to live every moment fully, to embrace before letting go, to find dignity, comfort and peace


We welcome your stories, thoughts and feelings about your experiences at Solvay Hospice House. Please feel free to e-mail us.

“You have no idea how often we think of you and the wonderful care you gave our father! God has given each of you such a gift of service to the dying and solace to their families.”

—Joe and Mary D.

“Words cannot express the appreciation my family and I feel for the compassionate and loving care that my husband received at the Solvay Hospice House. God bless all of you who touched his life during his last days.”

—Barbara G.

“We are so happy that mom’s last days were spent in such a loving and peaceful place. I call it a little piece of Heaven. You are all very special people and I can’t thank you enough for your kindness to my mom and our family at a very sad time.

I know she is at peace now and without pain. That gives me strength.

—Florence B.

“Thank you so much for your service and care for my client during her time at Solvay. You have an amazing staff—patient, kind and helpful. I was very impressed with your facility and have encouraged many workers to look into your facility.”

—Melanie S., social worker

“Volunteering at the Solvay Hospice House has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. Whether it be helping the nurses with patients or playing a game of cribbage with a family member, I know that what I do helps in some way. I wouldn’t trade this experience for anything!”

—Lindsay, age 19, volunteer