Happy Independence Day!

Hospice Savannah recognizes our patients who are veterans with a Pinning Ceremony conducted by a fellow member from their branch of the armed services. It is our hope and goal that our veterans know we appreciate them and the sacrifices they made to maintain the freedoms that we hold so dear. Find out more about…

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Happy 36th birthday!

36 years ago today, Hospice Savannah was incorporated as a not-for-profit community organization… Click here to watch as our founding volunteers talk about how all it started… On our 30th anniversary our storykeeper Dottie Kluttz interviewed Ann Stewart, Sally Mandel, Martha Faye, Pat Persse and Dr. David Tanner. They reflected on the the community enthusiasm and…

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Coming soon! Demere Center for Living

The Demere Center for Living  is almost ready! Located off Chatham Parkway at 6000 Business Center Drive, the final touches are being added and landscaping and signage is coming soon. The result of a $3 million community capital campaign, the Center will house the community programming offered by our not-for-profit hospice:  The Steward Center for…

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Savannah Arts Academy donation

Students from the Savannah Arts Academy have donated a portion of  proceeds from their 2015  Junk 2 Funk fashion shows to Hospice Savannah.  Held in late January, the highly anticipated 7th annual event had an “Insectum” theme and featured insect-inspired designs made from recycled and reclaimed materials. Junk 2 Funk co-founders, teachers Trellis Payne, artistic…

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What party will YOU have?

As we prepare for our Summer Nights parties, we will highlight some of our hosts. This week we feature Mindy Yates, Director of Hospice House. What party will you have? My husband Bill and I are planning a cookout at our home (but we’ll eat inside!) Does your party have a special feature? Yes, we are…

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Congressional Gold Medal awarded to our patient, Mrs. Amelia R. Jones

95-year old Mrs. Amelia Robinson Jones was born on Daufuskie Island in 1919. After graduation from Georgia State she enlisted at Savannah’s Hunter Army Airfield in 1943 joining the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps. As a participant in our We Honor Veterans initiative, Mrs. Jones learned of her qualification as a Tuskegee Airman during her Honor…

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National Volunteer Week

This is National Volunteer Week – a week when we pause to acknowledge and thank the countless men, women and teenagers who have volunteered for Hospice Savannah over the past 36 years. We were founded by pioneering volunteers who saw the need for hospice care in our community, and as we have expanded coverage into…

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New core values video

Please watch our new three-minute video as our employees share our values of Excellence, Accountability, Compassion, Teamwork and Stewardship. Our values provide the foundation for everything we do and I am extremely proud to be a part of an organization that embraces and carries out these core principles daily. Hospice Savannah is the only hospice…

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March is National Social Work Month

As a Masters Social Worker, I am honored to thank and acknowledge the wonderful Social Workers we have at Hospice Savannah during National Social Work month. Hospice Savannah’s Social Workers are trained professionals who specialize in helping patients and their families work through the many changes that occur as their loved one’s health declines. Our…

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