Hospice of Southwest Georgia

The mission of the Hospice of Southwest Georgia since it’s beginning in 1989, is to provide comprehensive care for patients with life-limiting conditions, within the familiar surroundings of one's own home or home-like setting.  Hospice offers support services to the family as well as the patient. Education and emotional support for the family members during the illness and bereavement support afterwards are an important part of the scope of hospice care.

When a member of  your family is facing a life-limiting illness, Hospice of Southwest Georgia can help patients and families by providing the support you need.

  • Management of pain and symptoms
  • Respite care for the caregiver
  • Medical equipment and medications related to hospice diagnosis
  • Education on illness
  • Assistance from hospice aides with baths and other activities
  • Supportive emotional care for the family and caregivers
  • Spiritual support
  • Assistance with advance directives
  • Assistance obtaining community resources
  • Support during and after the “journey of life”
  • Volunteer services (reading, visiting, sitting, running errands, making phone calls)
  • Pet therapy
  • Patients receive fresh flowers from our volunteers each week
  • Camp Heal annual camp for bereaved children ages 6-17

Hospice of Southwest Georgia serves the following counties: Thomas, Grady, Mitchell, Brooks, Colquitt, Baker, Decatur, Seminole, Miller, Clay, Calhoun and Early Counties.

For more information, please call 229.584.5500 or 800.290.6567.  

GA Permit #136-029-H

Joint Commission accredited

 

Contact Us

Thomasville Office: 229.584.5500 Referral Fax:  229.228.2292
Bainbridge Office: 229.493.8903  
Toll Free: 1.800.290.6567  

 

Location and Hours

Thomasville Office: 114 A Mimosa Drive, Thomasville, GA  

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

Bainbridge Office: 117 Donalson Street, Bainbridge, GA

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm