Counties Served: New Castle, Kent
For more information or to make a referral, call:
256 Chapman Rd., #102
Newark, DE 19702-5417
Agency Phone: 302-737-7080
Agency Fax: 302-737-7282
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The Heartland Experience means trying to exceed your expectations in every way. As part of our commitment to excellence, we measure the level of our service so that we can enrich the lives of our patients and the people who love them by delivering services that best meet their needs.
Heartland Hospice collaborates with a variety of health care partners and organizations within our community to help improve access to high-quality care. Some of our Partners in Care include:
Every day, our hospice agencies receive recognition for the care they have provided to a patient or someone’s loved one. Many tell us they don't have the words to describe their appreciation and simply say "Thanks." Below are comments and letters from patients and family members sharing their gratitude.
Heartland Hospice Serving Delaware and Heartland Hospice House In-Patient Unit (IPU) recently received the Dr. Madeline Lambrecht Community Excellence in End-of-Life Care Award by the Delaware End-of-Life Coalition (DEOLC) during their 2015 Excellence Awards dinner. The Excellence Awards are designed to recognize outstanding health care professionals who have demonstrated excellence in the delivery of end-of-life care in hospice, long-term care, acute care and community settings.
To read more about the awards ceremony, click here.
At Heartland, we consider our involvement with patients a sacred opportunity and a privilege to be in their lives. We depend on our hospice volunteers to help us provide the love, respect and care our patients and their families need.
Our volunteers help enrich the lives of our patients by:
To become a hospice volunteer, click here to download and complete the volunteer form on a desktop computer. Once completed, save and email the form to our Heartland staff (if you use Microsoft Outlook, please use this link instead). You may also print out the form and complete it by hand, then fax it to 302-737-7282 or mail it to our agency. We will contact you once the form has been received. If you have any questions, please call our agency.