January 15, 2019

Palliative Care: What is it and how does it help?

Palliative care is all about what is most important to YOU as a whole person – not just your diagnosis. Palliative care is a holistic, person-centered […]
January 9, 2019

Nutritional Tips for Healthy Bones

 You are invited to join NVNA and Hospice Registered Dietitian, Claire Kennedy, MS, RD, LDN for lunch on Tuesday February 26 noon at Allerton House at […]
December 28, 2018

Fight the Flu. It is up to you!

by Trish Kelleher, RN Did you know this year marks the 100 anniversary of the Spanish Flu? A flu so serious that it would claim more […]
December 19, 2018

Diabetes Support Group offers Tips on Artificial Sweeteners

Diabetes Group Leaders – Claire Kennedy, RD CKennedy@nvna.org  and Virginia Lavin, RN. Artificial sweeteners calorie free but at what cost? Did you know that artificial sweeteners can actually cause […]
December 12, 2018

Annual Fund Giving – Please Donate Here

    Thank you! Our ability to expand our patient care services is due in large part to the generosity of our community.   Click HERE to […]
December 10, 2018
Hal Thomas with Nurse

Hal’s Hospice Story: A joyful home and fascinating life

*Hal’s family wanted us to let you know that he passed away. Hal’s memorial service will be on Saturday January 5at 11 a.m. at The Old  […]
November 29, 2018

Coping with Grief in the Holiday Season

By, Karen Gore, LICSW, Bereavement Coordinator & Counselor,  kgore@nvna.org Holiday time can be enjoyable and social but also difficult, especially for those who are grieving. We are […]
November 26, 2018

Giving Tuesday – please consider supporting our mission

#GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Please consider donating to support our nonprofit mission. It is easy […]
November 21, 2018

Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving

Our Dietician Claire Kennedy and Nurse Ginny Lavin, who lead our free Diabetes Support Group, recently offered some tips to a healthy Thanksgiving. As you sit down […]