29 05, 2020

Haven Attic Resale Stores Reopening

By | 2020-05-29T14:22:08+00:00 May 29th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Haven Attic Resale Stores Reopening

Haven Hospice’s Attic Resale Stores are reopening with new hours and safety precautions after temporarily being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The stores will be open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The St. Augustine store will open on Monday, June 1; the [...]

13 05, 2020

Volunteers Create Card Campaign for Haven Patients, Staff

By | 2020-05-13T09:29:13+00:00 May 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Volunteers Create Card Campaign for Haven Patients, Staff

Haven Hospice continues to provide compassionate hospice care during COVID-19, but volunteers are currently unable to visit patients in-person. To continue serving patients, families and Haven staff in an unusual time, Haven’s volunteers created a greeting card campaign. Cards are being delivered to all of Haven’s patients in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and memory [...]

13 05, 2020

North Florida Women Making 2,000 Custom Masks for Haven

By | 2020-05-13T08:47:19+00:00 May 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on North Florida Women Making 2,000 Custom Masks for Haven

A group of women in Mayo, Florida, are sewing and embroidering 2,000 face masks for Haven Hospice amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The face masks don the “HavenStrong” logo, one that represents connectedness and strength during a very challenging time for everyone, especially those working in healthcare. Haven’s associates and volunteers will receive half of the [...]

12 03, 2020

Haven Hosts “A Roarin’ Good Time” at The Blanche

By | 2020-03-12T14:21:01+00:00 March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Haven Hosts “A Roarin’ Good Time” at The Blanche

Haven Hospice hosted “A Roarin’ Good Time” at The Blanche on Saturday. The event, which had more than 180 attendees, benefited Haven’s patients and families. “A Roarin’ Good Time” was one of the first events held at The Blanche since its recent renovation. The Lake City community arrived in their glitziest 1920s attire for the [...]

10 03, 2020

Haven Announces New President, Pauline Taylor, RN, MHA

By | 2020-03-10T10:52:34+00:00 March 10th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Haven Announces New President, Pauline Taylor, RN, MHA

Pauline Taylor, RN, MHA, was selected as Haven’s president, effective March 2, 2020. Pauline brings more than 20 years of hands-on experience as a hospice advocate and leader to her new role, with an extensive understanding of hospice operations, financial accountability, clinical operations, sales and marketing, business development, and community relations. Pauline comes to Haven [...]

3 03, 2020

Local A Cappella Group Sings for Hospice Patients and Families

By | 2020-03-06T16:23:07+00:00 March 3rd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Local A Cappella Group Sings for Hospice Patients and Families

Gainesville a cappella group Audacity visited Haven’s E.T. York Hospice Care Center on Sunday to perform for patients, their families and staff. The singing group, which originally formed 20 years ago, is an a capella ensemble whose current members include a professional entertainer, a medical virologist, a science librarian, a small business owner, a botanist, [...]

27 02, 2020

Local Businesses Renovate Roberts Hospice Care Center

By | 2020-02-27T16:38:51+00:00 February 27th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Local Businesses Renovate Roberts Hospice Care Center

In order to better meet the needs of Palatka and the surrounding areas, Haven is investing resources to refurbish the Roberts Hospice Care Center. In choosing businesses to complete the refurbishment project, which is well underway, Haven sought out local businesses to work on the hospice care center. Many are personally connected to Haven in [...]

24 02, 2020

Haven Honors First Responder at E.T. York Hospice Care Center

By | 2020-02-24T12:38:06+00:00 February 24th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Haven Honors First Responder at E.T. York Hospice Care Center

Haven Hospice’s We Honor Heroes program honored Cliff Chapman, retired Alachua County Fire and Rescue Assistant Chief, at its E.T. York Hospice Care Center in Gainesville. A Keystone Heights resident, Mr. Chapman joined the United States Naval Air after graduation where he trained as an aviation machinist and received an honorable discharge, then spent his [...]

12 02, 2020

Gainesville Psychologist Donates Chicken Egg Proceeds to Haven

By | 2020-02-12T16:42:58+00:00 February 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Gainesville Psychologist Donates Chicken Egg Proceeds to Haven

Jan M. Snyder, Ph.D. has a private psychology practice in southwest Gainesville. On the property, she also has 27 chickens, whose eggs she sells to generate donations for charitable organizations. When Dr. Snyder’s chickens began to consistently lay eggs, she decided to sell the eggs to colleagues and clients and donate the proceeds to a [...]

17 12, 2019

Chiefland Businesses Donate Bake Sale Proceeds to Haven

By | 2019-12-17T08:59:46+00:00 December 17th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Chiefland Businesses Donate Bake Sale Proceeds to Haven

Central Florida Electric Cooperative (CFEC) and Drummond Community Bank recently donated the proceeds of their respective holiday bake sales to Haven Hospice. CFEC, which raised $3,735 for Haven this year, has been holding a cake auction at their annual “family fish fry” for 12 years. “Haven Hospice is a family-oriented and value-driven organization that benefits [...]