Lower Cape Fear Hospice’s highly trained physicians, medical team, social workers, chaplains and volunteers provide the most comprehensive and highest level of quality care in the region. We serve you and your family with compassion, dignity, comfort and respect.



Quality, comprehensive and compassionate care focused on comfort and quality of life rather than cure; for those with a life expectancy of six month or less.


Extra layer of care and support for those facing serious illness including cancer, COPD, diabetes, dementia, heart and renal disease.


Compassionate individual and group counseling; workshops, camps and programs for all.


Tailored presentations, resources, and encouraging conversations on all aspects of end-of-life care including advance care planning.

OUR MISSION: Lower Cape Fear Hospice is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the highest level of care and comfort to patients with life-limiting illness; support and counseling to families; and education to the community.

News & Events

  1. May 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Volunteer Training – New Hanover

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice is in need of volunteers to help families in New Hanover County. Hospice volunteers help patients where they live—in their homes, nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Volunteers can also give…

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  2. May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Healing for Those Who Have Lost a Spouse or Partner – New Hanover

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a grief program for those coping with the death of a spouse or partner. The group will meet Wednesdays, May 17-June 21 from noon-2:00 pm at Phillips Lifecare &…

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