Friday Five: Caregiving and End-of-Life Planning

| By Casa de la Luz

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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Friday Five: Caregiving for the End of Life

| By Casa de la Luz

The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1. One of our favorites, the New Old Age blog, had this great story about how a group of women rallied around one of their own. For the Love of Sunny is a sweet story about how […]

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Friday Five Finds Helpful Internet Resources

| By Casa de la Luz

The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1.We found this article, “Study finds spiritual care still rare at end of life,” interesting since the spiritual counselor is considered an integral part of the hospice care team. As end of life experts, we understand that […]

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Friday Five Offers A Little Extra Inspiration

| By Casa de la Luz

The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1. Have you heard that today is the end of the world? Okay, probably the world’s not ending today, but what if it were? What if this were your last day on earth? What would you regret? […]

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Friday Five: Links That Inspire

| By Casa de la Luz

The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the Web. 1.  They say when you’re in polite company, one of the topics you shouldn’t discuss is money. But even if you don’t talk about it, the issue still exists, and now, it’s put us in a pickle. […]

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Friday Five: References, Resources, and a Story to Warm the Heart

| By Casa de la Luz

 The Friday Five is our weekly roundup of links to smart articles and helpful resources across the web. 1. While we’re so happy more people are learning, understanding, and utilizing hospice services, we’re disappointed that so many patients are only receiving care for about a week. NHPCO reported that 35.7 percent of hospice patients died […]

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