One of the distinctive qualities about hospice is its commitment to address the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient AND family members. This broad and deep perspective allows us to take our mission of healing in very creative directions. We are proud to offer the following specialty programs to better serve the needs of the Central Indiana community.
We Honor Veterans
Guardian Angel Hospice is a proud level four partner of NHPCO We Honor Veterans program. We value the opportunity, as a community partner in thirty counties, to provide consistent access to world class end-of-life services and education. For more information on We Honor Veterans, visit their website here.
Click here to learn more about our Veteran to Veteran Volunteer program.Return to top
At Guardian Angel Hospice, we believe in providing the best journey possible for each patient and their loved ones. We continuously seek and develop traditional and nontraditional ways to provide peace and comfort with dignity. Aromatherapy, the therapeutic use of natural extracted plant oils, provides psychological and physical comfort. With our on-staff Certified Aromatherapist, we have developed a physician approved therapy program, including Personal Care Angels certified in Aromatherapy, specialized oil blends and our Angel Touch technique which utilizes oils with therapeutic touch for optimal comfort.
Specialized blends have been created by our Certified Aromatherapist for promotion of symptom control and comfort.
Angel Comfort – Supports in time of pain
Angel Rest – May promote a more restful sleep
Angel Calm – May help relieve nausea
Angel Relief – May promote healthy bowel function
Angel Peace – Supports a peaceful wellbeing
If you have questions about the use of essential oils, please call 800.338.4043 and speak with our Certified Aromatherapist.Return to top
Angel Touch for Comfort
Angel Touch is a type of structured and rhythmic therapeutic touch with specialized lotion for the relief of physical and psychological symptoms related to hospice. Angel Touch was developed for our exclusive use in collaboration with Licensed Massage Therapist, Debbie Miller and on-staff Certified Aromatherapist, Ocean Sharp.
Angel Touch may offer…
• Deep relaxation
• Reduced Pain
• Intimate patient and caregiver connection
• Reduced Anxiety
• Comfort during life’s final journey