We want to give light to a wonderful local organization, PASCON. Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket is a specialized health care program dedicated to providing excellent physical, psychological, social, and spiritual care for persons with life-threatening illness and their families. Services are provided through an interdisciplinary team of professionals and volunteers and focus on alleviating physical, emotional, and spiritual symptoms of distress and enhancing personal growth and well-being in order to help patients and their families attain the highest quality of life possible. Services are available throughout the continuum of illness, from diagnosis through cure or, if cure is not possible, through advancing illness and death. Operated as a department of Nantucket Cottage Hospital, the program is funded by Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket Foundation, a separate, tax-exempt public charity. Through this unique partnership in caring, they strive to provide state-of-the-art palliative and supportive care, and further seek to serve as a catalyst for cultural change so that:
Support PASCON in the following ways: Attend or Sponsor the Dreamcatcher event, dedicate a Sunset Tribute, and/or join in the fun with the virtual auction. Bidding is open from September 18 at 9am through September 26 at 8pm.
Reach out to Fisher Broker Lara Hanson, a board member of PASCON, if you have any questions about the organization or fundraiser.