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Hospice Resources

It's the goal of Wheaton Franciscan Hospice for you and your family to achieve quality of life through emotional and spiritual support as well as physical comfort. That's why we compiled resources for patients, their families and providers.

For more information about hospice resources and support, please request a consultation or call 1-800-304-7837 or 414-874-6170.

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