Serving Those Who Served: Providing Serious Illness Care to Veterans
Hospice of North Ottawa Community delivers Veteran-centric care to the Community as a We Honor Veterans partner.
As the nation honors these American heroes for their military service on Veterans Day, November 11, Hospice of North Ottawa Community extends recognition and Veteran-centric care to military Veterans and their families when facing a life-limiting illness throughout the year.
As a partner, Hospice of North Ottawa Community provides specialized care to Veterans who are facing a life-limiting illness and their families throughout the year. This includes a Veteran-to-Veteran volunteer program, recognition and pinning ceremonies, and assistance navigating veteran benefits.
In recognition of Veterans Day, Hospice of North Ottawa Community will be recognizing 40 veterans for their service with a Certificate of Appreciation and a flag pinning.
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs, created the We Honor Veterans program to empower hospice and other healthcare providers across America to meet the unique needs of seriously ill Veterans and their families. Learn more about the We Honor Veterans program at