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Long-Time Volunteer Still Giving Back

Published: Tuesday, January 10, 2017

No 2015 Smoke the Turkey Run

Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
We are so grateful for the ongoing support the running community has shown to the annual Thanksgiving Day Smoke the Turkey 5K to benefit Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Unfortunately, this year there will not be a race. This

Hospice of Northwest Ohio Selected for New Medicare Program

Published: Thursday, July 23, 2015
Hospice of Northwest Ohio is among 140 hospices nationwide selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model. This innovative new program will allow eligible Medicare and dually eligible Medicaid/Medicare

WWE Wrestlers Send Message to Patient

Published: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Thank you to all involved for helping us pull this one off! Read the story here

20th Anniversary of Perrsyburg Center Showcases Art of Hospice

Published: Thursday, May 21, 2015
Hospice of Northwest Ohio will mark the 20th anniversary of the Edward and Marion Knight Hospice Center on May 20 from 5-7:00 p.m. in the gardens of the facility, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg. More than 175 specially

Two HNWO Physicians Recognized!

Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Congratulations to two of our staff physicians on being listed among the "Best Doctors in America"! Dr, John McGreevey, Jr. and Dr. Eliose Gard are both listed on page 12 of the October Toledo Business Journal's feature on

Bob Latta Visits Perrysburg Center

Published: Friday, August 22, 2014
The Midwest Care Alliance has put the spotlight on Congressman Bob Latta's recent visit to the Perrysburg Center. Click here to view the story and pictures.

“Today’s Caregiver” recognizes Hospice of Northwest Ohio with 2014 Caregiver Friendly® Award

Published: Friday, July 18, 2014
Today’s Caregiver, the first national magazine for family and professional caregivers--and its associated website, announced that Hospice of Northwest Ohio is a recipient of its 2014 Caregiver

Centers Feature New Veterans Gardens

Published: Friday, June 13, 2014
Hospice of Northwest Ohio recently completed planting special gardens at both its Perrysburg and Toledo Hospice Centers that pay tribute to veterans. In addition to plants and flowers, each red, white and blue-themed garden

2014 NBCHPN® Employer of the Year Award

Published: Monday, March 31, 2014
The National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurses (NBCHPN®) has announced that Hospice of Northwest Ohio is the recipient of the 2014 Employer of the Year Award. The honor was presented March 13 in

Tough Questions Straight Answers

Published: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Hospice of Northwest Ohiohas launched a new, multi-media campaign designed to provide information and insight regarding the concerns people have when dealing with a serious, chronic illness—whether or not they are

Study Confirms Hospice Care Saves Medicare Money

Published: Friday, March 22, 2013
A recently released study out of Mt. Sinai Icahn School of Medicine shows that hospice enrollment saves money for Medicare and increases care quality for Medicare recipients. Please read this summary from the National

Hospice Pharmacist Featured in Article

Published: Thursday, October 4, 2012
We are proud to share a recent article that features our clinical pharmacist.

Grief and Loss in the Community

Published: Monday, July 30, 2012
Hospice of Northwest Ohio's own Dawn DeFalco and Char Brock appeared on WTVG TV's community porgram, Bridges, on July 29 to discuss grief and mourning. Click here to watch.

Caring for the Caregiver Classes Available

Published: Tuesday, June 19, 2012
“Caring for the Caregiver,” a free, three-week series designed to help those who are caring for the needs of a friend or family member find personal meaning in the experience, is being held at The Victory

Therapy Dog Sam in the National Spotlight!

Published: Friday, May 4, 2012
A story orignally run on WTOL-TV in Toledo last fall was picked up by nationally syndicated show America Now. It was shown yesterday across the country and can be viewed online through this link.

A Good Read Focusing on Advance Directives

Published: Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Hospice Offers Tips for Grieving at the Holidays

Published: Wednesday, December 21, 2011
The bereavement counselors at Hospice of Northwest Ohio remind everyone that not everyone grieves the same. At this time of year, it is important to acknowledge the death of a loved one. They offer suggestions for coping

Caring for the Caregiver Classes Offered

Published: Thursday, December 1, 2011
“Caring for the Caregiver,” a free, four-week series designed to help those who are caring for the needs of a friend or family member find personal meaning in the experience, is being held at several times and

Hospice NWO Wins Award!

Published: Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Hospice of Northwest Ohio received the first-ever Non-Profit Excellence Award this morning at a community breakfast attended by 280 people. Sponsored by the Toledo Community Foundation and The Blade, this award is very

Music from the Heart

Published: Wednesday, September 14, 2011
We wanted to share this article about a group of young men who held a fundraiser for Hospice of Northwest Ohio.

Teaming Up with the Mud Hens

Published: Thursday, July 14, 2011
Get your tickets for the July 30th Toledo Mud Hens game. We will continue our 30th Anniversary celebration with special recognition throughout the evening and a treat for those sitting in our seciton. Use promo code HNWO

Community Invited - Hospice of Northwest Ohio Celebrates 30 Years

Published: Tuesday, June 7, 2011
The community is invited to “a party at the beach” as Hospice of Northwest Ohio marks its 30th anniversary June 30 from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Pinnacle in Maumee. The event is being held rain or shine and features

New Ad Campaign

Published: Thursday, February 17, 2011
This week Hospice of Northwest Ohio began a new ad campaign featuring families who have used our services over the past 30 years. The television, radio and print ads each feature a special moment or memory shared by a family

Hospice Offers Tips for Grieving at the Holidays

Published: Friday, December 10, 2010
Whether the loss of a loved one is recent or occurred some time ago, the holidays place additional demands on our time and emotions. Says Hospice of Northwest Ohio Bereavement Counselor, Char Brock “It can be helpful

Local Tornado Victom Wins Award Posthumously

Published: Monday, November 15, 2010
For ten years, June tornado victim Ryan Walters served as Information Technology Director at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. This week, the Ohio Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (OHPCO) recognized him posthumously for his

Beloved Hospice Therapy Dog Passes Away

Published: Thursday, September 23, 2010
Tanner, beloved resident therapy dog at Hospice of Northwest Ohio’s Perrysburg Center since 2001, passed away in his sleep early this morning. He touched the lives of thousands patients and families who were comforted

HNWO Creates New Program for Caregivers

Published: Friday, September 3, 2010
More and more people are caring for their sick, frail or debilitated loved ones at home. While some have received special training, many feel ill-prepared to meet the challenges of the physical care that is required. Now,

Toledo Blade Op-Ed Piece

Published: Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Hospice of Northwest Ohio's Executive Director Judy Seibenick wrote an Op-Ed piece, which was published in the Sunday, July 18 Toledo Blade. Click here to read it.

Events to Benefit Hospice NWO

Published: Thursday, May 27, 2010
Andrew Spunt Memorial Golf Fundraiser The annual golf outing celebrates its 10th and final year, June 14 at Brandywine Country Club. Click here for detailed information. Ride for Dignity This 55 mile, police escorted

Rain Delays Parking Lot Project

Published: Thursday, May 13, 2010
Work to increase the number of parking spaces at the Perrysburg Hospice Center and to improve the overall condition of the lot has been postponed indefinitely due to recent rainy weather. Crews will determine when the area

New Facebook Page

Published: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Hospice of Northwest Ohio went live today with its Facebook fan page. We encourage you to become a fan and invite your friends to be fans!

Hospice of Northwest Ohio Hosts the Sacred Art of Living and Dying

Published: Monday, March 1, 2010
The first of the four-unit Sacred Art of Living and Dying series - Understanding Spiritual Pain - will be held April 16 and 17 at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg. The two-day workshop will focus on the

Alan Wolfelt PhD to Present Two FREE Workshops

Published: Monday, March 1, 2010
In partnership with Walker Funeral Homes, Hospice of Northwest Ohio will sponsor Healing Your Grieving Heart When Someone You Love has Died on Monday, April 19 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm for the community; and Death, Grief and

Hospice NWO Executive Director Focus of Article

Published: Thursday, February 18, 2010
The Toledo Blade featured Judy Seibenick in a January 31 article. Cllick here to read it.

Coping with Any Loss Now in Michigan

Published: Thursday, January 7, 2010
Hospice of Northwest Ohio's Coping with Any Loss support group is now being held once monthly at its Michigan office. Held the second Tuesday of each month, the group meets from 4 to 5:30 pm for men and women who are

Hospice of Northwest Ohio Receives $25,000 Grant

Published: Monday, December 21, 2009
In an effort to support grieving children in our community, Hospice of Northwest Ohio will be offering "Bobby's Books - Make a Difference in the World" to area schools. The effort aims to enhance coping abilities for losses

Jamie Farr Visits Hospice Patient

Published: Monday, July 6, 2009
In town for the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Golf Tournament, Toledo native Jamie Farr took time to visit 99-year-old Josephine Zraik at the Toledo Hospice Center. Jamie and Josephine lived in the same neighborhood when Jamie

LPGA Golfers Visit Hospice Patient

Published: Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Nancy Lopez, Karen Stupples, Paige Mackenzie and Charlotte Mayorkas made a special visit to Orchard Villa to visit 83-year-old Hospice of Northwest Ohio patient Virginiia Kulwicki. Virginia used to live at Lopez's Florida

HNWO Opens Michigan Office

Published: Wednesday, June 3, 2009
To provide better access for patients and families living in Southeast Michigan; including Monroe County -- Temperance, Lambertville, Blissfield, Monroe and Dundee, -- Hospice of Northwest Ohio has opened a home care office