To help families heal and connect by videotaping the life stories of an elderly family member or a seriously ill loved one.
LifeChronicles, Inc., based in Santa Barbara, California, was established and founded in 1998. For people in defining times of their lives, LifeChronicles provides an opportunity to share and preserve important messages and experiences as well as to express their love for those they will eventually leave behind. These videos ultimately become a priceless gift that families will treasure for years to come.
We are facilitators. With over 15 years of experience, we know how to create an easy, comfortable filming experience for our clients. The utmost respect is given to each client's beliefs, wishes and circumstances. During a videotaping, we have found that an opening is created for ongoing communication, comfort and healing.
We are focused. Our services are available to individuals, of any age, affected by serious illness such as cancer, ALS, Alzheimer's, etc., as well as those over the age of 65 regardless of health.
We are a nonprofit organization. We believe that every life is worth remembering. Donations make it possible for us to serve all who request our services.
We respect and protect the confidentiality of our clients, their families and their friends.
We strive to produce the best video possible.
We collaborate with experts and agencies serving our clients to connect with those most in need of our services.
We treat each other, our benefactors and funders as valued colleagues.
We demand ethical behavior of ourselves and each other.