Health and Wellness

End of Life Care

Martha's Vineyard

HopeHealth / HopeHospice
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
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Hope Hospice is here to provide trusted care and support. With over 30 years of experience caring for thousands of people coping with life-limiting illness — we’re here for you, wherever you are, whenever you need us... See More

Rabbi Yosef P. Glassman, MD
Yosef Glassman
Phone: 617-610-9416
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In home holistic MD geriatric consultation for geriatric patients and children of aging parents. See More

Threshold Choir
Cheryl Burns
Phone: 508-693-8214
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Our goal is to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying. A calm and focused presence at the bedside, with gentle voices, simple songs, and sincere kindness, can be soothing and reassuring to clients, family, and caregivers alike... See More

Vineyard Medical Care
Lena Prisco, PhD
Phone: 508-693-4400
Fax: 508-693-2098
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Primary care with daily walk-in availability. We provide many primary services including diabetic foot care and take all major insurance plans... See More

Off Island

Death Cafe
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At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts
Phone: 617-859-7990
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As a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral, including directories for green burials and family-directed and home Funerals–the Funeral Consumers Alliance: Provides members with information about laws, practices and forms pertaining to death, burial, cremation, anatomical gifts and related subjects... See More

HopeHealth
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
Email Us
Visit our website

HopeHealth has been enhancing the quality of life for people experiencing serious illness and loss for more than 35 years... See More

International End of Life Doula Association
Phone: 201-540-9049
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Birth doulas have been supporting women through childbirth since the 1980s. In 2003, Henry Fersko-Weiss, co-founder of INELDA, adapted the philosophy, tools, and approaches used by birth doulas to create a program with a new kind of doula, an end-of-life doula, to support and guide people through the dying process... See More

Massachusetts Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
Phone: 617-753-8066
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MOLST is a standardized medical order form for use by clinicians caring for patients with serious advancing illnesses... See More

Medline Plus / End of Life Issues
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Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes... See More

NIH / End of Life: Helping with Comfort and Care
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End of Life: Helping With Comfort and Care is a publication is based on research, such as that supported by the National Institute on Aging, part of the National Institutes of Health, that hopes to make the unfamiliar territory of death slightly more comfortable for everyone involved... See More

Private Agency / Privatus Care Solutions
Bonnie Penfold
Phone: 508-534-1370
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Private Care Management company specializing in supporting lifestyle and personal preferences See More

The Conversation Project
Harriet Warshaw
Phone: 617-301-4868
Email Us
Visit our website

The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care... See More
Health and Wellness

End of Life Care

Martha's Vineyard

HopeHealth / HopeHospice
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
Email Us
Visit our website

Hope Hospice is here to provide trusted care and support. With over 30 years of experience caring for thousands of people coping with life-limiting illness — we’re here for you, wherever you are, whenever you need us... See More

Rabbi Yosef P. Glassman, MD
Yosef Glassman
Phone: 617-610-9416
Email Us

In home holistic MD geriatric consultation for geriatric patients and children of aging parents. See More

Threshold Choir
Cheryl Burns
Phone: 508-693-8214
Visit our website

Our goal is to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying. A calm and focused presence at the bedside, with gentle voices, simple songs, and sincere kindness, can be soothing and reassuring to clients, family, and caregivers alike... See More

Vineyard Medical Care
Lena Prisco, PhD
Phone: 508-693-4400
Fax: 508-693-2098
Email Us
Visit our website

Primary care with daily walk-in availability. We provide many primary services including diabetic foot care and take all major insurance plans... See More

Off Island

Death Cafe
Visit our website

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts
Phone: 617-859-7990
Visit our website

As a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral, including directories for green burials and family-directed and home Funerals–the Funeral Consumers Alliance: Provides members with information about laws, practices and forms pertaining to death, burial, cremation, anatomical gifts and related subjects... See More

HopeHealth
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
Email Us
Visit our website

HopeHealth has been enhancing the quality of life for people experiencing serious illness and loss for more than 35 years... See More

International End of Life Doula Association
Phone: 201-540-9049
Email Us
Visit our website

Birth doulas have been supporting women through childbirth since the 1980s. In 2003, Henry Fersko-Weiss, co-founder of INELDA, adapted the philosophy, tools, and approaches used by birth doulas to create a program with a new kind of doula, an end-of-life doula, to support and guide people through the dying process... See More

Massachusetts Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
Phone: 617-753-8066
Visit our website

MOLST is a standardized medical order form for use by clinicians caring for patients with serious advancing illnesses... See More

Medline Plus / End of Life Issues
Visit our website

Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes... See More

NIH / End of Life: Helping with Comfort and Care
Visit our website

End of Life: Helping With Comfort and Care is a publication is based on research, such as that supported by the National Institute on Aging, part of the National Institutes of Health, that hopes to make the unfamiliar territory of death slightly more comfortable for everyone involved... See More

Private Agency / Privatus Care Solutions
Bonnie Penfold
Phone: 508-534-1370
Email Us
Visit our website

Private Care Management company specializing in supporting lifestyle and personal preferences See More

The Conversation Project
Harriet Warshaw
Phone: 617-301-4868
Email Us
Visit our website

The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care... See More