Nancy Hinds, RN

Nancy Hinds was a missionary nurse in the West Indies, Nigeria and Uganda. Married to an Irish Missionary physician, they had 3 sons. After caring for her husband and mother dying with cancer, her path led her into the care of the terminally ill for the last 32 years. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross was a mentor and voice of understanding over the years.

Nancy’s passion has taken her to care for terminally ill children, the underserved and marginalized in developing countries and within the prison system. She is also an incredible global advocate and the Founder of Hinds Hospice in Fresno.

Declaration and Call-to-Action on Palliative Care & COVID-19

Witnessing, with the rest of the world, the overwhelming physical, social, emotional and spiritual suffering COVID-19 is inflicting on infected persons and their families globally;

Recognizing that palliative care is aimed at prevention and management of serious health-related suffering;

Observing with great concern that the persons infected with COVID-19 are isolated from their families, and may never see them again;

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