Your Hospice Care Team-Social Worker

Understanding the Role of Hospice Social Worker

Unfortunately, there are many negative misconceptions of social workers that can sometimes prevent people from taking advantage of their help. Many people think they are just for those who are down on their luck or will tell them what to do. As you learn more about what to expect with Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan,…

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Your Hospice Care Team-Chaplain

Understanding the Role of Hospice Chaplain

Ever wonder what a chaplain does? As you learn more about what to expect with Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan, you’ll find a pervasive theme of caring. This is true with our chaplains, one of which is assigned to you at the start of your hospice experience. You don’t need to be religious to benefit…

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Butterflies Symbolize Grief Transformation

Butterflies Symbolize Grief Transformation

There has long been a parallel drawn between the transformation of going through a personal grief journey and the transformation of a butterfly. From egg to caterpillar to chrysalis and the formation of a beautiful butterfly, the journey is nothing short of amazing. The grief from losing a special person in your life can be…

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Virtual Grief Support Group

Virtual Grief Support Groups

Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan recognizes the need for grief support, now more than ever. We are happy to announce our new program designed to offer hope and compassion. Starting on July 13th, we are offering Virtual Grief Support Groups for anyone who has suffered a loss of a loved one. This program is open…

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Continuing On Our Stance On Diversity and Inclusion

In light of recent events that have magnified the pain, suffering and disparities of people of color in our community and nation, our Executive Leadership team has been reflecting on how we at Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan can do our part to help heal and overcome structural racism in health care and for our community.…

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Volunteers for Hospice Care Southwest MI

Volunteer with Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan

Are you looking for a good place to volunteer in 2020? We invite you to consider being a volunteer with Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. Our agency provides support and services to clients across Southwest Michigan – we serve our friends and neighbors in Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph & Van…

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It’s Never too Late to Thank a Veteran, Even at the End of Life

Americans across the country celebrate Veterans Day on November 11, a special day to salute the men and women who have bravely served our country in the military. These fellow Americans have made profound sacrifices in defense of freedom and they deserve our heartfelt thanks and appreciation. Honoring our nation’s Veterans includes supporting them throughout…

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