Posted on March 24, 2017 in Gift of a DayThis week, country musician Josh Turner’s latest release Deep South debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart. Last night, he was No. 1 in our hearts for giving a Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care patient the night of her life.
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Posted on March 19, 2017 in Gift of a DayElda Dotson had a simple wish for her Gift of a Day - a 70th birthday kiss from none other than country music star Blake Shelton. Okay, maybe that's not so simple, but we decided to give it our best. At the very least, Elda would see a great show.
Posted on March 17, 2017 in Gift of a DayThe luck of the Irish has always been with Elizabeth Saxon. All four of Elizabeth's children were Irish dancers when they were young . Her son Rick was even a national qualifier.
Posted on March 9, 2017 in Caregiving TipsEnd-stage kidney disease, also called renal disease, occurs when the kidneys are so badly damaged that the patient cannot survive without dialysis or a kidney transplant. When a patient chooses to end dialysis treatments, Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care provides supportive care to keep the patient comfortable and control end-stage kidney failure symptoms.
Posted on March 1, 2017 in Dementia CraftsIrish or not, it can be lots of fun to get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day by planning activities for someone with dementia.
Posted on February 20, 2017 in Gift of a DayCrossroads Hospice & Palliative Care patient Linda Cooper is a serious George Strait fan. His music seems to always be playing in her house. Yet, she’s never seen him live. She’s also a serious traveler. In fact, she’s visited all 50 states. Yet , somehow in all her travels, she never made it to Vegas. Her Gift of a Day was the perfect chance to make both of these dreams come true.