Our History

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Community Hospice of Texas began operations in May 1996 and has 9 locations covering 25 counties in the Dallas/Fort Worth and Waco markets.  As the largest not-for-profit hospice in Texas, we are proud to offer adult and pediatric palliative care and hospice services to our patients and their families.    

In partnership with Texas Health Resources, we have 3 office locations and 2 inpatient facilities serving 12 counties in the Dallas/Fort Worth/Cleburne metroplex. 

Doing business as Providence Hospice in the Waco area and in partnership with Ascension Health, we have 3 office locations and 1 inpatient facility serving 13 counties in the    Waco/Mexia/Whitney area.

Since November 2003, Community Hospice of Texas has been accredited for quality home and community care by the Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP).  CHAP sets the highest standards for community and home-based health services and products.   The CHAP seal of approval assures consumers that accredited programs have gone beyond the minimum quality levels and have met the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards of excellence.  The federal government recognizes CHAP accredited organizations as certified to provide care to Medicare patients. 

Community Hospice of Texas is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is a member of the Texas Non-Profit Hospice Alliance.