Heart-filled Holidays

Heart-filled Holidays

Valentine’s Day is here and we at Sierra Hospice wish you a wonderful day filled with good feelings. If you are a caregiver you may be wondering what sort of things you can do to make this Valentine’s day special for the person you are caring for. It is difficult, sometimes, to know what to do on the holidays when […]

Hospice and the New Year

Hospice and the New Year

This time of year is always associated with new beginnings, more so now that we are entering not just a new year but a new decade. Not knowing what comes next many people become optimistic, make resolutions, make big plans and look forward to many events. All of this, though, may seem at odds with hospice care. We are of […]

Holidays with Hospice

Holidays with Hospice

For people that have not spent much time with hospice patients or hospice care the idea of taking the time to celebrate while someone is on dying might seem strange. It does, on the surface, appear not to be the time to celebrate, but of course it can be one of the most important times to celebrate. For the patients, […]

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Holidays can be a difficult time if you’ve recently lost someone. They can be hard even if you lost someone years ago. So many sights, smells, events, and people are around at the holiday’s that remind you of those that aren’t there. This has the effect of making the holidays harder when you’ve lost people. Yet it does not have […]