These are the blog entries for the selected month.

Gifts to Remember

Monday November 27, 2017

As the year draws to a close, consider including Mountain Valley Hospice in your giving plans.

Moving Forward

Friday November 17, 2017

Many people feel guilty about moving forward after the death of a loved one. There are many questions: Is it okay to laugh? Is it okay to smile? Is it okay to continue living life? Why do I feel guilty when I start to live again? These questions are normal and a part of the process of moving forward that numerous people face. 

Palliative Care: Comfort, Hope for People With Serious Illness

Friday November 17, 2017

National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization releases a new video that highlights the benefits of palliative care.

MVHPC to host Celebrations of Life memorial services

Wednesday November 8, 2017

The Bereavement Department of Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care will host its annual Celebrations of Life memorial services across the organization's service area on December 7 at 6:00 p.m.


Tuesday November 7, 2017

At this time of the year, we are ever aware of the changes that are occurring around us. How quickly the months pass us by! Then comes the cooler weather with rain, wind, falling leaves and, of course, snow. All of this makes us feel cold and raw, like our emotions when experiencing a loss.

A Thanksgiving Dilemma

Tuesday November 7, 2017

The way each family celebrates a holiday after the death of a loved one is up to them. What works for one family may not work for another family. The best thing to do is to talk with your relatives, let them know what you can and cannot do this year.

Welcome Home

Tuesday November 7, 2017

True to my story of arriving home safely from the dark night of travel in the main streets of my Florida hometown, we are also promised to arrive safely on the other side of our dark night of the soul.

Hospice Helps Patients, Families Focus on Life

Wednesday November 1, 2017

November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month, when hospice professionals strive to raise awareness about compassionate end-of-life care.