Lower Cape Fear Hospice Mercy Care’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 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Coping with the death of a spouse or partner – New Hanover

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a no cost grief program for those coping with the death of a spouse or partner. The group will meet Mondays, April 16-May 21, from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Dr.…

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  2. May 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

    Living with grief – Leland

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a no cost grief program, Living with Grief: Growth and Education for Adults Coping with Grief. It will be Wednesdays, April 11-May 23, from 11:30-1:30 p.m., at the Leland…

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