HEMET: Hospice house to be first in r...

HEMET: Hospice house to be first in region

There are 4 comments on the The Press-Enterprise story from Dec 10, 2011, titled HEMET: Hospice house to be first in region. In it, The Press-Enterprise reports that:

For the past five years, the Hemet Hospice Volunteers have owned a home in Hemet, hoping to turn it into the first hospice house in the Inland area.

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Local Resident

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Feb 7, 2012
Yes, much to the surprise of all the neighbors who were not informed of this. We now get employees parking in front of our homes, blocking mail boxes and trash day pick up. Not to mention cigarette butts all over the street. What was once a quiet neighborhood has changed to a business and people are now selling or walking away from their homes. Thanks so much.
joe

Bellflower, CA

#2 Feb 8, 2012
cool the folks with a little $$$ can now die in a home setting.. all you other poor folks get back to the hospital setting!

Since: Oct 11

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#3 Feb 11, 2012
$800k more in renovations to complete (where is that money coming from?), residents can drink alcohol and smoke (since they are dying, no biggie for them, right!), and "unlimited" visiting hours? Sounds like a pain in the ass for the neighbors! How many times per week do you figure the cops will be called there? Can't wait to see the parking nightmares!

Nice idea, maybe. But a bad location.
TJenkins

Los Angeles, CA

#4 Mar 6, 2012
[Exactly...all this money supposedly came from "donations"...they could have purchased several facilities already primed for the medical necessities they require...but instead they purchase a residential home and pour almost a million dollars into it to make it suitable? Unreal and a waste of donation dollars. Not to mention the fact that they purchased this home for 550,000....when no one else on the street can even sell their homes for even a third of that price. Very fishy.

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