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Partners Hope Foundation holds November Hospice Month workshops
PHF and partners will hold four workshops offering meaningful learning and dialogue about end-of-life topics and advance care planning. The free events held at the Missoula Public Library are facilitated by leading professionals. We welcome all community members across life stages and professions.
UM Humanities hosts Re-imagining Death series at the Missoula Library
Happening through December 2022. Join PHF partners, the UM Humanities Institute and the Missoula Public Library, for a series of informal talks, lectures, film screenings and book club events designed to engage our community in discussions about death, dying and loss.
Where is the Best Place to Die?
Nonprofit looks to build end-of-life center in Missoula
Opinion column by Annick Smith: Partners Hope Foundation
The End Well movement: making the end of life part of life
Sacred Dying: providing spiritual aid to the dying and loved ones
What Makes Life Worth Living in the Face of Death?
Western Montana's first end-of-life facility planned for Missoula
In March 2021, Partners Hope Foundation announced the donation of five acres of land by the Terry and Patt Payne family. The property located on Union Pacific Street near the Reserve Street corridor will be the future home of the end-of-life center.
Is End of Life Its Own Stage of Life?
Deborah Carr, professor of sociology at Boston University who has studied death and dying throughout her career, shares her thoughts about well-being at the end of life and embracing this period as a distinct life stage.
Find Your Harbor
Sacramento’s Joshua’s House is the first hospice for the homeless on the West Coast and only the eighth in the country — inspired by Marlene von Friederichs-Fitzwater’s grandson, Joshua, who died on the streets at the age of 34.