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When you need to put a loved one in hospice care

It is one of the hardest decisions a person can ever have to make….the decision to put a loved one into hospice care. It completely shatters the dreams of the family member or loved one ever recovering from the illness the family had hoped would be beaten and they could live a normal life again. 1,939 more words

Death - A Part of Life

Death is part of life. It is organic. It is natural. If we can live with this attitude, it reduces fear and anxiety about the future. 286 more words

PruittHealth Hospice with Brook Shell

Today, we recorded our show at 35 Three Rivers Dr. in Rome, Georgia, the office of Brook Shell. Brook is the Community Relations Representative for the Rome office of… 166 more words


End of Life Decisions

Ethics Class

Six years earlier, the topic in my ethics graduate class was end of life.  Our professor showed three different movie clips, and we discussed the various scenarios: 491 more words


Social Work Major and Hospice Volunteer Wins Service-Learning Award

For HomeCare Hospice patients in Hattiesburg who needed a friendly face, there was no more reliable visitor and volunteer than Kenlynn Morgan, a junior social work major at Southern Miss. 393 more words

Social Work

Can I Get Hope With That?

I come from a very large family. My Dad is #6 out of 10. My mother is #6 out of 9. I have grown up celebrating this family reunions – some more organized than others – and now that I am in my 30s, there is a lot more gray at these reunions than I remember. 344 more words


Grieving Is a Journey

“You need to snap out of it”…”You need to get on with your life”…”You shouldn’t still be crying,” are some of the well intended, but thoughtless statements presented to those in mourning. 364 more words