When you choose Genesis Hospice, you choose to live your life with quality, comfort, compassionate support and dignity.
You or a loved one may be eligible for hospice care during the end stages of a life-limiting illness such as:
•ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
•Chronic respiratory illness
•Liver or kidney failure
Receive hospice care anywhere you call home, including a family member's house, a nursing home or an assisted living residence. The hospice team will visit regularly and a hospice nurse is available 24/7 to answer questions or assist with medical concerns.
If you need more care than can be provided at home, ask about staying at the Morrison House.
You may receive hospice care for an unlimited amount of time, depending on the course of the illness. If you believe hospice is a good option now, but change your mind later, you may stop receiving hospice services at any time. Resuming hospice care is as easy as a phone call to our office.
Get comprehensive care from a hospice team dedicated to meeting your physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs. Count on us encourage, support and train family members to care for loved ones. We're here to support you around the clock.
Talking to a friend or support person can help relieve the stress you're going through. Genesis offers support services and support groups to help you during a difficult time
Caregivers Support Group
A caregivers support group is available for anyone in our community caring for a loved one. Your loved one could be a hospice patient,a child with a mental/physical handicap or anyone with a mental/physical handicap. Martha Purkey,a volunteer at Genesis Hospice,helps lead the group.
The caregivers support group,called,Therapeutic Thursdays,meets the third Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Carr Center,1035 Beverly Ave.,Zanesville. The Carr Center will provide adult day care for the loved one of the caregiver attending the support group. To register,call the Carr Center at (740) 453-5417.
Grieving is a personal experience. Depending on who you are and the nature of your loss,your process of grieving will be different from another persons. We are here to help you through your grief journey. Please note that the dates of some of the regularly scheduled meetings may change due to holidays. For more information,call (740) 454-5364 or 800-953-7673.