One Last Dance | Fulfilling Marvin’s Final Wish through Altru’s Hospice

Dancing with DaughterAfter arriving home from their daughter Tanisha’s fourth grade graduation, Olisa and Marvin Charboneau were visiting about how great the day was. Marvin stated this would be the last graduation or event he would attend. Most fathers dream of one …

Hospice. Helps. Everyone. | Caring for Our Community

700x700-FB-_Hospice-MonthWhen you think about the month of November most people think of fall or Thanksgiving and spending time with family. Most individuals do not realize November is National Hospice Month, designated to raising awareness about the high-quality care that helps …

A Reason for Everything: Knitting and Living with Purpose

knitFullSizeRenderHelen McGiffin was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a progressive disease making it difficult to breathe.

One day she couldn’t get out of bed to eat lunch that her daughter, Cathy Keel, had left for her. She called …