Pennsylvania Foundation for Home Care and Hospice

Gifts with Great Returns!

The Pennsylvania Foundation for Home Care and Hospice is a non-profit organization that funds training, education and scholarship opportunities for the home health, hospice and homecare workforce. The Foundation promotes community awareness and increased understanding of the benefits of home health services through educational seminars and workshops.

Consider a tax-deductible contribution to the Pennsylvania Foundation for Home Care and Hospice and help make training and education more accessible and affordable for Pennsylvania's homecare and hospice workforce. The Foundation operates with the generous support of PHA members.

If your contribution is in honor of or in memory of someone, please let us know on the contribution form. Click here to make a contribution. 

United Health Foundation Awards $750,000 Grant; Funds Used to Source PPE and Develop COVID-19 Education for Home-Based Care Providers

Last month, the Pennsylvania Foundation for Home Care and Hospice received a $750,000 grant to support home-based care providers and workers in responding to COVID-19 in Pennsylvania. The foundation has begun to purchase and distribute critically needed PPE to home-based care providers across the Commonwealth. Distribution of PPE will continue in the coming weeks. In addition to providing much-needed PPE, the Foundation is also developing a series of training videos specific to COVID-19. These will be shared on My Learning Center in the coming weeks. Stay tuned for more information!

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To date, the Foundation has funded:

  • Monetary award for the Pennsylvania Direct Care Worker of the Year since 2009
  • First-ever Nightingale Award for Community Nursing in 2012
  • GPS units for nearly 100 frontline workers to help guide their travels from home-to-home, in cities and towns across Pennsylvania
  • Discounted educational programming and travel reimbursements for homecare staff