Free Informational Event for Tucson Residents

| By Casa de la Luz

Individuals interested in learning more about the planning process of creating a will or trust, as well as about planned giving, will be able to attend a free informational workshop on March 6. Susan Villarreal, attorney at law and vice president of the Casa de la Luz Foundation board, will lead the discussion. Her presentation […]

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Friday Five: Caregiving and End-of-Life Planning

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The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1. What’s wonderful about the handful of writers out there who focus on caregiving is they always present a good picture of what it means to be a family caregiver. In this blog article, Paula Span points […]

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The Wednesday Image Plays Golf!

| By Casa de la Luz

Practice for the 2013 Accenture-MatchPlay Tournament at  The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Image taken by Marilyn Hansen Hospice care teaches us not only how to approach death with dignity, but also how to appreciate life. The Wednesday Image is a weekly series of images that represent what we love most about life in Tucson.

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Three Misconceptions About Hospice Care

| By Casa de la Luz

Myth: You need a doctor’s referral before you can talk to the hospice. Anybody can call a hospice agency and ask for information about care services. If you, or someone you love, is terminally ill and would like to know your options, a hospice provider would be happy to answer your questions about comfort care. […]

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Friday Five: Links We Liked This Week

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The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1. Do you like to give people cards to express your congratulations, sympathies, and other well wishes? It’s not uncommon to give and receive cards for all the big moments in life, and even cards just because. […]

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