Hospice of Humboldt provides heartfelt end of life care and…

  • A NEW HOPE.  When further treatment is no longer the right answer, Hospice can provide new hope for a comfortable, peaceful end of life with dignity.
  • PATIENT CENTERED CARE.  Hospice focuses on the patient’s goals and wishes at all times.  Whether he or she chooses to die in restful solitude or surrounded by loved ones, at home or in a hospital, Hospice care is always patient-centered.
  • CLINICAL EXPERTISE.  Our Medical Director and Nursing Staff have specialized training in comfort care and end of life symptom management.  Our Medical Social Workers provide support and practical information on issues facing families when a loved one is dying.  Our Spiritual Counselors provide solace and a listening heart to all patients, of every denomination, who wish it.


To provide heartfelt end of life care and grief support services to all who need them in northern Humboldt County.


Call our Admissions department at 707-445-5042 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) to learn more about our services, eligibility, how Hospice services are paid for or to schedule a free Information Visit. Our staff is available to answer any questions you may have.

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Teen Grief Group Eight Week Group begins Wednesday, September 21, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. The final group meets October 26. The Hospice Grief Support Group for Teens is a safe and supportive environment where teens can share with other teens and participate in art activities that will be focused on healing and honoring loved ones teens have lost. To register, call Autumn or Gretchen at 267-9801.

Free Advance Directive Workshop Saturday, November 12, 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Who will speak for you when you can’t speak for yourself? Led by Hospice Community Outreach Nurse Educator, Karen Giacomini, this workshop will prepare attendees to make choices in advance of a crisis. To register, call 707-445-8443.

Community Arts Gathering Navigating Days of Special Significance: Saturday, November 19, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sometimes a whole season or type of weather brings forth more acute grief. We will have the opportunity to search out, name, and plan for these days and create an individual “survival kit” for difficult days. To register, call 707-267-9801.

Saturday Morning Slipper Club meets at new Hospice offices 3327 Timber Fall Court.  Held in Eureka every Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m. in the Grief Support Center, 3327 Timber Fall Court.

New Grief Support Services telephone: 707-267-9801

FREE weekly grief support groups are available in Arcata, Eureka, McKinleyville and Fortuna. Click here for more information.