Contact Us/Directions 

We welcome you to contact us to find out how we can help you or your loved one. 

Whatcom Hospice & Administration and Community (Home) Hospice Program

2800 Douglas Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Office phone: 360-733-5877 
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For current patients of Whatcom Hospice, call 360-733-5877 anytime for 24-hour RN support.

Whatcom Hospice House

2806 Douglas Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225
Whatcom Hospice House phone: 360-788-6855
Visiting hours: Visitors to the hospice house must sign in and out.  During after-hours from 5:30 p.m to 8:00 a.m., visitors must also ring a bell for entry.

Tobacco-Free Campus

Whatcom Hospice and Whatcom Hospice House is a tobacco-free campus. Tobacco use (cigarettes, cigars, pipes, snuff, chew, etc.) is not permitted anywhere on the property — indoors or outdoors. 


Parking is free, but sometimes limited. As with parking areas anywhere, please lock your vehicle and do not leave valuables in your car, especially at night.

Overnight Accommodations

A family member is welcome to stay in the room with their loved one overnight. For out-of-town family of patients, several nearby hotels and motels offer discounts for medical-related accommodations.


Whatcom Hospice is located near Sehome High School at 2800 Douglas Ave., in Bellingham, Wash. Whatcom Hospice House is on the same property at 2806 Douglas Ave.

From I-5 Northbound: 

  • Take exit 252 and turn left onto S. Samish Way
  • Turn left at the stop light and get into the left turn lane at the next stop light
  • Turn left onto 36th St. (past grocery store, strip mall)
  • Turn right at the stop sign onto Fielding Ave.
  • Turn left at the stop sign onto 32nd St.
  • Turn right onto Taylor Ave. and follow the zigzag road
  • Hospice is the first building on the left​
From I-5 Southbound: 
  • Take exit 252 toward 36th St. (center lane)
  • Go straight through intersection (past grocery store, strip mall)
  • Turn right at the stop sign onto Fielding Ave.
  • Turn left at the stop sign onto 32nd St.
  • Turn right onto Taylor Ave. and follow the zigzag road
  • Hospice is the first building on the left
Hover over the red pointer on the map below for door-to-door directions.​​​​​​ 
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