Naming Opportunities

In addition to naming this state-of-the-art healthcare facility, donors are provided an opportunity to create a lasting legacy by proudly displaying their name or permanently recognizing and memorializing a loved one.

Art (50 pieces available)   $500 each   –   17  Named –  Barbara Foster in Memory of Fred Norris; Care & Comfort (3);  Lois Dickson (2);   Bob & Karen Hilt (3);  John Mullen, MD (1);  and Art Thompson (1);  Carl & Paula Flora (4)  Edwena Whited (1); anonymous in Private Meeting Room (1)
There will be a fine assortment of art throughout the facility to enhance the visual, emotional and spiritual support to patients and loved ones.

Brick in Walk Way (100)   $1,000 each  –  6 NAMED  –  Barbara Foster in Memory of Fred Norris; Bob & Karen Hilt (3)  N. Christopher Kelley (2)
The Memorial Garden walkway will contain memorial bricks to allow families to memorialize loved ones or proudly display a family name to demonstrate their love and support for the Aroostook ‘House of Comfort’.

Building   $1,000,000
This inpatient facility will offer the highest level of inpatient hospice and palliative care including therapeutic, social, emotional, spiritual and grief support.

Chapel (1)   $100,000  –  Named  –  Mike & Carol MacPherson
The nondenominational chapel will offer a serene location for families to draw strength and comfort from their faith and each other.

Chapel Furniture (1)  $50,000

There will be seating in the Chapel to provide patients, families, and friends an opportunity to memorialize a loved one or recognized individuals, groups or organizations who choose to give at this level.  The pulpit will be the focal point of the chapel.

Children’s Playroom (1)   $100,000  –  NAMED   (Logan’s Room)
This room will dedicate space for activities that are enjoyed by young and old, patient or loved one. It will feature an art center, building blocks, video gaming nook (with headphones), TVs and comfortable seating.

Cleaning Supplies Room (1)   $5,000

Counseling Office/furnishings (1)   $25,000

Dining Room Furniture (4)   $2,500 each

Dining Screened Porch (1)  $30,000

The dining porch is located just off the Family Kitchen and Dining area and provides a separate area for family togetherness.  It offers a transition from the interior family dining to the exterior dinning terrace.

Family Kitchen & Dinning Area (1)   $100,000
The Family Dining Area will be a welcoming and frequently visited space with dining and food preparation facilities for families who wish to share home cooked meals together.

Family Living Room (1)   $75,000
The Family Living Room will offer a homelike environment featuring a fireplace for patients, families and visitors to gather, rest, receive visitors, and make the most of their times together.

Fireplaces (2)  $7,500 each   –  2 NAMED  –  (1) In memory of Roger H. Hunter by his son, Doug Hunter and (1) by Mike & Patty Young.

There are two fireplaces for family gathering or warm solitude.  Fireplaces will be a focal point in the Family Room and in the study.

Flag Pole   $1,000  –  NAMED  –  In memory of Arnold Davis by Joyce Davis.  
This is an opportunity to display patriotism, while creating a legacy.

Front Porch/Entrance (1)   $25,000

Front Screened Porch (1)  $30,000

The Front Porch will welcome each visitor to the AROOSTOOK ‘House of Comfort’.

Garden Pathway (Outdoors Area (1)   $75,000
A delightful garden pathway will wind its way from the home, through trellises and into each garden.

Gazebo/Meditation Area (1)   $25,000  –  NAMED  –  Katahdin Forest Products  
The campus will feature a gazebo located among the gardens and grounds for a private, serene resting spot for families.

Hallways (2)   $30,000 each

Housekeeping room (1)   $15,000

Kitchen Equipment (1)   $50,000

Library (1)   $5,000  –  NAMED  –  County Federal Credit Union

Living room furniture (1)   $2,500

Lobby (1)   $15,000

Lobby Furnishings (1)  $5,000  –  NAMED  –  by Larry & Ann LaPlante

Maintenance & Supply Room (1)   $50,000
Every home needs ample storage space. This large closet will be designed to handle medical equipment with ease and is a prominently visible area.

Manager’s Office & Furniture (1)  $25,000  –  NAMED  –  In memory of William “Bill” Smythe by Peggy Smythe.

This office will be used by staff and volunteers on a daily basis as care and comfort are coordinated for each patient.

Medical Supply Room/Pharmaceuticals (1)  $50,000

This area of the hospice house will be for storage and dispensing of the medications and medical supplies necessary for the comfort of the patients.

Medical Support Center (1)  $75,000

This prominent area is the hub of activity for the specially trained professional and volunteer staff that will care for patients and their families.

Memorial Benches (6)   $10,000  –  1 Named  –  Brian & Dianne Ketchum
These hand-crafted benches will provide patients, families, and visitors an opportunity to sit and enjoy the beautiful and peaceful surrounding.

Memorial Garden (1)   $15,000 – Named – Dave & Jennifer Whitaker
This beautiful garden will allow everyone an opportunity to relax and sort through their thoughts as they enjoy the serene beauty of the garden, birds, and nature.

Nurses office (1)  $15,000  (by Janet Durgin)

This private area, just off the nurses station, is an area where nurses can discuss the comfort and care of the patients.

Nurses Station (1)  $25,000  –  NAMED  – by Rollan & Betty Walker

This prominent area is the hub of activity for the specially trained professional and volunteer staff that will care for patients and their families.

Patient Suites (6)   $100,000 each
Each comfortably appointed patient suite will have family seating with a sleeper sofa, private bath with shower.

Patient Suites Furniture (6)   $25,000 each

Patient Wing (2)   $500,000 each
Each wing of the AROOSTOOK ‘House of Comfort’ will contain 3 patient suites and overnight accommodations for a loved one who wishes to share precious moments.

Private Family Meeting Room  –  Large (1)   $75,000  – NAMED  –  by Joyce & Arnie Davis Family
This well-appointed room will offer a private area for families and loved ones to meet and confer with medical, spiritual and legal counselors.

Private Family Meeting Room  –  Small (1)   $25,000  –  NAMED   –   by Ray & Sandy Gauvin

Public Restrooms (2)   $1,000 each

Screened Porch Furniture (2)   $10,000 each

Sitting Areas (6)  $10,000 each  –  1 NAMED  –  by United Insurance Group

These sitting areas will be located directly across from each room.  It is an area where family and friends can have privacy outside of the patient’s room.

Sitting Areas furniture (6)   $2,500 each

Tree of Life Leaf  (30)   $2,000 each   –   4  Named (Butterflies) –  by Renee Fournier (1); Bette Rinehart (2); by Mark & Cathy Simonson (1);
Please choose one of our icons (house, heart, or butterfly) that will be proudly displayed on our Tree Wall.

Trees  (6)   $500  – 2 Named  –  by Robert & Nanette (Kelley) Balliot (1);  Lunar Chapter #126 OES  (1); Maine Harley Owners Group-Aroostook County Chapter (1);
A tree stands tall for everyone to enjoy its beauty from near and afar.

Utility Room (1)   $10,000

Naming opportunities are subject to approval and acceptance by the AROOSTOOK ‘House of Comfort’ Board of Directors.

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