Stephanie Kilham

Volunteering at Big Bend Hospice

Dear Friends, I hope this note finds you as well as can be under the current circumstances.  I wanted to share with you that I am a volunteer for Big […]

Taylor County Volunteer Kimberly Kenney

Kimberly Kenney, Taylor County Volunteer

I hope this note finds you well. I am a volunteer for Big Bend Hospice and wanted to share how volunteering for Big Bend Hospice has been an incredibly rewarding […]

Coping During the Holidays

Coping with Grief During the Holiday Season

Contributed by Wendy Vargo, Big Bend Hospice Grief Support Counselor Missing someone you love is never easy and during special times, such as holidays, it can be particularly difficult. Throughout […]

Dr. Lenny Marshall joins the NHPCO Diversity Advisory Council

Dr. Lenny Marshall, Big Bend Hospice’s (BBH) Director of Diversity and Inclusion, has been selected to serve on the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO) Diversity Advisory Council. “NHPCO […]

Mama June

Mama June

“Physical pain is easy to treat. Emotional is connected to the heart. And you have to connect with the spirit.” Before Hospice nurse Miriette Dorval had completed her sentence, I […]

BBH Music Therapist Susan Droessler

The Gift of Music – A Discussion with Susan Droessler, BBH Music Therapist.

Season’s Greetings and thank you for viewing our blog. Susan Droessler and her team of music therapists bring music and smiles to the patient’s and families we care for throughout […]

Congratulations Ginger, NHPCO Volunteer of the Year!

Big Bend Hospice Volunteer, Ginger Wheeler, was recognized as the 2020 National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s Patient-Family Volunteer of the Year. This award is given to volunteers who best […]

Michael Eurich selected for a second term on NHPCO’s Legislative Affairs Committee

Michael Eurich, Senior Director of Strategy, Policy, & Innovation for Big Bend Hospice, has been selected to serve on the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO) Legislative Affairs Committee […]

Big Bend Hospice Honors Veterans

Although Leon County’s annual Veterans Day parade was canceled due to COVID-19, Big Bend Hospice found a unique way to honor local heroes who served to protect our freedoms. On […]

Tinu Agboola’s dream…

Tinu Agboola’s dream was always to become a nurse since her younger days in Nigeria, West Africa. “I first saw the need for nursing while living in Nigeria. There is […]