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December 12, 2018

How to cope with the loss of a loved one during the holiday season, according to experts

The holidays can be a difficult time for those who are grieving. Whether the person who died was old, young, or not yet born, whether their […]
May 7, 2018

What You Should Do When Your Loved One Stops Eating

This is a common concern among those caring for someone near the end of life.  A loss of appetite is a normal part of the process […]
May 7, 2018

Be Aware of The Toll of Caregiving

Obviously, there are times and situations that call for a person to do something, even when it may not be in their best physical- or mental […]
May 7, 2018

Terminal Illness 101: What You Should Know About Hospice

There are many stages of grief that you must go through before you can accept that you will soon lose a loved one to terminal illness.  […]
May 7, 2018

The Hospice Medication Evaluation

One of the first things that will be done when a person is first enrolled in a hospice program is a review of the medications being […]
May 7, 2018

What You Should Be Telling Your Hospice Nurses

Hospice is a service that can allow a person to remain a home, despite a need for medical care, which makes it a major blessing for […]
March 26, 2018

WE HONOR VETERANS PROGRAM / WELCOME HOME VIETNAM VETERANS, MARCH 30

Presented by Hospice of the North Coast, the “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans” program will be on March 30, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at […]
February 26, 2018

The Benefits of Facility Dogs

Hospice: the entire goal is to provide comfort and care, and to reach that end, many facilities have added pet therapy to their line of services […]
February 22, 2018

Pacifica House Remodel Is Complete

When Pacifica House opened in July 2013, it was a special place of solace for the mind, body, and spirit, where family members could come for […]