Ohio’s Hospice Offers American Pride® Thank a Veteran Program

Ohio’s Hospice is honored and privileged to offer its American Pride® Thank a Veteran
program to support Veterans in its care. Through this new program, members of the communities
served by Ohio’s Hospice and its affiliates have the opportunity to thank Veteran patients who have
sacrificed and served the United States.

“This program is a way to recognize and express appreciation to our Veterans for their service,” said Bob
Allen, American Pride coordinator at Ohio’s Hospice. “Ohio’s Hospice honors Veterans in our care each
and every day for their service to our nation.”

Through American Pride® Veteran Care by Ohio’s Hospice, the not-for-profit hospice honors the service
of its Veteran patients and assures them of receiving the highest quality of care. Throughout Ohio’s
Hospice and its affiliates, staff and volunteers:
• Celebrate Veterans for their service to our nation.
• Thank Veterans for their service.
• Assist Veteran patients in obtaining access to all the benefits to which Veterans are eligible.
• Provide spiritual support.
• Address individual post-traumatic stress issues.
• Recognize Veterans through Veteran recognition ceremonies.
As part of its efforts to recognize Veteran patients, Ohio’s Hospice is inviting members of the
communities it serves to thank Veteran patients with a personalized card.
“Your heartfelt appreciation will mean so much to our Veteran patients,” Allen said. “At Ohio’s Hospice,
we believe in the importance of honoring the service of our nation’s Veterans. We appreciate your
support of our Veteran patients.”

To thank a Veteran patient, please visit the Ohio’s Hospice website at:

After completing and submitting the online form with a personalized message, an Ohio’s Hospice
volunteer will write out the message on a card. The card will be delivered to a Veteran patient and their

Ohio’s Hospice is a partnership of mission-driven, not-for-profit hospices in Ohio committed to a shared
vision of strengthening and preserving community-based hospices. Members of Ohio’s Hospice share
the values of serving each patient in an atmosphere of hospitality, respect and caring; attending to the
social, physical and spiritual needs of each person we are privileged to serve; preserving and enhancing
patient dignity; celebrating the life of each individual we serve; and reducing unnecessary suffering in
the communities we serve.

Affiliates of Ohio’s Hospice include: Community Care Hospice, Ohio’s Community Mercy Hospice, Ohio’s Hospice at United Church Homes, Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, Ohio’s Hospice Loving Care, Ohio’s Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties, Ohio’s Hospice of Central Ohio, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton, Ohio’s Hospice of Fayette County and Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County.

Through American Pride® Veteran Care by Ohio’s Hospice, Ohio’s Hospice honors the service of Veteran patients and assures them of receiving the highest quality of care. In addition to celebrating and
thanking Veterans for their service, American Pride assists patients in obtaining access to all the benefits
to which Veterans are eligible, provides spiritual support, and addresses individual post-traumatic stress
issues. Through participation in Veteran recognition ceremonies, Honor Flight, and special observances
and celebrations, Ohio’s Hospice celebrates the lives of Veterans and honors their contributions.