Hospice Care in Encinitas, CA

We Provide Hospice Care in Encinitas, CA in Our Home.

Hospice Care in San Diego Olivenhain Guest Home offers a new wing designed for optimal Hospice Care in Encinitas, CA (in North San Diego County), which allows your loved one to age in place while maintaining their quality of life and dignity. The new rooms are larger allowing for more specialized equipment. There is a separate dining/activity  room for those needing more assistance with eating and activities. The entire wing is surrounded by gardens with color all year long.

Palliative care (or palliative medicine) is the prevention and relief of suffering by a specialized medical team that focuses on managing symptoms, relieving pain and improving quality of life, whatever the diagnosis.

Hospice care is a form of palliative care.  It usually refers to the care of resident with a life expectancy of six months or less.  It’s the term used by Medicare and other health agencies to describe the kind of team-based care that focuses on comfort, quality of life, pain and symptom relief.

Our residents are offered sensory based comfort care including:

Bunny-Aroma therapy

-Music therapy

-Art therapy

-Pet therapy

-Tactile therapy

Residents are urged to:

  • Stay active as long as they are able
  • Take part in activities they enjoy
  • Do something they have always wanted to do

We help our residents achieve physical and emotional comfort so they can concentrate on living life as fully as possible.

“We are both so very grateful for not only you, your loving competent staff and all the special ways you all made Elman feel at home… but for the Olivenhain Guest Home philosophies about aging with dignity and dying with grace.”

Bill and Debra


“Jim and I always appreciated the way things were done at the Guest Home. We could see the love and attention he received.”

Charlotte