The West Jefferson Hospital Foundation (WJH Foundation) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit entity which provides financial support to West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC). The WJH Foundation is a legally separate entity from WJMC and serves as a charitable support organization operated exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes within the meaning of 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or the corresponding provision of any future United States tax code.

  All donations will be deposited into the general fund of the WJH Foundation. These funds will be used to support the mission of WJMC. The WJH Foundation and the Board of Directors shall oversee the distribution of funds.

  Donations are accepted from individuals and/or corporations and may be given as an Annual Gift, in Planned Giving installments, Stock or as a one time Honorary or Memorial Gift to honor a loved one. Donations to the WJH Foundation may be deemed unrestricted or restricted. Gifts are considered tax deductible to the extent of the law.



WJH Care House


Conveniently located near West Jefferson Medical Center, the Care House is for families whose loved ones are being treated in our critical care units and meet the following criteria:

  • Loved one requires treatment for an undetermined amount of time.
  • The medical condition warrants immediate family/significant other(s) support.
  • Family/significant other(s) must live more than 10 miles from the hospital.
  • Must be 18 or older to stay in Care House.

Qualified family/significant other(s) who would like to stay at the House must qualify and complete and sign an Application and Agreement. Rooms are only available for qualifying registered guests on a nightly basis and an extension request must be submitted for any additional
night(s). No one is allowed in the House or on the premises if they are not an approved and registered guest with an arm band attached.

Check in time is 3:00 PM and checkout time is 11:00 AM. Maximum occupancy is two (2) people per room / 1 room per patient.


Security Deposit

A security deposit of $50, payable by check or a valid credit card is needed to book a room. The room is FREE of charge; however, property damage or property loss that occurs as a result of negligence will be charged to the applicant.


Care House Room Reservations

For reservations or more information regarding the West Jefferson Hospital Foundation Care House, please call Guest Services: 349-1134.


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