Since 2001, The Denver Hospice has been partnered with Selian Lutheran Hospice in Arusha, Tanzania (East Africa). Being partnered with an African hospice involves a two-way exchange of ideas and approaches to hospice, and also a commitment by the US hospice to give moral, educational and financial support. We also have staff trips to visit Selian every two years.
Your Gift of $25 / month will take care of key needs of one person at Selian Hospice in Tanzania -- Please Join Us In Helping Support Selian Hospice in East Africa.
The cost of Healthcare Cost for 1 person in the USA, takes care of over 200 PEOPLE at Selian Hospice in Tanzania -- $10,000. Join me In Helping Support Selian Hospice in East Africa.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has been funding most of Selian’s palliative care program since 2006. In October of 2015, deep cuts in funding were announced, and by the end of 2016, USAID will no longer be a funder because of changes in funding priorities. Selian Hospice program has announced drastic cuts to their program, and they will now only be able to serve a couple hundred truly end-of-life patients. Care for the thousands of palliative care patients who were receiving support...