the seriously ill
and their families
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
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.
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.
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.