Tag: elderly

Welcome to the Club

On February 27 my Dad died, and I became a member of a club I had avoided for 63 years. I know hundreds, maybe even thousands of members of this club and have walked with many of them on their journey through the loss of a parent.

Home Care Activities for People with Dementia

Cognitive health is a person’s ability to think, learn and remember. The most common cognitive health issue facing the elderly is the loss of those cognitive functions, or dementia.

Being a Funeral Director

Careers come and go and may change from time to time; but when your job is your passion it becomes your life and ministry.  Karen considers her career as a funeral director her ministry. 

Perseverance: the Muscle That Needs a Daily Workout

The Free Dictionary defines perseverance as the quality that allows someone to continue trying to do something even though it is difficult. Patience is the quality of toleration.

Hospice: Then and Now

by Larry Dawalt, Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region  What do you think of when you hear the word hospice? For… Read more »