ST. LOUIS – Unity Hospice of Greater St. Louis recently presented U.S. Army Sgt. Damon Alonzo Brooks of Florissant, Mo., with a recognition plaque in appreciation of his efforts in honoring hospice Veterans as a part of Unity Hospice’s Hospice for Heroes Veteran program.
Sgt. Brooks serves as an Assistant Center Commander at Metro North Recruiting Station in St. Louis, Mo., where he assists in the daily recruiting operations throughout Greater St. Louis. In the effort to recognize the many sacrifices Veterans have made for our country, Sgt. Brooks has attended countless Veteran ceremonies on behalf of Unity Hospice. At his most recent honoring of a U.S. Army Veteran, Unity Hospice honored Sgt. Brooks in appreciation for the time he has committed to Hospice for Heroes.
A North St. Louis City native, Sgt. Brooks currently resides in Florissant, Mo.
About Hospice for Heroes
Unity Hospice’s Hospice for Heroes is a complimentary program that honors Veteran hospice patients through a formal ceremony, thanking them for the sacrifices they made for our country. The ceremony includes the presentation of a framed American flag, an appreciation certificate with the Veterans name and, many times, a surprise active-duty soldier to thank them.
About Unity Hospice
Founded in 1992, Unity Hospice is a full-service hospice and palliative care company committed to providing comprehensive care, support and education to people facing a life-limiting illness. The organization offers care of the highest quality by licensed and competent staff in accordance with laws & regulations and accepted standards of practice. With the dedication to make their patients’ final days comfortable, Unity Hospice provides an interdisciplinary approach to each individual and family, in which they go above and beyond everyday to meet their needs.