Heart of Summer 2014

2013 Heart of Summer-3

[ July 12, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Saturday, July 12, 6:00 pm at the Taprock Events Center.

Quality of Life Matters – May 2014

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Thank You, Lovejoy Hospice Volunteers!


This week is National Volunteer Recognition Week across the country. We thank you, volunteers, for all you are and all you do to help our patients, families and community have the best quality of life possible. Whether you —

help with fund raising
work in the office
help with mailings
make telephone calls
run errands for patients
sit at the bedside … Read More.

Lovejoy Hospice Awards 2014

Invitation 2014 Apple Chancery

At an Awards Ceremony on 4/22/2014, Lovejoy Hospice announced the following award recipients.

Hospice Spirit Award –   LaRita deYoung, R.N.
Outstanding Direct Care Clinical Staff –  Charlotte Conner, R.N.
Outstanding Indirect Staff –  Gordon Henshall, R.N. & Dalinda Franko
Outstanding Dir Svc Vol –    Diane Schofield
Lifetime Hospice Achievement Award –   Anita Strycker, Volunteer
Team Achievement Award –     Certificates to Nursing … Read More.

2013 Year in Review

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Make a Difference – Donate to Heart of Summer

For over three decades, Lovejoy Hospice has been faithfully providing compassionate care and support for patients and families with life-limiting illness. Heart of Summer planning is well underway and we couldn’t be more excited about it. 
Your generous participation to this wonderful dinner/auction helps cover the cost of services we provide that are not reimbursed by Medicare … Read More.

The Dove Television Interview: Nancy Livingood explains how Lovejoy Hospice helps families

Nancy Livingood, Social Support Services Manager at Lovejoy Hospice, talks about some of the services available at Lovejoy and explains how it helps families enjoy the last days with their loved ones and deal with their loss.

National Social Work Recognition Month


Lovejoy Hospice appreciates the gifts of knowledge, skill and compassion our Social Workers share with our patients and families.   We are pleased to recognize the positive difference our Social Workers make in our community.  “All People Matter” is the theme for the 2014 observance of National Social Work Month (www.socialworkers.org).  Lovejoy Hospice Social Workers demonstrate this theme one person at a time, one … Read More.

Volunteer Appreciation Afternoon Tea

2014 Vol Valentines Party 1

Lovejoy Hospice volunteers and staff enjoyed an afternoon tea on Valentine’s Day. Conference room 2 was converted into a tea room for the afternoon, with finger sandwiches and sweets and of course, pots of wonderful tea. We shared stories and laughter while taking some time to relax and enjoy each other’s company. Thank you to all who participated and helped … Read More.

Lovejoy Hospice Interview On The Bill Meyer Show

Lovejoy Hospice Executive Director, Deneen Silva and Social Support Services Manager, Nancy Livingood stopped by the KMED studios to be interviewed on the Bill Meyer Show. It was a great opportunity to talk and educate Jackson County KMED listeners to the services that Lovejoy Hospice provide.

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