Harmony House of Western MA

$540 of $600,000 goal

Raised by 8 people in 29 months
Amy Corcoran
for Harmony House of Western MA

Harmony House of Western Massachusetts is a home,
a hope, a 501(c)(3),
providing a unique approach to providing shelter with compassionate care for terminally ill individuals.

Our biggest and most immediate goal is to rebuild our home to meet the needs of those we serve.
We are currently operating out of a home that a local family has generously allowed us to use until we are able to renovate ours.

We purchased a foreclosed home that is in need of major renovations. The house is currently gutted to the studs. We need funding to continue the renovating process.

About Us:
Harmony House is a social-model home that provides trained caregivers, for those who have limited or no resources, lack a capable caregiver and are facing the end of their lives alone.
We are dedicated to maintaining the honor and dignity of each resident during the final stages of life.  We are a private home without government funding.  Under the social model of care, there is no government funding because we do not function as a medical facility. 
Medical care is provided by a separate team from one of the several licensed hospice agencies in the area which may receive payment from Medicaid or Medicare, but Harmony House does not receive reimbursement. Each resident comes to us with their hospice team; the Harmony House staff and volunteers assist the same way a family would.  We are simply a Home.  

How are we funded?:
Harmony House is funded by individual and corporate donations, fundraising and grants.

Why is this important?:
 Someday you may need us; right now, we need you.

The vision of Harmony House is to be a viable community resource. With your help, we will.

Please donate what you can.  Thank you!!
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Harmony House needs your donations. Please donate what you can, if you can. We run solely on donations, and our house is in need of major renovations. With your help, we can achieve our mission. We will provide free 24 hour care to terminally ill adult individuals. No one needs to die alone or lonely. We would love to become your "surrogate" family. Some day you may needs us; right now, we need you!
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$540 of $600,000 goal

Raised by 8 people in 29 months
Created May 5, 2016
Funds raised will benefit:
Harmony House of Western MA
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Holyoke, MA
EIN: 260263301
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Linda Burr
19 months ago

May God bless Harmony House with compassionate staff and volunteers, and continued support for a long time to come.

21 months ago
21 months ago
Charles Peloquin
21 months ago

Merry Christmas Momma Ruth from Chuck, Angie and Abigail. God Bless you and all you do through Harmony House. May 2017 be a blessed year!

Stephen & Patti LeBlanc
22 months ago

Ruth, thank you for all your help with our mother at her time in need. The LeBlanc Family

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