Hospice of Franklin County, established in 2004, is a nonprofit organization that specializes in health care services. It is licensed by the Department of Public Health. The organization is a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Hospice and Palliative Care Federation of Massachusetts. Hospice of Franklin County has a staff of trained and certified medical directors, social workers, home health aides, volunteers and nurses who provide emotional support services patients and families. The organization offers pain and symptom management and care giving services. It additionally provides 24-hour nursing services. Hospice of Franklin County conducts and participates in fundraising activities. The organization is located in Greenfield, Mass.