Special Events

Hospice of San Luis Obispo County is a local 501c3, non-medical, hospice - providing support for anyone experiencing the impact of a life threatening illness or grieving the death of a loved one.

Since 1977, Hospice SLO has touched the lives of thousands of individuals by providing support through grief counseling, respite care, support groups, community outreach, and resources for individuals caring for loved ones in their own homes. As a volunteer hospice organization, all Hospice SLO services are provided free of charge. This is made possible only through the support of donations and special events such as the ones below.

Your attendence at our events can be tax-deductible, Our Non-Profit Federal Tax I.D. No. is #95-3195126.

“…these lights will shine in honor of those we love.”

Join us in remembering loved ones during our annual Light Up A Life season. The lantern symbolizes light as we are guided through life’s journey. There are three ways to support Hospice of San Luis Obispo County and illuminate the memory of your loved one, honor someone living, or simply elect Hospice SLO County for your end-of-year giving. With your help, lights will shine during our Light Up A Life season.

As a volunteer hospice, Hospice SLO County does not charge any fees for the services we provide. For 40 years, we have relied on the generous support of the community to continue our work to address the emotional, social and practical needs of those coping with a life-threatening illness or grieving the death of a loved one.

No estas solo. Únase a la comunidad de sobrevivientes de pérdidas de suicidio para encontrar consuelo y ganar entendimiento mientras compartimos historias de curación y esperanza.

Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope. This year’s event will be held in both English and Spanish.