November 11, 2022

Giving Thanks to Our Veterans

November 8, 2022

Using Ring Theory Paradigm When Dealing With a Terminal Illness

An exploration into the benefits and limitations of Ring Theory. Key points: 👉 In Ring Theory, the ill partner becomes the priority, and the other partner […]
November 1, 2022

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month 2022

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, and Hospice of the North Coast is participating in the Meeting You Where You Are campaign all month […]
October 3, 2022
Pacifica House

Pacifica House… More Than Just a Building

Hospice of the North Coast’s Pacifica House is more than a clinical facility for end-of-life care.  It is a special place where hospice families and friends […]
April 13, 2022
When is the Right Time to Consider Grief Counseling?

When is the Right Time to Consider Grief Counseling?

Bereavement support can help you and your family as you move through the grieving process. We encourage you to reach out to bereavement services that: Are […]
March 1, 2022

What Is Anticipatory Grief?

How much we struggle to keep that which we’re soon to lose. It was so hard being on the receiving end of a daughter’s anger. It […]
August 4, 2021
Elder man drinking water

Why Is Keeping Hydrated So Important?

Every cell, tissue and organ in your body needs water to work properly. For example, water: Gets rid of wastes through urination, perspiration and bowel movements […]
August 4, 2021
dehydration during end-of-life care

Dehydration and End-of-life Care

There are several common causes of dehydration. It is important to understand how hydration and dehydration impact end-of-life care. Common Causes Of Dehydration Diarrhea, vomiting: Severe, […]
April 15, 2021
Benefits of Art Therapy during bereavement

Benefits of Art Therapy During Bereavement

What does grief look like? What color is it?  Is it a shape that moves or changes? Does it have meaning without words, purpose without explanation […]