Posted on July 30, 2013 in Crossroads NewsJulia Hayde became a social worker to serve as a voice for others. She discovered her passion in the hospice field and felt drawn to supporting families through loss because of her own experiences as a child. “I struggled to make peace with my own grief and wanted to turn this into a way to help others.”
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - July 2013
Posted on July 28, 2013 in Crossroads News“This is NOT a tornado you want to wait out in a building of any kind! If you are not below ground, GET OUT OF THE PATH OF THIS STORM NOW!”
Posted on July 25, 2013 in Crossroads NewsGot 45? Volunteer today!
Posted on July 21, 2013 in Crossroads NewsHospice and pediatrics? Really? Initially, I thought this was an oxymoron. Children are sweet and innocent, and should lead happy, carefree lives into adulthood. Unfortunately, we all know that this isn’t always the case. Some children get sick; some children are bornunhealthy; some are victims of accidents.
Posted on July 18, 2013 in Hospice EducationNational Make a Difference to Children Month is a time when we show our appreciation for the children in our lives by making a positive impact. Whether it’s volunteering our time with community organization that supports local youth, or sharing special gifts with our own children, we strive to make kids feel cherished.
Posted on July 15, 2013 in Crossroads NewsA little embarrassing. A lot humbling. The youngest of our group of friends was turning 50 and we celebrated by dancing the entire evening. The next day was spent reclined and iced. The pain improved, but didn’t resolve, and I had to do things differently because mobility was restricted. Three months later it was time for knee surgery.