UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

UnityPoint Hospice and Taylor House 

Fund Options

"Needs, Hopes and Dreams" - Contributions to this effort continue to make Taylor House a "home away from home" for patients and families.  The 10 year renovation, new landscaping, artwork throughout Taylor House, new spa tub are just a few examples of how this fund helps support UnityPoint Hospice and Taylor House. 

Legacies and Last Wishes Program - Since 2007, the Legacies and Last Wishes Fund has made a significant impact on the lives of many of our hospice patients and families.  Whether it is a special family-and-friends gathering or a visit  from a distant loved one, your donation  can help make a wish of a hospice patient become a reality. 

UnityPoint Hospice Patient Assistance Fund - Contributions to this fund allow us to never have to turn hospice patients away due to the inability to pay.  The assistance fund helps provide comfort, dignity and compassion to all of our patients and their families.

Comfort Therapies: Comfort therapies can help improve the quality of life by alleviating symptoms of pain and providing relaxation and comfort. Contributions to this fund helps provide hospice patients with a variety of different therapies that include: Massage, Music, and Animal-assisted Therapies it also includes Bereavement support. These programs would not be available without philanthropic
support.

Taylor House Wishing Tree: A donation to the Taylor House Wishing Tree helps to provide continued comfort and support to the current patients and families of Taylor House. New wishes are added to the tree as different needs arise throughout the year. These wishes include such items as folding chairs, sheets, beds, kitchen supplies, toiletries, and family games.