ORANGE CITY, Fla., December 5, 2017 On Nov. 30, Florida Hospital Fish Memorial delivered Christmas gifts to the Florida United Methodist Childrens Home in Deltona.
The gifts will help make a merry Christmas for all of the children in our care, said Mark Cobia, Florida United Methodist Childrens Home director of marketing and communications. We care for nearly 500 children in residence at our Enterprise campus and at our Madison Youth Ranch in north Florida, as well as all of the children in our foster care homes in Volusia, Flagler, Hillsborough, and Broward counties.
The Florida United Methodist Childrens Home was established in Enterprise, Fla., in 1908 as the Florida Methodist Orphanage. It is now a diverse ministry that includes residential care, therapeutic group care, foster care, emergency shelter care, independent living assistance, and community child care center.
About Florida Hospital Fish Memorial
Florida Hospital Fish Memorial is a member of Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization with 45 hospital campuses and 8,200 licensed beds in nine states, serving more than 5 million patients annually. With a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, Florida Hospital Fish Memorial has 175-beds and is one of the seven Florida Hospitals in Flagler, Lake and Volusia counties that composes the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region. As the largest hospital system in the area, the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region has 1,226 beds and more than 7,800 employees.