Cuddle Bear’s for Cork’s Place

The month of September raises awareness for many things – September is: Childhood Cancer Awareness, National Youth Suicide Prevention Week (9/8-9/14), Blood Cancer Awareness, Sepsis Awareness, Ovarian Cancer Awareness, Prostate Cancer Awareness, and the list goes on…...

Fall Grief Groups and Classes

September bookmarks the turning of the seasons, bringing cooler weather, beautiful colors throughout nature, and a new schedule for Chaplaincy Grief Care’ Fall Support Groups and Classes. Some choose to attend a group after a loss, while others may wait years....
Fall 2019 Newsletter

Fall 2019 Newsletter

The Fall newsletter is here and Chaplaincy Health Care has a few events to add to your calendar. This fall, Cork’s Place, Chaplaincy Health Care’s grief support program for children, teens and their families, celebrates 15 years of being a stand-alone...

Chaplaincy Health Care Summer 2019 Newsletter

Summer weather may be just around the corner but our Summer newsletter just arrived and is chock-full of information. Our 2018 Annual Reports highlights the impact of our work and the tremendous role volunteers play throughout the agency. There’s also some dates and...

2018 Annual Report

BECAUSE OF YOU – In 2018, thousands of people in our community received expert guidance and care when they needed it most. Just over 1,000 patients and their families received the care and compassion of our hospice teams; 112 children, teens and families received...

Frail is Not a Four-Letter Word

by Tim Ledbetter, D.Min, BCC Chaplain Supervisor, Chaplaincy Health Care There is a stage of life that may be dreaded more than the conclusion of one’s existence. It is that period of time when one finds him or herself becoming, in a word, FRAIL. Few people like that...

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...
Chaplaincy Health Care Spring 2019 Newsletter

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...