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Care partners at Hospice of Dayton and Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties go above and beyond to invest in each patient and consider his or her time with us to be a celebration of life. It’s our goal to help you cement your loved one’s legacy by embracing his or her life story and presenting it to others. Please, share your loved one’s life story with us today. We believe that illustrating life’s stories provides peace of mind for families while strengthening our community.  Contact 937-256-4490 ext. 4409 or fill out the form below to share your story today.

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Congratulations to our Top Salon Winner Dezigns by Tonya!


Congratulations to Dezigns by Tonya for becoming Hospice of Dayton’s first ever Top Salon Winner!


Dezigns by Tonya is located at 131 N Xenia Dr, Enon, OH 45323.

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My Wonderful Life

By Paul M. Minter In 1937 I was ten years old, Mother and Father decided they would separate and by doing so they would leave me with my Great-Grandmother who lived in the hills of Kentucky.  Moving from the city to the hills of Kentucky was like being in a time capsule, traveling back to…

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Hobbies for 4th Annual Hospice and 5K for KELLI Run/Walk

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Hospice of Dayton Foundation “Beer Tasting Pairing”

Poelking Lanes South-VIP Room 8871 Kingsridge Dr. Thursday, May 8, 2014 6:30 – 9:30 pm Presenting Sponsor:   Thank you to our Sponsors: Patti & Greg Atkinson Longhorn Steakhouse Cavalier Distributing Presenting Sponsor – $2,500.00 10 admission tickets 4 raffle tickets Name on napkins Commemorative tasting glass Complimentary appetizers Company logo on big screen Prominent…

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A Healing Partnership

By: Vickie Kapnas, Hospice of Dayton Volunteer She enters a room quietly, gently, feeling no need to announce her presence. While she takes her new job very seriously, she seems happily unaware of the level of comfort and encouragement she brings just by being there. Her name is Bindi and she’s a new pet therapy…

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Hospice Patient Honored by Congress

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Journey Publication-Winter 2014

Journey – Winter  2014 Our quarterly newsletter features stories of inspiration, innovation and celebration.  

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Gone Fishing

By Laura Colliflower, OTR/L  I was fortunate to meet Jack during his first stay at the Dayton Hospice House. Jack talked about being down because he had given up fishing. It took too much energy to go out, walk down to the creek and stand there the whole time. I met Jack on a Monday, the week the first fishing…

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Six Needs Of Mourning For Children Who Are Grieving

BY MARY GAMAGE MSW, LSW Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D discusses mourning needs for children who have suffered a significant loss.  These mourning needs can help children heal through their journey of grief. Need 1:  Accept the Death The first mourning need is to accept the death.  It’s difficult for any child to accept that their loved…

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Hospice Patient’s Final Wish Becomes a Reality

As a local hospice patient’s health was declining, the only way the family could test for his alertness or mental status was by talking about the Bengals. As a “Final Wish”, the patient asked Hospice of Dayton if they could possibly meet a player or coach from the Cincinnati Bengals. The patient’s health was declining…

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