Since 1980, Tidewell has provided the highest quality care to patients and families living with advanced illness, while honoring human dignity and personal choice. Tidewell strives to treat the whole person — fulfilling physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs — and views the patient and his/her family as a unit.
You are invited to explore all the programs and services Tidewell has to offer. You will discover Tidewell is really about building relationships — providing the comfort and support to deal with complex and difficult issues while finding joy in each day.
Helping loved ones live every day to its fullest
Tidewell Hospice is a local, not-for-profit agency that provides a full range of programs and services to patients with advanced illness and their families throughout Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and DeSoto counties. Compassionate care and quality-of-life programs are available to anyone with advanced illness who needs and wants hospice care – regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, diagnosis, belief system or financial situation.
Tidewell is a partner all along your journey
The resources available in this section were designed specifically for our prospective patients and their caregivers. We realize this is a significant time in your life, and you probably have many questions. Please use the links on the Tidewell Hospice website to learn more about what to expect. As you read about the resources and interact with Tidewell Hospice staff, please feel free to ask questions. Knowing what to expect makes everyone more confident and better able to communicate at each step along the journey.
Tidewell Programs and Services:
Tidewell goes to the patients, treats pain and symptoms and eases emotional and spiritual suffering.
Transitions provides non-medical support, community resource information and practical assistance by Transitions coordinators and volunteers.
Tidewell Honors Veterans
This comprehensive program respectfully celebrates veterans and provides care that recognizes the unique challenges that may exist in military families.
Tidewell provides a peaceful place where professional staff is available 24/7 and a physician specializing in symptom control visits daily.
Tidewell offers a full array of special programs that bring quality of life to those with advanced illness.
All aspects of peoples’ lives are significant to Tidewell. Medical needs matter, but just as important are psychosocial and spiritual needs.
Tidewell’s Grief Education and Support Center offers free bereavement services, whether or not the loved one was a Tidewell patient.
Caring for Children
Tidewell helps young patients live life to its fullest while providing pain management and symptom control.
For more information about Tidewell Hospice, feel free to use any of the navigation bars below.
We also encourage you to contact us to schedule a discussion or appointment with a Cornerstone LifeCare Consultant about this or any of our other related Services.