Community Honors Loved Ones at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care’s Angels Among Us



Santa Barbara, Calif., Dec. 15, 2015 – On December 10th, individuals and families gathered at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care’s annual Angels Among Us Remembrance Service in Santa Barbara to remember their loved ones. The service provided over 100 participants with a time of reflection and connection that included inspirational music, a candle lighting ceremony, tributes, and refreshments.


At the service, attendees were invited to participate in the Gathering of Angels, a beautiful display of angels inscribed with words of dedication and remembrance.  The Gathering of Angels, with over 400 angels, will be on display through December 31st at VNHC’s Community Room in Santa Barbara. Members of the community are welcome to contact Rebecca Benard at to set a time to view its unique beauty and read the messages that have been lovingly written on the angels.


Angels Among Us is a special offering over the holidays to honor and remember those who live in our memories. For over a decade, Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care has provided families in our community a time of reflection and support through Angels Among Us.



About Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care

Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care is the leading nonprofit provider of comprehensive in-home health care. The mission of Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care is to provide high quality, comprehensive home health, hospice and related services necessary to promote the health and well-being of all community residents, including those unable to pay. It serves the greater Santa Barbara area, and Santa Ynez and Lompoc Valleys. Established in 1908, Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care is one of Santa Barbara’s oldest nonprofit organizations. For more information on Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care, click here or call (805) 965-5555.




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