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About BridgingLife

For more than 35 years, Carroll Hospice has delivered nationally recognized, compassionate care to patients and their families in our community. Now, as BridgingLife, we’ve expanded our services across the region to help guide your journey in more ways than ever before. BridgingLife serves the Greater Baltimore region, Carroll and Frederick Counties and Southern Pennsylvania.

Your family can depend on the BridgingLife team to go the distance when it comes to delivering uniquely personal care for your loved ones. Discover all the ways we are here to help your family.

Our Philosophy

  • Provide patients with palliative care and effective pain symptom management
  • Help patients experience peace, comfort and dignity during the end stage of life
  • Promote a caring community sensitive to the needs of hospice patients and their families
  • Support family members and other caregivers in their efforts to care for their loved one
  • Coordinate community resources to ensure continuity of care
  • Offer grief support to families

Our Mission

BridgingLife is non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients needing end-of-life care, allowing them to live as fully and comfortably as possible by providing quality palliative care, pain and symptom management, and support for their families.

What Makes BridgingLife Different?

  • Care that exceeds state and national benchmarks in quality
  • An expert team of nurses and aides who are certified in end-of-life care
  • A support system of spiritual care workers, social workers, volunteers and more to meet your every need
  • Personalized life reviews to understand—and tailor our care around—your loved one’s favorite memories and hobbies
  • We Honor Veterans program to celebrate veterans in our care
  • Unique comfort measures, like pet therapy
  • A non-profit organization dedicated to providing hospice care to all regardless of insurance coverage or financial situation
  • Provides hospital-quality care in the setting that’s right for your loved one—and throughout the region
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BridgingLife Careers and Volunteers

We’re always looking for compassionate, empathetic and dedicated professionals to help our patients find comfort in their remaining time.

How We Can Help

We offer a complete range of services that cover every stage of hospice care needs.

Palliative Care

Ensure comfort for loved ones who are facing a long-term health condition

Home Hospice Care

The sooner you call, the more we can do to maximize your loved one’s stay at home

Inpatient Hospice Care

Offered at the Dove House in Westminster or the inpatient units at Northwest and Sinai hospitals

In-Facility Care

In-facility care for loved ones in nursing homes and assisted living communities

Grief Support

Includes support groups, counseling and more—all grief and family support services are open to the community, even families who are not in our care


Education and Support Groups

We offer resources for patients as well as their loved ones and caregivers to help navigate the challenges of hospice, palliative care and grief.

Referral Information

If you know a loved one or patient who would benefit from BridgingLife’s services, you can quickly and easily make an online referral today.


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