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Covenant Hospice Celebrates 30 Years of Service

2013 is a very significant year for Covenant Hospice and our family of dedicated employees, caregivers, and volunteers. Thirty years ago Covenant Hospice (formerly Hospice of Northwest Florida) was formed and began our mission of providing excellence in compassionate care to all people, to broaden and fulfill life’s journey. During our 30 year history, Covenant […]

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Through the Eyes of a Child: Camp Monarch

Losing a loved one is hard enough for adults, but have you ever considered how it looks through the eyes of a child? Most children have neither the experience nor emotional skills to navigate the hazards of loss and grief. One of the was Covenant Hospice helps children who have experienced the loss of a […]

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Celebrating America with Covenant Hospice

With summer in full swing, the 4th of July is just ahead. The holiday marks a special day in America and there is a certain feeling of pride as baseball season heats up, fireworks light up the sky in every town across America, and many will enjoy spending time with family and friends to celebrate […]

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Why doesn’t Grandma know who I am?

Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with some types of diseases. Alzheimer’s disease is one type of dementia that gradually gets worse as time goes on. It affects a person’s memory, thinking, and behavior. 5.4 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease, about 1 in 8 older Americans. Alzheimer’s disease is […]

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Mozart and Margaritas…What a Combo!

Thanks to the dedication, enthusiasm and efforts of our Alzheimer’s Family Services Fundraising volunteers, staff, Board of Directors and supporters, the 9th Annual Mozart & Margaritas event raised more than $29,470 for Alzheimer’s Family Services!  Here are a few highlights of this year’s event:   23 community partners sponsored this year’s event and made such a […]

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Volunteer Fundraisers Do It Again!

At Covenant Hospice, like most not-for-profit organizations, we depend on our volunteers in every department.  When we think of a hospice volunteer, what typically comes to mind is the sweet soul at the bedside of the patient providing support and companionship.  We’ve definitely got those volunteers.  But our volunteers do much, much more.  They support every […]

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Chocolate!

If you’re near Tallahassee this Saturday and you like chocolate (and who doesn’t?), check out A Chocolate Affair at the University Center Club.  Covenant’s annual chocolate competition will be from 6-9 pm.  Guests will enjoy lots of sweets of course and live music, dancing, silent auctions, hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar – all to […]

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Miles of Memories

Miles of Memories

On a crisp fall morning, families, co-workers, and friends gathered at Seville Square in Pensacola, to pay tribute to those they loved and may have lost to dementia during Alzheimer’s Family Services, Miles of Memories. Over 400 people gathered on November 11th to share in the fundraising event to support local caregivers of those with […]

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Angel Tree

It’s that time of year again…the HOLIDAYS!!! And we all know that with the holidays come lots of feelings and thoughts. Many of us are planning our shopping trips and gift lists, family dinners and work parties, Christmas cards lists, wrapping presents, traveling out of town, seeing family and friends, and many other activities associated […]

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A World Affair

While you’re out starting (or finishing) your holiday shopping this Sunday, come join us at the Linkside Center Exhibition Hall in Sandestin for A World Affair.  This event is a cultural celebration of dance performances, fashion, and most of all – food!  A World Affair runs from 1-4 pm so it’s the perfect time to […]

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