Giving in Celebration

Did you know you can support Hospice for your special occasion? You have the option to do this through our website or through your very own Facebook page. Many Facebook users are asking friends and family to support a charity…

A Tasty Evening

Celebrating Life Through Chocolate is next month – May 16that Bella Domani in North Syracuse! We are counting down the weeks until this tasty event.  Tickets are available for those who want an evening of sweet treats, music, wine tasting, and…

We Can Help with Advance Directives

Hospice of Central New York and Hospice of the Finger Lakes, along with other national, state and community organizations, continues our efforts to promote the importance of advance healthcare decision-making. Each year a national effort culminating in the formal designation…

Do You Have a Healthcare Plan?

You don’t have to be over 65 to have a healthcare proxy or a long range health care plan. We at Hospice strongly recommend to everyone that’s over 18 years of age to have a healthcare proxy.  How many times have…

Making the World A Better Place

Bruce Lane and Steven Gillette always cared a great deal about making the world a better place.  They generously donated to many charities throughout their lives, including Hospice of Central New York for nearly 25 years.  Both Bruce and Steven have passed…

Children’s Grief and Our Special Day Camp

Like adults, children too can feel overwhelming grief after the loss of a family member or friend. Here is some advice from Hospice of Central New York & the Finger Lakes’ Bereavement counselor and Grief Camp Director Susan Bachorik: •…

An Incredible Volunteer

By Laurie Simpson The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the word incredible as too extraordinary and improbable to be believed or amazing or extraordinary. Jackie Barnes is incredible. I met Jackie over four years ago at the first meeting of the September…

Hospice at Charity Preview!

Charity Preview 2019 was a great success! Despite the weather, over 1,700 members of our Central New York community came to enjoy a sneak peek of the Syracuse Auto Show while raising money for local charities.  In addition to enjoying a…

Dr. Vigliotti Receives Anita Award

Hospice Medical Director, Dr. Judy Setla, Anita Award winner, Dr. Anthony Vigliotti Anthony Vigliotti, M.D., a family practitioner from Chittenango, received his 2018 Anita Award on January 23rd. Dr. Vigliotti specializes in hospice and palliative medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health…