Hospice

Hospice Volunteers are Essential

Every year, millions of Americans die from illnesses such as heart disease, cancer, stroke and diabetes. And every year, roughly 400,000 hospice volunteers help many of these people through their last few months of life.
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How to Get Started with Advance Directives

Advance Directives are an important way to ensure you are given exactly the kind of care you wish to receive, either through a living will or by designating a health care proxy, sometimes called a health care power of attorney.  …
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Returning To Daily Life After A Loss

The death of a loved one is one of the most devastating events in our lives. Coping with that loss can be very difficult, and people often do not know how to handle it. The demands of daily life can …
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Hospice Chaplains Lift Patients, Families Spirits

Liberty Hospice chaplain Mike Sides provides spiritual guidance and companionship for patients and their families during end-of-life care. He said sometimes his job means doing what may seem like simple things, but often, those things can make a big difference. “We …
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