Halifax Health – Hospice Re-Schedules Events Due to Hurricane Irma

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (September 15, 2017) – Halifax Health – Hospice has rescheduled two of its annual events due to Hurricane Irma.

The 16th Annual Halifax Health – Hospice 5K Run & Walk – Celebrating the Spirit of Caregiving will now be held November 11 at the Kenneth W. Parker Amphitheater, 2001 City Center Circle in Port Orange, beginning at 8:00 a.m.  Proceeds from the race will benefit the Halifax Health - Hospice Family Caregiver Program.  Online pre-registration has been extended to Thursday, November 9 at 12 p.m.  Packet pick-up and in-person registration is Friday, November 10 from 10 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Halifax Health – Hospice Port Orange Care Center, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange.  For updates or more information, visit www.halifaxhealth.org/hospice/5K or call 386.425.8798.

The National Day of Remembrance Ceremony presented by Halifax Health - Hospice Traumatic Loss Program and the Victims’ Services Coalition of the 7th Judicial Circuit is being rescheduled to a future date.  Originally slated for September 22, the event is being moved due to the after effects of Hurricane Irma.  A new date will be announced soon.  For more information, please call 386.425.3339.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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