Ohio’s Hospice is honored and privileged to offer as a service of our American Pride® Veteran Care by Ohio’s Hospice a new program to support Veterans in our care – Thank a Veteran. Through this new program, members of the communities served by Ohio’s Hospice and its affiliates have the opportunity to thank Veteran patients who have sacrificed and served the United States.
“This program is a way to recognize and express appreciation to our Veterans for their service,” said Bob Allen, American Pride coordinator at Ohio’s Hospice. “Ohio’s Hospice honors Veterans in our care each and every day for their service to our nation.”
Through American Pride® Veteran Care by Ohio’s Hospice, the not-for-profit hospice honors the service of its Veteran patients and assures them of receiving the highest quality of care. Throughout Ohio’s Hospice and its affiliates, staff and volunteers:
- Celebrate Veterans for their service to our nation.
- Thank Veterans for their service.
- Assist Veteran patients in obtaining access to all the benefits to which Veterans are eligible.
- Provide spiritual support.
- Address individual post-traumatic stress issues.
- Recognize Veterans through Veteran recognition ceremonies.
As part of its efforts to recognize Veteran patients, Ohio’s Hospice is inviting members of the communities it serves to thank Veteran patients with a personalized card.
“Your heartfelt appreciation will mean so much to our Veteran patients,” Allen said. “At Ohio’s Hospice, we believe in the importance of honoring the service of our nation’s Veterans. We appreciate your support of our Veteran patients.”
To thank a Veteran patient, please visit the Ohio’s Hospice website at: https://www.OhiosHospice.org/Thank-a-Veteran
After completing and submitting the online form with a personalized message, an Ohio’s Hospice volunteer will write out the message on a card. The card will be delivered to a Veteran patient and their family.
Ohio’s Hospice is a partnership of mission-driven, not-for-profit hospices in Ohio committed to a shared vision of strengthening and preserving community-based hospices. Members of Ohio’s Hospice share the values of serving each patient in an atmosphere of hospitality, respect and caring; attending to the social, physical and spiritual needs of each person we are privileged to serve; preserving and enhancing patient dignity; celebrating the life of each individual we serve; and reducing unnecessary suffering in the communities we serve.
Affiliates of Ohio’s Hospice include: Community Care Hospice, Ohio’s Community Mercy Hospice, Ohio’s Hospice at United Church Homes, Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, Ohio’s Hospice Loving Care, Ohio’s Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties, Ohio’s Hospice of Central Ohio, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton, Ohio’s Hospice of Fayette County and Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County.
Through American Pride® Veteran Care by Ohio’s Hospice, Ohio’s Hospice honors the service of Veteran patients and assures them of receiving the highest quality of care. In addition to celebrating and thanking Veterans for their service, American Pride assists patients in obtaining access to all the benefits to which Veterans are eligible, provides spiritual support, and addresses individual post-traumatic stress issues. Through participation in Veteran recognition ceremonies, Honor Flight, and special observances and celebrations, Ohio’s Hospice celebrates the lives of Veterans and honors their contributions.