FairHoPe Hospice and Palliative Care Inc.
We Celebrate Life! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
The Pickering House
282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130
"Built by the Community, For the Community"
FairHoPe Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is proud to introduce the
latest addition to our services with the construction of The Pickering
The Pickering House is a home-like setting situated on approximately 40 picturesque
acres for our patients to enjoy. Views of nature and the quiet wooded setting will make
patients feel right at home!
A few of the special
The Pickering House include:
∑ 12 patient rooms
∑ Family lounge with kitchenette for
families to use
∑ Family parlor
∑ Two three-season porches
∑ Great Room
Type of Care Will Be Offered?
While most Hospice patients wish to remain at home, sometimes an alternate plan
is needed. Thatís
where The Pickering House comes in! Patients may be admitted for:
∑ Short-term pain and symptom management
∑ Imminent death
∑ Time for care-giving arrangements to be
Prior to admission to The Pickering House, the Hospice Team will meet with the family
to determine the best care plan for our patients.
in Becoming Involved?
There are many ways you may become involved! Naming opportunities are still available!
Opportunities range from patient rooms to walking trails to all areas in between.
To inquire about current naming opportunities, please
contact us at (740) 475-0699.
Volunteers are also needed! We are looking for volunteers who may be interested in
assisting in various roles at The Pickering House! From answering phones and greeting
guests to visiting with patients and families - we would love to have you as part of our
Hospice Volunteer Team! Call our office to receive your Volunteer Application today!
Grand Opening Celebration February 2007
Thank you to everyone who attended our Grand Opening!
We are honored you helped us create our hospice house
built by the community, for the community!
Special thanks to our Steering Committee: Virginia Pickering, Dr. Gordon Snider, E. C.
Babbert, Carolyn Fisher, Donna Householder, Sam Hurley, Dee Mowry, Janet Schmeltzer,
and Frank R. Smith.
In Loving Memory
VIRGINIA LEIGH PICKERING
1928 - 2008