Loving Care

A hospice social worker honors those who bring dignity and meaning to the dying.

Caregiving at Life’s End: Facing the Challenges

An authentic look at what it’s like to be a caregiver for a loved one.

Fellow Travelers During the Storm of Death

Bereavement coordinators show how hospice teams aid families in crisis.

A Caregiver’s Challenge With Cancer

A hospice chaplain’s own brush with death created better understanding of her patients.

Emotional Landmines

5 stress-fueled feelings and how to weather them.

Unexpected Blessings

A wink from heaven

Truly Caring

Helping a grieving son

Honoring a Legacy

Turning grief into inspiration

One Unforgettable Weekend

Compassus–Lansing team grants two final wishes in time for Independence Day

Poetry as Therapy

Meaningful Memorial Services

Path to Healing

When caregivers suffer the loss of a loved one, they may also lose a sense of purpose

The Last Desires of the Heart

Inquiring about final wishes may be one of the most important and caring things we can do to ensure that patients’ wishes will be honored

No Guilt Allowed

Hospice can help patients and loved ones empty their buckets of grief

The Deepest Grief

Complicated cases require more than conventional counseling

Dealing with business details after a loss

Providing tips and information to better assist hospice patients and their families

A Brave New World

Navigating grief in the digital world

Healing with Horses

Equine therapy helps to balance emotions

Helping a Child to Grieve

It’s up to adults to gently guide children through the loss of a loved one

First Person

Journeying through grief toward tender memories