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Hospice care in Roanoke and Lynchburg in Virginia.
If you’re seeking information to help you care for your loved one, better understand hospice care, make informed decisions and get the support you need as your family makes the most of every day, this is a good place to start.
We want to make sure you have the resouces you need during this difficult time.
Our online Family Caregiver Resource features:
- An e-library of more than 300 educational articles on medical concerns, emotional and spiritual issues and important decisions.
- Caregiving tips to help with easing fatigue, managing pain, bathing and other support that you provide.
- A monthly newsletter for family caregivers with timely tips such as tax breaks for family caregivers, protecting seniors from summer heat and coping with the holiday blues.
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Mom taught you to always tell the truth. But in the context of caring for someone with memory loss (dementia), honesty may not always be the best policy. There may be times when the kindest strategy—the one that reduces your loved one's anxiety or fear—is to omit the...read more
Perhaps your loved one is downsizing. Or maybe planning a move to assisted living or a nursing home. He or she may even have passed away… If you find yourself needing to pack up a relative’s belongings, start by sorting them into five categories: items to keepitems to...read more
If your loved one suddenly developed difficulty with speaking, he or she probably has aphasia, typically from a stroke or traumatic brain injury. Slow or garbled speech can be frustrating for everyone. Recovery is enhanced by following the advice of speech and...read more