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Yoga for Managing Grief Stress

The Counseling and Education Center at Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro invites you to participate in this summer workshop for adults. A registered yoga instructor will guide you through simple breathing and stretching exercises designed to help you get energized when you need to face your day and to help you get calm when continue reading…

Caregiving for the Aging Senses Part 3: Hearing

Hearing is a degenerative sense, meaning that it naturally deteriorates with age. The tiny hairs in our ears (called stereocilia) that process sound become damaged with age and exposure to noise. However, some aging people lose their hearing more quickly or profoundly than others. Hearing loss has significant emotional and physical effects on aging people; continue reading…

Caregiver Engagement Series

Finding Fellowship and Regaining Your Rhythm Join us for a morning of spirit-lifting fellowship for caregivers. Experience physical, mental and emotional renewal through interactive musical activities and receive wellness and caregiving tips to help you refresh, rejuvenate and realign perspective. Workshop Presenters:  April Herring, Community Outreach Coordinator and Faith Community Liaison at Hospice and Palliative Care continue reading…

Being Mortal Offers Guidance for Families Facing Serious Illness

“As our time winds down, we all seek comfort in simple pleasures,” Atul Gawande writes in his bestseller, Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, “companionship, everyday routines, the taste of good food, the warmth of sunlight on our faces.” Yet so often modern medicine treats those who are aging or dying as simply continue reading…