Monthly Archives: May 2015

Story of Hope Holds Fundraiser To Open Gates Hospice

GATES, N.Y. — The town of Gates is currently without a hospice care center. The Story of Hope held a pasta dinner on Sunday afternoon to help change that. They are a non-profit care organization and hosted the event as…

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Hospice journey celebrated at official opening

St Francis Hospice has been providing palliative care to the Northside … funding for the project was secured through a combination of bank loans and local fundraising efforts. The journey is not quiet over yet as outstanding bank loans of…

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What a rush! You can take part in an exclusive colour rush run along South Devon Link Road

So I would urge everybody to register to enter and put a bit of colour in your life!” Giles Charnaud, chief executive of Rowcroft Hospice said: “I am delighted Rowcroft Hospice is working with Linden Homes and Galliford Try to…

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Hospice earns high marks for caregiver satisfaction

Hospice of Chesterfield County Executive Director John Douglas credits the experience, dedication and compassion of the agency’s staff and volunteers as factors that led to being named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient. “The Hospice of Chesterfield … ENTIRE POST: Hospice…

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Medicare pays for grief counseling through hospice

Medicare’s hospice benefit covers more than services for a terminally ill beneficiary. Family caregivers also can receive grief and loss counseling for up to a year following the beneficiary’s death. However, a recent study found that hospice services … SOURCE:…

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St Clare Hospice salutes the dedication of its army of volunteers

From traditional roles such as helping in the hospice’s eight fundraising shops to offering their services as complementary therapists, the scope of opportunities to volunteers at the hospice has grown over the past 25 years as the range of services…

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People in Business, May 31

Dolan is also certified in human resources management by the Human Resources Certification … announced Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice co-founder and president of the Karen Ann Quinlan Charitable Foundation Julia QuinlanMarino currently is a vice president … READ THE ARTICLE:…

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Hospice's biggest fundraising event draws closer as it looks to raise more than £1million

A Northwood hospice hopes more people will join their biggest fundraising event of the year as they bid to raise more than £1million to maintain patient care. The Michael Sobell Hospice is holding the Ladies in the Night Walk on…

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Some seniors face future as 'elder orphans'

Studies show that by 2030, there may not be enough nursing homes to match the overwhelming need. Sandy Bond, executive director for Hospice Advantage in Ridgeland, said those trends are starting to show in the Lowcountry. “I do believe that…

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Boat season launches

It was a reunion of 180 donors and friends from the past 34 years since Hospice of Northwest Ohio began with in-home care, then a pilot inpatient unit at Lake Park, before the Perrysburg location 20 years ago. Executive director…

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