Calling it your own:
In addition to naming the Hospice House, donors may also name areas and items in the facility as a way to permanently recognize their commitment to serving others or memorialize a loved one in some way.
Hospice House: SECU Hospice House
This inpatient facility will have rooms large enough to accommodate overnight stays by family members and places for families and friends to gather. Share meals and time together with each other and their loved one. It will offer the highest level of impatient hospice care through therapeutic social, emotional, spiritual and grief support.
Hospice House Campus: $250,000
The campus itself will include parking areas, paths, and other amenities to support patients, families, caregivers, and pets.
Patient Wing: $250,000
This will be a nondenominational chapel to accommodate private services for families and friends. It will also serve as a quiet room for friends and family to gain comfort from their faith and each other.
The kitchen will be a place where family and friends can prepare snacks and meals.
Dining Room: $100,000
Enjoy a leisurely lunch or formal dinner with family and friends (shared space with the Living Room).
Living Room: $100,000
Rachel Friday/Jeff Schenck Family Room
This will be a homelike environment featuring a fireplace for patients, families and visitors to gather.
Patient Suites (2 Available): $100,000
Maki Patient Suite - In Memory of George & Elizabeth Maki
Suite 2 - Florence & Claudia Mauboules Patient Suite
Suite 3 - John Ben Stewart, MD Patient Suite
Suite 4 - Under Consideration
Each patient suite is comfortably designed with family seating/sleeping, private bathroom and porch.
Philip L. Van Every Foundation Foyer
This is the first area inside the hospice house that patients and visitors will see. It is the location where all visitors check in and are greeted.
Sun/Screen Room - Lorraine and Ron Fisher Sun/Screen Room
Community Room (Lower Level) - $75,000
Angel Room: $50,000
The angel room is especially designed to support the staff and volunteers that care for the hospice house, patients, and their loved ones. There will be lockers, break area, and cots.
Patio outside of Kitchen: $50,000
Family Laundry Room: $50,000
Entegra Bank Front Porch
Conference Room: Under Consideration
Home Care Staff Office: $50,000
This prominent area is the central area for the specially trained professional and volunteer staff that is caring for the patients and their families.
Staff Kitchenette: $25,000
Dictation Room: $25,000
Used by Hospice House staff to privately record patient-related information.
Open Air Porch beyond Sun/Screen Room: $25,000
Public Rest Room: $25,000
HHFWNC Office (Lower Level): $25,000
Back Patio (Lower Level): $25,000
Freisem/Mast Gazebo – In memory of Jane Freisem
Storage/Supply Room: Under Consideration
Rooms for maintaining such things as linens, carts, and office, housekeeping and medical supplies.
SECU Hospice House in Franklin will also don a Wall of Honor recognizing those who gave from their heart to bring this hospice inpatient facility to our rural mountain region. The Wall will recognize donors whose cumulative giving to Hospice House Foundation of WNC totals $1,000 or more. Click here to see Wall of Honor.