Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights

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Cooking for Comfort: Brain Foods That Soothe

In the previous Cooking for Comfort posts, there are recommendations for small plates with lots of flavor – great for loved ones with a small appetite, and delicious soups, which are an excellent option for people who are having a hard time swallowing, such as persons with dementia.
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Veterans are Welcomed Home on the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War

When Vietnam Veterans returned home from serving their country, they didn’t get a hero’s welcome. There were no parades. No celebrations. Instead they were often met with insults and protests. 50 years later, the Department of Defense is looking to change that with “Welcome Home” events nationwide. Crossroads Hospice was accepted into the program and named a 50th Anniversary Commemoration Partner.
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WWII Veteran Honored at Whiteman Air Force Base

Kenneth Rogers entered the United States Army in 1943 and served our country for 20 years. For his Gift of a Day, his wanted to see the planes he used to fly once more. On March 29, 2016, the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, he got his wish with a visit to the Whiteman Air Force Base.