News

  • Feeding Her Heart and Soul

    January 8, 2021

    In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, like many, a family member of one of our patients has not been able to see her 89-year-old mother, who lives in a… Read More

  • The Future of End-of-Life Care

    November 4, 2020

    When the hospice movement began nationwide in the ‘70s and ‘80s, end-of-life care services were primarily used to care for people who had cancer. Many of these patients had similar… Read More

  • The Healing Power of Rituals

    October 30, 2020

    When the words “ritual” and “grief” come to mind, most people think about public traditions such as wearing black, the Jewish tradition of sitting Shiva or attending a funeral or… Read More

  • Providing Spiritual Care for All

    September 17, 2020

    “Many of the patients and families who arrive at our facility are in crisis, nearing end of life or with unmanageable symptoms,” commented Kevin Frain, Hospice & Community Care Chaplain…. Read More

  • A Team Approach to Care and Comfort

    September 3, 2020

    In the first two editions of Hospice Horizons this year, we shared a glimpse into why and how Hospice & Community Care began. In this edition, you will learn how… Read More

  • A Brother’s Love

    August 12, 2020

    Continuing the Conversation on Addiction and Loss in the Community Elizabeth Crawford struggled with opioids during her early adulthood. In 2015, she died from an accidental overdose. Her death deeply… Read More

  • Coping with Grief & Social Distancing

    April 15, 2020

    In these strange times, when the entire world is impacted by the Coronavirus, people grieving a loss are challenged to become more creative in finding the support they need. When… Read More