You matter. Avow cares.

When illness, death, grief and loss touch your life, or the life of someone close to you, you need loving care and professional guidance to get through. Here in southwest Florida, Avow is that source of expert care.

We compassionately serve those who are:

  • Living with chronic, serious or terminal illness
  • Caring for a frail senior or someone who is seriously ill
  • Grieving any loss: a family member, friend, coworker, fellow student or pet

Avow was founded by area residents in 1983 as a not-for-profit hospice. Today, Avow is one of the area’s premier health care providers with programs of support for everyone in southwest Florida from newborns to our most senior citizens.

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Children’s Weekend Bereavement Camp for ages 11 – 17.

June 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Children’s Weekend Bereavement Camp for ages 11 – 17.

Camp MendingHeart is a fun, creative and therapeutic program designed to allow children to express feelings, build coping skills [...]

Avow Palliative Care Center Now Open for Consultations, Education

November 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Avow Palliative Care Center Now Open for Consultations, Education

Southwest Florida residents suffering from a serious illness and in need of symptom relief and emotional support can now find [...]

Weinig Estate Gift Will Help Seriously Ill in Southwest Florida

September 14th, 2016|Comments Off on Weinig Estate Gift Will Help Seriously Ill in Southwest Florida

Avow Foundation, Inc. announces it has received a gift of $795,000 from the Nancy L. Weinig estate. The gift will [...]

Palliative Care Changed My Quality of Life

November 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Palliative Care Changed My Quality of Life

When four-time cancer survivor Janice Feenstra was diagnosed with an incurable, but treatable cancer, she was hopeful and ready to [...]

At Group We Listen, Acknowledge and Learn From Each Other

November 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on At Group We Listen, Acknowledge and Learn From Each Other

Connie Hill was apprehensive to attend her first grief support group, but she's very thankful she did. Avow's bereavement counselor [...]

They Cared for Dad and Showed Concern for Me Too.

November 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on They Cared for Dad and Showed Concern for Me Too.

While sitting vigil at his father's bedside at Avow's Frances Georgeson Hospice House, Chris Farrugia observed nurses speaking warmly and [...]

Avow Events Calendar

(In the process of being updated)

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March 28 - April 03
  • 28
    28.March.Tuesday

    Weekly Grief Support Group - Tuesdays

    6:00 PM-7:30 PM
    2017.03.28
    1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL, United States
    1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL, United States

    Every Tuesday 6:00 – 7:30 PM

    Ispiri community center on the Avow campus, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples

    This group is open to any adult in the community who has experienced a loss of any kind. The group is most helpful for those who have experienced a loss within the past year.

  • 29
    29.March.Wednesday

    Weekly Grief Support Group - Wednesdays

    1:30 PM-3:00 PM
    2017.03.29
    1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL, United States
    1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL, United States

    Every Wednesday 1:30 – 3:00 PM

    Ispiri community center on the Avow campus, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples

    This group is open to any adult in the community who has experienced a loss of any kind. The group is most helpful for those who have experienced a loss within the past year.

  • 30
    30.March.Thursday
    No events
  • 31
    31.March.Friday
    No events
  • 01
    01.April.Saturday
    No events
  • 02
    02.April.Sunday
    No events
  • 03
    03.April.Monday
    No events

 

 

 

 

 

Avow Cares. You Make the Difference.

HELP SUPPORT OUR MISSION

Our grief support programs and portions of our hospice and palliative care services are made possible thanks to generous contributions from our individuals like you. Generosity brings comfort and care to thousands of people each year and inspires Avow to grow and enhance its spectrum of care.

Your gift is needed and appreciated.

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