GangaPrem Hospice

  What Is Ganga Prem Hospice?
Ganga Prem Hospice is a spiritually orientated, non-profit hospice for terminally ill cancer patients. The Hospice is being constructed at the foot of the Himalayas on the bank of the river Ganga.

Situated at Gohri Maphi near Rishikesh and Haridwar, the spiritual and holistic centres, the Hospice will provide medical, emotional and spiritual support for individuals and their grieving families.

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  Monthly cancer clinic in Rishikesh
Cancer clinics in other cities
Home care programme
Bereavement support service
Palliative care training

GPH Cancer Clinic and the Kanwar Yatra
The GPH free cancer clinic in Rishikesh on 31st July coincided with the height of the Kanwar pilgrimage when Rishikesh and Haridwar see millions of Shiva devotees coming to collect and offer Ganga water on the Shravana Shivaratri. Chaotic road conditions impacted the number of patients at the camp which even so reached seventy one.
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GPH Gives Talk at Dehradun Nursing College


As part of the collaboration between Ganga Prem Hospice and Seema Dental College to create awareness of the need for palliative care in Uttarakhand, an introductory talk was given at the Combined Institute of Medical Science in Dehradun on 29th July. Eighty nursing students attended the talk which was give by Dr Ranjeeta of the Dental College who was accompanied by Dr Aditi of GPH.

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Construction Progress in July
The inpatient facility construction work in July focused on the top floor and the exterior of the building. The stonecrete plaster façade was more than 70% completed  as were the railings which were erected on the roof as well as the corridors and balconies of the structure.

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Our Visitor: Dana E. Pieretti
Dana Pieretti is a Hospice nurse from the USA who wanted to spend her holiday in India in a special way so she came to Ganga Prem Hospice and joined the home care team on visits to patients. She also spoke on the role of a Hospice nurse at the Dehradun Pain and Palliative Care conference.

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Upcoming Events: GPH Clinic in Rishikesh: 28th August, 2016 » Read More | Krishna Das Benefit Concert: 11th October

  GPH at Ananda Spa
GPH volunteers visited the Ananda Spa Resort on 17th July and gave a talk to the Spa therapists.
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Reshu’s Birthday Party
GPH arranged for 13 year old Reshu to celebrate what could well be her last birthday party.

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Devon Yoga Festival
The Annual Devon Yoga Festival was held at Rill Estate on 22nd -24th July. Proceeds came to GPH.

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