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Catawba Regional Hospice
Hospice care is intended to provide enhanced quality of life for people who are facing the last months of their lives. It seeks to offer comfort and support so that individuals diagnosed with a life-limiting illness can achieve peace of mind in the ways that matter to them. When at all possible, the care is provided at the person’s home or wherever he or she is most comfortable.

Jenkins Funeral Home is the closest funeral home to Catawba Valley Hospice House.  Carl Jenkins serves on the Board of Directors of Catawba Regional Hospice.  They have two locations:

Catawba Valley Hospice House
3975 Robinson Road
Newton, NC 28658

Sherrills Ford Hospice House
7473 Sherrills Ford Road
Sherrills Ford, NC 28673

 "In all the years of serving families in Catawba County, I have never heard a negative comment from a family about Hospice," says Carl Jenkins.

In addition to the bereavement services for the families we serve,  we have provided some helpful grief support links below:  

Crisis, Grief and Healing, the first interactive grief website on the internet, offers discussion boards, articles, book suggestions, and advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. The site’s founder, Tom Golden LCSW, has provided book excerpts and contact information to help those healing from loss.


Willowgreen offers support and information for those dealing with life transition & aging, illness & caregiving, loss & grief, and hope & spirituality.  The site offers advice, products, and inspirational materials.

Grief and Loss   

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.

Growth House  

Growth House is an award-winning website that offers international resources for life-threatening illnesses and end of life care. The site features hypertext topic pages that explain major issues across the spectrum of hospice and home care, palliative care, pain management, grief, death with dignity, and quality improvement. It also offers disease-specific guides, an online bookstore, and even their own radio station.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization   

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website provides a host of information and resources for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury and their caregivers.

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