The Care Dimensions Hospice House is a peaceful place offering 24/7 clinical support for the patient. That allows families to spend quality time with their loved one.
Twenty years after his wife Cheryl was on hospice, John Sacramone and his family honor her memory while also celebrating new beginnings.Read more
Education has always been at the center of Charlotte Mason’s life. So when she was diagnosed with stomach cancer at age 75, she wanted to learn all she could about her disease and this new phase of her life.Read more
For more than 50 years, Barbara Swenson put her family’s needs first. At age 83 and living with Alzheimer’s disease, Barbara now has her family and Care Dimensions to ensure she has what she needs to live at home with dignity and without pain.Read more
John Shapiro was motivated to help others who need additional caregiving support at home, but do not have the resources available to secure extra help. He approached Care Dimensions with the offer to fund the provision of private home health aides to supplement care and support that some families desperately need.Read more
Palliative care offers a much-needed layer of assistance to patients and families that can reduce hospitalizations and emergency room visits by better managing symptoms at home.Read more
Margaret Taddeo died last February, and this will be her family's first holiday season without her. There was never a doubt that they would carry on a Tree of Lights tradition in her memory.Read more
Maryjane Long, a long-time supporter of the Tree of Lights, has lit many lights in the names of her family members and friends. “I was forever changed by my first Tree of Lights experience in Gloucester. I realized it is a wondrous way to remember all the people I met as a Care Dimensions volunteer."Read more
Since 1978, Care Dimensions, formerly Hospice of the North Shore, has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in over 100 communities in Massachusetts.