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Rev. Candace McKibben answers your questions about advance care planning

April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day, which begins a weeklong focus on understanding the value of planning for care at the end of life. At...

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Appreciating our Volunteers Year Round!

April is National Volunteer Appreciation month.  But at Big Bend Hospice, we recognize the importance our volunteers make every day.  Whether they work...

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Cloud Nine

I have heard of being on cloud nine but never really thought much about what that feels like until this week. I had the sacred...

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Blair Davis, My Hospice Journey

Last fall, I walked out of my Monday morning class with my mind racing. Our professor had instructed us that as part of the class...

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Melissa Holben - Why I Serve

We love our volunteers at Big Bend Hospice and we get really excited when a new volunteer joins the team. We’d like to...

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Volunteers are the Heart of Big Bend Hospice!

February is National Heart Month.  So what better time for Big Bend Hospice to salute volunteers who are truly “The Heart of Hospice....

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The Gift of Life

After completing fourteen laps around the bone marrow transplant unit at Shands, he suggested that we go to the third-floor terrace. I realized that it...

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Celebrating Love’s Many Expressions

Every year for the past 13 years, I – along with my chaplain colleagues – have put out an invitation for Big Bend Hospice employees to...