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By your side, our family caring for your family.

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(effective 3.17.2020)


Two adult visitors per patient at a time.


Visitors must be symptom free/no fever. If you show symptoms you may be asked to leave


No gatherings in common areas.


Exceptions may be made on an indivualized basis. Please speak with a staff person with questions or concerns.

Upcoming Events

Eat Wings, Raise Funds for Hospice


When: Monday, April 6

Where: Buffalo Wild Wings, Sterling, IL


Eat your favorite Buffalo Wild Wings items anytime or all day on and present or mention the coupon and BWW will donate 15% of sales to Rock River Hospice & Home. CLICK for Coupon.

Rock River Hospice & Home - Your Local Non-Profit Hospice


Coping with a terminal illness in your family is one of life's most challenging times, but you don't have to face the challenges alone. As an area advocate for quality hospice care, Rock River Hospice & Home has been providing expert end of life care for patients in the final months of life - and support for their families - for over 37 years. Putting the needs of our patients and their families first ... that is our commitment to you.


Our specialized services are focused on patient and family care and includes symptom management, emotional support, spiritual support and psychosocial services.


We provide a multi-disciplinary approach which includes your personal physician, nurses, aides, social workers, bereavement counselors, and volunteers who form a team to address and care for the patients' needs while focusing on improving the individuals quality of life.


Hospice services can be provided to patients in their own home, retirement center, long-term care facility, the hospice home or wherever the patient calls home.




Hospice Home

Ask us how we can help you and your loved ones.

Festival of Trees Gala


When: Saturday, November 14

Where: Brandywine Banquets, Dixon, IL


Celebrate the 31st Festival of Trees and the holiday season. More details to be announced.

Rock River Hospice & Home Jingle

Memorial Bricks

Each Brick is a Story ... Each Step is a Memory


Find out how to purchase a Memorial Brick to be placed in the garden at the Hospice Home.



Click Image to see ways you can volunteer.

Bouquets of Hope


When: 5-8:30 p.m.

                 April 29

Where: Sterling

                   Moose Lodge


5-7 p.m., Buffet Dinner - Free-Will Donation

5-8:30 p.m., Silent & live auctions, dessert sale, raffle and entertainment

Sterling Moose Family

Center, Sterling, IL


RRHH Bucket Brigade


When: Saturday, May 9

Where: Corner of Second Avenue & Second Street in Sterling, IL


Staff and volunteers will be collecting your change or dollars as a donation to help support hospice services in our community. Donations can be made anytime by clicking the "Donate" button at the top of this page.

Concert in the Park


When: Wednesday, June 10

Where: Grandon Civic Center, Sterling, IL


Staff and volunteers will be selling desserts during the Sterling Municipal Band Concert.

18th Annual Hospice Golf Outing


When: Friday, June 26

Where: Deer Valley Golf Club


 Join as a hospice supporter and enjoy an afternoon of golf, food, fun and more. All proceeds help to provide no cost hospice services to patients and families in our communities. Sponsorship and golfer registration information HERE.

Dinks for Hospice Pickleball Tourament


When: Saturday, July 18

                (raindate July 19)

Where: Centennial Park

                   Rock Falls


Second Annual Pickleball Tournament benefitting Rock River Hospice & Home. CLICK here for details.


(815) 625-3858
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2706 Avenue E
Sterling, IL 61081

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