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Associate Member Spotlight: The Elizabeth Hospice

The Elizabeth Hospice has been a trusted community resource for adult and pediatric hospice, palliative care, and grief support services in San Diego County and southwest Riverside County for more than 44 years. Their services have touched the lives of more than 120,000 children and adults facing the challenges of advanced severe illnesses. They ensure medical, emotional, and spiritual care is available to all who need their services regardless of their financial situation. As a local independent nonprofit hospice, The Elizabeth Hospice delivers a wide range of services. These services include a dedicated pediatric hospice team experienced in the unique needs of children. They also include serving as a community resource for grief support to anyone grieving the death of a significant person in their life. Their grief care is a center of excellence for our organization. They offer the most comprehensive children’s bereavement program in San Diego and Southwest Riverside counties. A patient affiliation is not required to receive grief support.  

The Elizabeth Hospice aspires to a world where every life ends with compassion, dignity, and peace.   For additional information, visit The Elizabeth Hospice website or contact President and CEO Sarah McSpadden at or (760) 737-2050.