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...

A Race in Honor of Cork’s Place

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...
Updated: Winter Storm Closure Information

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...

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...