Posted on November 19, 2015 in Dementia CraftsThis month, families across America will be gathering to celebrate Thanksgiving with turkey, sharing old memories and making new ones. In addition to the holiday, November also marks National Alzheimer's Disease and Awareness Month (NADAM) and Family Caregivers Month®, a time set aside to honor the millions of caregivers who devote their time to caring for someone with a form of dementia.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - November 2015
Posted on November 17, 2015 in Crossroads NewsThis weekend, we held our first ever Crossroads Kids Camp in Guthrie, OK – a place for grieving children to connect with their feelings in a supportive environment.
Posted on November 14, 2015 in Hospice EducationIt can be hard to look beyond the symptoms of dementia to see the person within, but that’s at the core of how Crossroads Hospice cares for patients.
Posted on November 11, 2015 in Real Heroes Wear Dog Tags“We need to remind people, that the real heroes wear dog tags…” said Chaplain Scalf, Crossroads Hospice, Akron-Canton, OH. Todd Connor is aware of that. This is a man who has committed his career and company to recognizing and supporting Veterans—helping ensure that they have opportunities for success and entrepreneurship upon returning home.
Posted on November 10, 2015 in Gift of a DayIf you’re going to bring animals to brighten the day of hospice patients, what better place than Mustang, Oklahoma?
Posted on November 2, 2015 in Real Heroes Wear Dog TagsVeteran’s Day is a special time we reserve to honor our military Veterans and the continuous efforts they have made towards protecting our freedom and sustaining our liberty. In reality, this is something that we could, as a whole, afford to devote a bit more time and effort towards.