Agrace Hospice and Palliative Care
Since 1978, Agrace has been a nonprofit, community-based health care agency dedicated to providing expert physical, emotional and spiritual support to patients and families dealing with advanced illness. Agrace is nationally recognized for its comprehensive in-home, inpatient, respite and residential care, and the hospice services Agrace HospiceCare provides in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities throughout south central Wisconsin (and soon in northern Illinois as well). Agrace serves more than 700 patients each day.
More than ever, people call on Agrace to provide services for their family members, friends, neighbors or colleagues.When you refer someone to Agrace, you are giving them a gift. You are giving them a gift of excellent care; an extraordinary financial gift; and most importantly, a gift of dignified, quality living. Because of you, Agrace is closer than ever to building a community in which exceptional care for serious illness is accepted, expected and available to all.
Our Mission: Agrace believes that individuals diagnosed with life-limiting illness deserve to live as fully as they can. Agrace’s mission, "Partnering with patients and families to improve quality of life throughout serious illness," embodies these core beliefs.
Our Vision: In pursuit of its mission, Agrace defines several organizational goals that further demonstrate its commitment to quality care and support. These service goals comprise Agrace's vision statement: To lead the evolution of hospice and palliative care through innovation, education and access—one patient, one family, one community at a time.
Our Values Statement: At Agrace, our values guide us. We share a responsibility and commitment to uphold the following values:
Compassion: We meet others where they are by being caring, respectful, accepting, patient, forgiving, empathetic
Integrity: We live our beliefs and commitments by being honest, reliable, authentic, genuine, trustworthy, courageous
Collaboration: We achieve remarkable things working together by being team players, generous, participative, open-minded, adaptable, humble
Excellence: We set the standard for world class by being quality-driven, service-driven, learners, teachers, committed to diversity, innovative
Stewardship: We respect, cherish, preserve and grow our resources of time, talent, treasures, environment, community, goodwill