We Honor Veterans Program

We Honor Veterans, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), invites hospices, state hospice organizations, Hospice-Veteran Partnerships and VA facilities to join a pioneering program focused on respectful inquiry, compassionate listening and grateful acknowledgment. By recognizing the unique needs of America’s Veterans and their families, community providers, in partnership with VA staff, will learn how to accompany and guide them through their life stories toward a more peaceful ending. Bear Valley Hospice is proud to participate in the We Honor Veterans Program.


Meet Our Veteran
Support Team

We Honor Veterans


Ashley Young

We Honor Veteran's Program Coordinator

Ashley is our We Honor Veteran's Coordinator and oversees our partnerships with the VA, local veteran service providers, and our veteran volunteers.  She also continuously provides support to veteran families by connecting them to resources, assisting with filling out paperwork and applications, and coordinating veteran-to-veteran volunteer visits.

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Ed Morgan

Veteran to Veteran Volunteer

Ed works directly with our patients who have served in the military to provide support in accessing various levels of veterans resources.  Ed is a wonderful advocate for local veterans and an excellent source of knowledge for patients and their families.


Rebecca Flores, MSW

Hospice Social Worker

Becca provides additional support to veteran patients and their families when needed and works closely with the rest of the We Honor Veteran's Team to connect veterans and their families with resources and review legal documents.  As our social worker, Becca can provide mental health services to veterans and their families as well.