Posted on April 15, 2021 in Dementia CraftsDon’t wait for April showers to bring you May flowers. Brighten up your rainy days with a colorful craft that will bring you and your loved one with dementia some added joy.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - 2021
Posted on April 8, 2021 in Crossroads NewsAs a chaplain specializing in end-of-life care, Mark Telepak is looking for progress. While hospice clinicians are charting the expected declines, Mark charts “the increases.” Is the patient “getting stronger emotionally, relationally, and spiritually?” Mark asks. “Are they at peace? Have they reconciled with loved ones? What is their hope and how can I encourage it?”
Posted on April 1, 2021 in Caregiving TipsAfter a year of pandemic precautions, many families are planning to hold a safe Easter together. Many Americans have already received a COVID-19 vaccine, and communities are relaxing some restrictions.
Posted on March 24, 2021 in Caregiving TipsHearing that a loved one has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) can be overwhelming. It’s hard to know what to say and how to help. Understanding more about MS can help, but the most important thing you can do is let them know that you are going to be there for them through it all.