ALL CARE NEWS


Art Therapy and Bereavement

By Briana Babick In her second installment, Briana Babick, Lesley University Graduate School of Expressive Therapies 2nd year intern shares her experiences and observations from her internship with All Care Hospice using art therapy within bereavement counseling.  Did...

Teeing off for a Worthy Cause!

Teeing off for a Worthy Cause! Monday, June 26th, 2017       For the past 25 years, All Care VNA & Hospice, together with community partners and supporters, will tee off at Gannon Golf Course for their annual Charity Golf Open to raise money to...

All Care Spotlight Volunteer – Rita Barry

What brought you to volunteering at All Care?  I heard about Hospice for years but wasn’t really sure what it was or  did  until  my  friend’s  daughter  was a client.  My friend couldn’t say enough about how much Hospice and the volunteers made a difference in her...

Art Therapy Intern Shares Hospice Experience

By: Brianna Babick Susan Langer said, “Art is the creation of forms symbolic of human feeling.” I appreciate this definition of art for its simplicity. As a second year graduate student studying Expressive Therapies at Lesley University, I‘ve had the privilege of...

5 Ways Technology Can Help Seniors Stay Connected

Technology is evolving every day; advancements that once took years or decades today only require mere weeks or months to achieve in this fast-paced world.  Not only can these advancements help to expand the psycho/social experience of seniors but new inventions are...

What You Need to Get Through an Extended Power Outage

Living without power for a few hours or even a day can be an inconvenience but it certainly is manageable.  To be without power, however, for an extended period of time can be much more difficult to navigate and can be dangerous for certain populations, especially if...

Navigating Grief A Workshop for Education and Support

All Care Grief Loss Services is hosting Navigating Grief  A Workshop for Education and Support This two week workshop is open to any adult mourner that would like to learn more about grief through the life cycle, complicated grief, trauma and some healthy approaches...

All Care Resources Names Wakefield Resident New Director

Wakefield resident Elaine Buckley, BSN, RN, was recently named All Care Resources’ new Director.  Buckley joins All Care with over thirty years’ experience in the healthcare industry having worked in both hospital and home care settings.  Buckley has lead...

All Care Names New VP of Hospice Services

All Care VNA & Hospice is proud to announce that Kristina Neumann, of Peabody, has recently been named the new Vice President of Hospice Services. Neumann joined All Care Hospice  over ten years ago, at the inception of the hospice program, as an operations...

All Care at The Fair!

Meet us at The Fair! The Topsfield Fair, that is! For the fourth year in a row, All Care VNA & Hospice will be hosting a booth at the Topsfield Fair providing blood pressure clinics, important community resources and education, and much more! Be sure to stop by...

All Care Hospice Remembrance Service

On the evening of July 21, 2016 the All Care Hospice and Bereavement Program held a Summer Service of Remembrance at the All Care office in Lynn, MA. Ninety All Care families, staff and community members gathered together find comfort in a safe place of remembering....

All Care’s Adult Foster Care Program

All Care’s Adult Foster Care (AFC) program is a wonderful alternative to nursing home or assisted living placement. The program allows individuals, who are unable to remain at home alone due to chronic illness, or physical and/or mental disabilities, to stay in their...

How OT Can Help You Age in Place

Eileen Cohn, MSOTR/L, CAPS received her Occupational Therapy Assistant certification from North Shore Community College in 2006 and her Masters in Occupational Therapy from Salem State University in 2011. Having vast experience in both hospital settings and school...

Make Your Mark! 24th Annual All Care Charity Golf Open

Monday, June 27th Gannon Municipal Golf Course, Lynn, MA On Monday June 27th All Care VNA & Hospice will host its 24th Annual Charity Golf Open at Gannon Municipal Golf Course in Lynn, MA.  Salem Five Charitable Foundation is joined by USI Insurance Services New...