800-789-0586 (toll-free)
6045 Peters Creek Rd., Roanoke, VA 24019

the seriously ill
and their families

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How We Can Help

  • Home visits with a nurse
  • Bathing and grooming
  • Emotional-spiritual support
  • Help for family caregivers
  • Managing pain and other symptoms
  • Coordination of services
  • Educational resources
  • 24/7 telephone support

Your local experts in family caregiving and serious illness
Serving the Roanoke and Lynchburg region since 1994

Join our Staff

For a career you can love
with a team full of heart.
Work with the best!


Give the gift of service to help families during this very tender life passage.

It's all about caring

Let us support you on your journey

For Patients and Families

Family-owned and operated since 1994, Gentle Shepherd Hospice has been providing Christ-centered care tailored to the needs of patients and families in the Roanoke and Lynchburg region.

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For Health Care Providers

Do you value same day admissions? Our highly experienced team is dedicated to giving you and your patients a quick response. Serving Roanoke, Lynchburg and surrounding communities, we are the region's hospice-of-choice for end-of-life care.

For Discharge Planners

If you are looking to reduce readmissions, our seasoned staff is ready to support your patients at home with active symptom management so they are no longer dashing to the ER. Working with family caregivers, we make sure they have the resources they need to ease their loved one's anxiety, pain and difficult symptoms.

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For Potential Employees

The members of our team feel a calling to provide compassionate service for our patients and their families. As a family-owned business, we are a family-friendly employer, offering flexible schedules to meet your needs. If you have a calling to serve the seriously ill, we'd welcome the opportunity to discuss meaningful career opportunities at Gentle Shepherd Hospice.