Bringing Awareness to Hospice Care

Bringing Awareness to Hospice Care

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, 2014. Photo from LBJ Library News of former President Jimmy Carter’s health brings new awareness about hospice care. As former President Carter enters hospice care, it brings renewed focus to hospice, and the role it plays in a good...
Celebrating 40 Years

Celebrating 40 Years

Proud to be Your Hometown Hospice for 40 Years! In 1983 a group of community leaders brought the modern-day hospice philosophy to the big bend area. We have been proud to serve as your hometown hospice for the past 40...
New year, New Ramps, and New Partnerships!

New year, New Ramps, and New Partnerships!

Over a dozen of Big Bend Hospice’s employees partnered with Ability1st and braved a cold Saturday morning to build a wheelchair ramp for a Gadsden County resident.  This was part of BBH’s “Community Give Back” campaign, one of...
Decking BBH’s Halls

Decking BBH’s Halls

This year, the Big Bend Hospice HR Department held a “Deck the Halls” Holiday Contest for Staff. Staff members gathered together full of holiday cheer and created a winter wonderland through the halls of Big Bend Hospice. The judges had their hands full...
Big Bend Hospice breaks ground on Jefferson County Office

Big Bend Hospice breaks ground on Jefferson County Office

Submitted by Laura YoungECB Publishing Inc. Big Bend Hospice (BBH) is one step closer to having an office in Jefferson County, a development that will make a significant difference for the medical personnel, volunteers, and staff who provide patient care locally. The...
Grateful to our Community

Grateful to our Community

Big Bend Hospice is honored to serve our community as the Hometown Hospice. This includes our Veterans who we recently honored during many community events this past Veterans Day: Tallahassee Veterans Day Parade https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGzQbOnTLLY Huge thank...
Big Bend Hospice 40 Years and Growing

Big Bend Hospice 40 Years and Growing

Submitted by Bill Wertman, MSWCEO and Administrator To kick off its 40th Anniversary celebration, this Fall Big Bend Hospice (BBH) will launch its new palliative care program, Transitions Supportive Care (TSC).  Since 1983, BBH has positively impacted the way our...
Teen Woe-Be-Gone 2022

Teen Woe-Be-Gone 2022

Submitted by Katie Kliner, MSWBBH Grief and Loss Counselor – – ! We began the day at our Big Bend Hospice office for Chick-fil-A breakfast. The teens were excited to look through their swag bags, provided by Shann Nichols of Branding Solutions LLC. The...
Remembering a Community Friend

Remembering a Community Friend

On October 16th, any person driving past the Big Bend Hospice (BBH) offices would not have been able to ignore the abundance of vehicles in the parking lot – the variety of which was reflective of those gathered inside to share memories of...