Hospice of West Alabama (HOWA) is a non-profit, community-based hospice provider that has served Bibb, Greene, Hale, Pickens, Lamar, and Tuscaloosa counties since 1982. As one of the oldest hospices in Alabama, they provide support and care for persons in the last phases of incurable disease so they may live as fully and as comfortably as possible. In addition to working with patients in their own homes, HOWA has a 15-bed inpatient facility located in Tuscaloosa. HOWA sponsors grief counseling and support and also trains volunteers to work with others.
HOWA sponsors a 5K run/walk fundraiser on the VA Medical Center campus in March. You can learn more about Hospice of West Alabama on the web at: https://hospiceofwestal.com or on their Facebook page. Checks or cash not designated for pledge or other specific needs are split with Hospice of West Alabama. To make a 100% donation by check, envelopes are available on the foyer table. The address information is: