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A parent holds their child's hand during palliative care at Ryan House

What Is Palliative Care?

Everyone deserves care and compassion, especially if they are experiencing life-limiting conditions. Palliative care offers alleviation from overwhelming symptoms, pain, and stress associated with chronic conditions. Typically, it allows patients to live a quality and meaningful life. Ryan House is one of the leading palliative caregivers in Arizona. The program comprises a passionate team that READ MORE

Tax Advice for Charitable Donations

Are you thinking of donating to your favorite charitable organization? First, we would like to thank you for making the world a better place. In the United States, there are approximately 16.8 million family caregivers that provide care for children with special needs below the age of 18.  They rely on people like you to READ MORE

3 Things to Know About Tax Deductible Donations

If you contribute money to a tax-exempt organization, like a charity, this will help you reduce your taxable income. Each time you donate, you can claim tax deductible donations from your taxes. The amount you deduct depends on several things, like where you donated and what type of donation you made. Donations greatly benefit charity READ MORE

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Q&A: Tax Credit Options

Charitable giving is its own reward but knowing that your charitable gift to Ryan House helps those who need solace after a diagnosis makes your donation even more wonderful. On average, about 41% of pediatric palliative care patients are under one year of age, including perinatal patients, while about 45% were between the ages of READ MORE

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When Charity And Tax Credits Collide, Good Things Happen

In life, there are many situations that are dire and complex for those involved. Especially when these involve the health of another person close to us, the care required to give others a life that is truly worth living can be intensely exhausting. We are truly lucky to live in an age and time where READ MORE

Ryan House Street Address Update!

The City of Phoenix recently renamed West Merrell Street between Central and Third Avenues (where Ryan House is located), Muhammad Ali Way, in honor of world champion boxer, social activist and pop culture icon, Muhammad Ali.   The new street signs were unveiled during a ceremony near the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center at Barrow Neurological READ MORE

Create an Unforgettable Summer of Fun for Our Kids!

Jenelle’s Story Summer at Ryan House means a full house with lots of activity! Your gift will help to give an unforgettable summer to our children and families like 12-year-old Jenelle (pictured above). We recently had the chance to talk with Jenelle’s mom, Savannah to learn more about her family’s inspiring story and we’d like READ MORE

The Buchanan Family

Meet the Buchanan family. Watch this video to learn about their journey and what Ryan House means to them.

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A Powerful Reflection Honoring Those Who Have Not Survived

The Legacy November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. One of our supporters, Gene Cohen, wrote a powerful reflection honoring those who haven’t survived during this awareness month that we’d like to share with you. Everyone wants to be a hero. Everyone wants to admire and laud the hero. Everyone wants to heap praise on the READ MORE

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