Ascend Hospice



Ascend Hospice, formerly Care Alternatives, is committed to providing extremely exceptional care and services with integrity and compassion. Founded in 1995, Ascend Hospice is a nondenominational, multicultural hospice and palliative care provider built on the belief that hospice services should reflect the life we live – one lived fully and with dignity.


With offices in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri, California and Virginia, the company currently provides care for approximately 850 patients in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, hospitals and private homes.

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Dedicated to a holistic approach, Ascend Hospice’s expert interdisciplinary teams provide state-of-the art hospice care, including pain control and symptom management through holistic and traditional therapies, as well as emotional support for patients and families.

Hospice is never an easy decision to make. At Ascend Hospice, we truly understand this challenging situation you and your loved ones are facing. That’s why we’re dedicated to helping you manage this difficult time with dignity and love through attentive, individualized programs, services and alternative therapies. At Ascend, we embrace a holistic and personalized approach, caring for the whole person: mind, body and spirit.

Ascend Hospice
365 West Passaic Street Rochelle Park, New Jersey 07662