Veterans Day 2016

Hospice of Central New York honors the men and women who have served their country. We hope you will stand with us in showing your appreciation for their service. If you would like to know more about the “We Honor…

Help for Grieving Children

            Thursday, November 17th is Children’s Grief Awareness Day Did you know: Before they graduate from high school, 1 out of every 20 children will have a parent die. That number doesn’t include those who…

Coping with Flashbacks

By Michelle Gladu, LMSW – Bereavement Counselor Many people I meet who come to the Hospice Grief Center for bereavement counseling tell me they experience “flashbacks” of their loved one’s death or difficult symptoms he or she might have endured.…

What Does a Hospice Chaplain Do?

Spiritual care in Hospice recognizes that there are questions that arise during illness and end-of-life that are not medical in nature, but are often about meaning, purpose and relationship. As Chaplains, we work with people as they come to terms…

What Makes Hospice Unique?

  It’s clichéd these days to say, “Our team is what makes the difference in our services.” But, when it comes to Hospice that statement really is true. Many agencies and companies have recently discovered and adopted a team or…