Why Choose St. Croix Hospice
Local St. Croix Hospice caregivers live in the communities they serve, providing in-person care for hospice patients wherever they call home, including private residences, nursing homes and assisted living facilities in and around Des Plaines, IL and the surrounding Chicago metro area. We bring our expert care directly to you.
Services We Offer
EXPERT CLINICAL CARE
Our holistic hospice model puts our Chicago area patients at the center, surrounded by an expert hospice team in Des Plaines who provide comprehensive physical, emotional and spiritual support.Learn about Expert Clinical Care
Hospice care includes support for loved ones to address end-of-life questions, help with advance care plans, respite and vigil care, and offer bereavement support.Learn about Family Support
LIGHTHOUSE END-OF-LIFE PLANNING PROGRAM
Our Lighthouse End-of-Life Planning Program can light the way for your loved ones to support your healthcare wishes when you are unable to speak for yourself and handle your affairs when you are gone.Learn about the Lighthouse End-of-Life Planning Program
INTOUCH FAMILY CONNECTION PROGRAM
We provide you and your loved ones with tools, technology and support to keep you connected, even when you’re apart.Learn about Intouch Family Connection Program
NORTH STAR DEMENTIA PROGRAM™
Proactive symptom management for hospice patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia-related disorders to provide a safe environment and improved quality of life for patients and caregivers.Learn about the North Star Dementia Program™
VOYAGE VIGIL PROGRAM™
We increase the care team presence at the bedside when signs and symptoms indicate a patient is approaching their final days.Learn about the Voyage Vigil Program™
We're always on the lookout for passionate professionals to join our hospice care team. From Hospice Aides to Registered Nurses, all team members are offered a competitive salary and benefits package.See Open Positions
As part of the St. Croix Hospice North Star Dementia Program staff are Dementia Care Certified by the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI).