Holiday Candles

Hospice Provides Grief Outlet for the Holidays

“This gives us a time to stop, reflect and thank the folks that have passed for what they’ve been in our lives and the opportunity to make the folks in our lives, who are caring for people, aware that we’re thankful for them and the sacrifices they’re making to care for a loved one.”

Covenant Care Grants Final Wish for Dying Veteran

Some patients want nothing more than to be comfortable and to remain at home, while others would like to reach out to an estranged family member to make peace after years of disconnection, and yet others wish for specific experiences such as zip lining, making pottery or deep sea fishing. This was the wish that Donald Vaughan, a Navy veteran, recently expressed to his team of Covenant caregivers.

Hospice Is About Life, Making the Most of Every Day

If you learned you had a life-limiting illness, would you work harder to mark items off your bucket list? Would life’s simplest routines bring the most joy? At the end of life, many say being at home with loved ones brings the most happiness and meaning.