Grant Recipients
Grant Type: 

Alive Hospice

$31,561
Grant Amount: $50,000 and under
Grant Term: 1 Year
Dec 1 2011

 Alive Hospice provides loving care to people with life-threatening illnesses, support to their families and service to the community in a spirit of enriching lives. Established in 1975, Alive Hospice is the oldest and only not-for-profit, community-based hospice in Middle Tennessee.  The grant requested will fund a portion of a fulltime Licensed Clinical Social Worker to provide bereavement comprehensive grief support services to 113 clients in 2012.  543 (90%) of the 603 individual counseling clients will develop an action plan outlining how they want to better manage their grief based on their functioning. 488 (90%) of the 543 individual counseling clients will accomplish at least one goal outlined in their action plan resulting in an increased ability to manage their grief.  402 (74%) of the 543 individual counseling clients will accomplish at least 60% of the goals outlined in their action plan resulting in an increased ability to manage their grief.

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