Quick Facts

Our Mission:
Enriching life for those with advanced illness

Our Vision:
To be an innovative leader in providing hospice, palliative care & grief support


Hospice & Palliative Care of the Piedmont is your community non-profit network of care that provides expert, life-changing health care for those living with advanced illnesses.  Serving Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda counties since 1981.

  • Inpatient Hospice Care
  • In-Home Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Bereavement Services

Here some details about our people and our programs.

  • We have been a non-profit, community based hospice for more than 35 years.
  • Twenty local members comprise our board of directors, and they all serve on a volunteer basis.
  • We serve the service areas of Self Regional Healthcare and Abbeville Area Medical Center.
  • More than 220 local caring volunteers help enhance the services we provide to patients and family members.
  • We employ more than 58 trained staff including 20 licensed nurses, four certified Hospice and Palliative Care nurses, four licensed social workers, three physicians (all are certified in Hospice & Palliative Medicine), one clinical chaplain and one certified Hospice & Palliative Care Administrator.
  • We maintain an established grief counseling and support program.
  • Project Hope – an extensive youth grief education program including school-based support groups and weekend long Camp Celebrate Hope.
  • Inpatient contract with Self Regional Healthcare and Abbeville Area Medical Center.
  • Agreement with local long term care facilities: Magnolia Manor, Wesley Commons and NHC Greenwood.
  • Serve patients in Assisted Living Facilities: Ashley House, Sterling House, Morningside and Eden Gardens.
  • 15-bed Hospice House…built with dedicated community support.
  • Partnership with Self Regional Healthcare offering palliative care consult services.