Did you know that palliative care is NOT necessarily end-of-life care? There is so much help we can offer you, your friends and family members who have a progressive illness. Please watch this 60-second video as our CEO explains!
A Minute with Kathleen: What is Palliative care?
Reach our  Steward Center for Palliative Care  at 912.354.8014.
Camp Aloha is May 3-5 
Our  Full Circle Grief and Loss  counselors and volunteers facilitate a weekend overnight camp for children ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of a loved one within the last 24 months. This amazing weekend of healing helps children understand they are not alone in their grief experience.
Transportation is provided to and from Camp Aloha at New Ebenezer in Rincon, and camp costs are underwritten by community donations and a generous sponsorship from Southern Motors. Register, watch videos from prior camps, and get  more information here or call Full Circle at 912.303.9442.
Art Auction & Party on May 23

Bill Keightley, Derek Zimmerman and their fellow Hospice Savannah Board members invite YOU to celebrate 40 years of "The Art of Living" at a Summer Nights Party and Art Auction featuring paintings, sculpture and jewelry from 40 of Savannah's finest artists! 

This fun event will take place on Thursday, May 23 at Cha Bella, 102 E. Board Street between 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. There will be an open bar, heavy hors d'oeuvres and D.J. Basik Lee will be spinning tunes!  The 40 artists include Betsy Cain, Preston Russell, Daniel E. Smith, Bellamy Murphy, Kristen Baird, Susie Chisholm and many more.
Tickets are just $40 and must be purchased in advance through this Eventbrite link. Proceeds from the party will benefit the healing arts of music and massage therapy which help our patients and their families live fully and comfortably through illness.
Support Groups for Caregivers
Are you gradually feeling more alone? Do those around you just not seem to get what you are going through?  How about an hour to focus on YOUR needs while meeting like-minded caregivers to share information and coping skills? 

Our Caregiver Support Group  provides a safe place to connect with other family caregivers in similar circumstances. Please join us at any of the following support groups. Pre-register by calling our Edel Caregiver Institute coordinator Jill at 912.629.1331.

Edel Caregiver Institute  off Chatham Parkway
2nd Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m.  or 4th Monday from 1 to 2 p.m.
2nd Tuesday from 1 to 2 p.m.
Summer Breeze on Wilmington Island 
4th Monday from 10 to 11 a.m.
4th Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m.

Mutual of America Foundation Award

Our Full Circle Grief and Loss counselors and community partners, including the Chatham County Victim Witness Assistance Program, Savannah-Chatham Public School System and the Savannah Metropolitan Police, were extremely honored to receive a Mutual of America Merit Finalist Award for their ground-breaking work in addressing the unique needs of children who have lost a loved one to violence.
Hospice Savannah We the Living Award

Watch WTOC's coverage above, read  the full write-up of the awards luncheon and please  call Full Circle at 912.303.9442 for free help with trauma or violence-related loss. 
Shopping For a Cause

Shop at Go Fish (pictured above) at 106 W. Broughton Street any Sunday in April and 10% of your purchase will support Hospice Savannah. And of course, shopping Tuesday through Saturday at our upscale Hospice Savannah Thrift Shoppe in Pooler ALWAYS supports us!