Monthly Archives: November 2014

St Nicholas Hospice Care scheme takes home national accolade

St Nicholas Hospice Care’s Hospice Neighbours service has taken home the Hospice UK and National Garden Scheme Innovation in Volunteering Award. Barbara Gale, chief executive, collected the award on behalf of the charity on November 26. A ceremony was held…

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Smotherman, D. P.

at the Hospice Home of High Point. He was born September 4, 1931 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee and served for 40 years in the western North Carolina conference of the United Methodist Church, retiring in 1995. During that time, D.P. served…

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Find True Love by Doing What You Love

At sixty-eight, Lucy left Bend, Oregon, and opened an antique furniture shop near the ocean in Brookings, Oregon. It had been a year since her husband died. The ocean and antiquing were her passions, not his. She said he was…

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Nurse Maude Hospice fundraising event brings in $18,000 +

“She, the Chief Executive and the Board of Nurse Maude are all thrilled with the outcome of the Black Tie event and the money will be used to rebuild and expand the Nurse Maude Hospice in 2015.” Nick Greenwood, one…

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Hospice facility helps keep pets and patients together

“Pets are a part of the family. People will be happier longer with their pets.” Learn more about the Pet Peace of Mind program by contacting Mary Beth Hickey, Regional Hospice volunteer manager, at www.mhickey@regionalhospicect.org or call 203-702-7415. ORIGINAL: HOSPICE…

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Letter: Death, and prayer

Since I have been a hospice facility volunteer for 25 years, and a bereavement counselor for eight years … Death is a final moment, but at that same moment a new life begins — an eternal life. Each resident’s room…

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Construction underway for new hospice in Kitchener

Construction is underway at a new residential hospice in south Kitchener, as Lisaard House in Cambridge is opening up a new location near Conestoga College. Unlike Lisaard House, which only treats cancer patients, Innisfree House in Kitchener will provide ……

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Money makers: event and promotional ideas for your pub

The site won Best Spirits Pub in the Great British Pub Awards 2014. How it works … How it works: The fundraising event was organised in conjunction with the benefitting hospice, the Shakespeare Hospice in Stratford-upon-Avon. Participants paid £30 ……

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As Horizon West expands, one family tells us what it means to them

The ‘Light up a Child’s Life’ Christmas campaign at Horizon West Children’s Hospice, Killadeas receives the backing … He is now at Willowbridge School, which he also loves. “He got awarded a cup this year, he is very proud,” acknowledged…

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Martin, Eudene Smith

along with Hospice volunteer, Cindy Snyder.The family will receive friends Friday evening, 5 until 7 p.m., at Beaver Island Baptist Church, and other times at the residence.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham ……

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