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When complimented on her bright, splashy Lilly Pulitzer dress, Grace Sandquist beams. The 26-year-old confesses that she was once a tomboy, but a few years ago, she ditched her casual garb for all things glitter, glitz and glam. Her grey slip-on shoes are studded with rhinestones.
“I’m a fashionista,” Grace says, adding that the beautiful ball gown worn by Lily James in the 2015 remake of Disney’s Cinderella is what inspired her to switch from sweats to skirts. Her goal is to one day design a fashion line for Disney.Read More
“Trustbridge physician Dr. Kate Brazzale still makes house calls. However, as director of pediatrics for Trustbridge, Brazzale is probably the last physician parents want to see coming to their door – and the compassionate Brazzale understands the dilemma.”Read More
"It is hard to think of another profession with such constant exposure to dying. Yet, as intense and exhausting as hospice care is, you seldom hear any of the doctors, nurses, aides, social workers and bereavement counselors at the Hospice of the Western Reserve describe the job as grim, sad or dispiriting. Instead, they tend to portray the work as deeply fulfilling, gratifying and, perhaps most counter-intuitively, life-affirming."Read More
Just Breathe...Sometimes that's not easy to do when your heart is broken. Mindfulness techniques can help you heal after the loss of a loved one.
This workshop is designed to help grieving children ages 8-11 and their parents or guardians. It is free of charge and open to the community.
Monday, August 27, 2018
Trustbridge Bereavement Center
300 Northpoint Parkway, Suite 305
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Please call 561.227.5175 by August 24, 2018 to reserve your space.
To learn more about Trustbridge grief support programs for children and adults, visit: www.trustbridge.com/services/grief-support.
"Palliative care experts say it is not uncommon for people in hospice care to perk up briefly before they die, sometimes speaking clearly or asking for food...These windows of energy can startle family members sitting at the bedside. Those who hold out hope that their loved ones may somehow recover may see the comebacks as encouraging. Some find the little flickers disturbing or even heartbreaking."Read More
"...What hospice does physically, emotionally and spiritually for the patient and family is where its real worth lies...In an increasingly fragmented and broken healthcare system, hospice is one of the few examples how healthcare can – and should – work. It is coordinated care at its best – and it’s an important model for the future of our nation’s healthcare system."Read More