Planning for the Future – Your Decisions Matter

Planning is a part of life. There’s excitement in looking toward the future – college, career, a home, vacations – these are all instrumental components of life that are planned. Even still, after we have successfully accomplished educational goals, career milestones, we look forward to retirement and the enjoyment of the life we can live....

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Art is Healing

For hundreds, maybe even thousands, of years, artists have used their art to express human despair, find meaning in life and transcend their own emotional struggles. Even the most world-renowned artists have found relief from fears, anxiety, depression and found a new meaning in life through their artistic expression. Twentieth-century realist painter and printmaker, Edward...

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Chaplaincy Health Care Spring 2019 Newsletter

Our Spring Newsletter is here! Tim Ledbetter, Chaplain Supervisor, sheds light on a dreaded stage of life: frailty. Read Ledbetter’s article to better understand how to respond to frailty with skillful compassion and patient empathy. Plus, save the dates for our upcoming events. Looking to volunteer? There are many opportunities to use your skills at Repeat...

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A Race in Honor of Cork’s Place

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Jeff Kissel of Richland, WA has two goals to meet on April 27. One is to complete the 2019 Eugene Half-Marathon in Eugene, Oregon; the second is to raise $100 for each mile he runs so he can donate it to Cork’s Place, Chaplaincy Health Care’s grief program for children, teens and their...

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Updated: Winter Storm Closure Information

Due to continual Winter Storm conditions Chaplaincy Health Care is implementing the following service modifications and closures for Thursday, February 14th. Hospice – We continue to accept referrals, intakes and admissions. In-Home Hospice: We are available 24/7 and are committed to getting to our patients no matter what the road conditions are. Patients and families...

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Winter Storm Closure Information

Due to Winter Storm conditions Chaplaincy Health Care is implementing the following Emergency Action Plan for Monday, February 11th and Tuesday, February 12th. In-Home Hospice: In-home visits for Monday 2/11 and Tuesday 2/12 will be rescheduled. Emergency needs will be addressed as soon as possible. Patients and families please call your RN case manager directly...

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Email Breach Notification

On November 20, 2018, Chaplaincy Health Care became aware of an email account breached by an unknown individual. On the day of the breach, Chaplaincy Health Care was able to take immediate action and changed the user account password, limiting the breach to approximately four hours. Chaplaincy Health Care is notifying the individuals potentially impacted...

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Support for Grief this Winter

Some choose to attend a group soon after a loss, while others may wait years. Wherever you are in the healing process, Chaplaincy Grief Care is there to help. We invite you to come and join others who are on the same journey. We offer a handful of drop-in groups, one-time classes, and 10-week support...

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Grief During the Holidays: Some Tips

The winter holidays are generally perceived as “the most wonderful time of the year.” But for those who are facing grief after the death of a loved one, the holidays may instead be a time filled with pain and sadness. Even those for whom grief is not as fresh, the holidays may serve as an...

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Chaplaincy Health Care Winter 2018 Newsletter

Our Winter Newsletter is here! Read the beautiful story Brandi Pevey shares about her family's experience with Cork's Place and special thank you to our Lighting the Path breakfast table hosts. With the holiday season and shopping for your loved ones, keep Chaplaincy Health Care in mind. View our wish list for needed items. Your...

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