Seasons Creates Lasting Memories

 

Where You Go, I Will Go

01 Mar 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

You can’t always wait for the perfect moment for your fairytale to come true. Sometimes you need to leave everything you know behind and take a leap of faith for love. Mohsen and Raquel took their  chance on love and each other 60 years ago…

A Man of Honor

28 Feb 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

Most 17-year-old boys are focused on girls, sports, and getting into trouble with friends. Those days ended for Donald Reese when he was drafted into the Army in 1945. Gone were the days of learning the periodic table in chemistry class or listening to the…

Making Hospice Friends from Across the World!

23 Feb 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

Team Illinois was granted a very special opportunity to host a multidisciplinary team from Assisi Hospice in Singapore! Our visitors had a unique interest in the Seasons Hospice Namaste Care program, as they prepared to take back what they learned to their 85-bed hospice inpatient…

Something Blue

23 Feb 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

Kimberly sat protectively by her mother Janet’s bedside in the Houston assisted living facbility where she was dying from acute renal failure. Her mind wandered to her wedding that was taking place in two days. Kimberly had always imagined her Mom there to help lace…

A Night to Remember

03 Feb 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

It was a cool, crisp November night, and the moonlight was shining down on the gentle ripples of the water on the Block Island Sound, providing the perfect setting for a romantic evening. Chuck was sitting across from his wife Mary Ann, with a giant…

An Unbreakable Bond

25 Jan 2017, Posted by Seasons in Community

In October of 2016, Cliff was admitted to the Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center at Franklin Square Medical Center in Baltimore. As Cliff watched his 8-year-old son, Peyton, guardedly enter his hospice inpatient center room, it took everything he had to muster a smile for him….

10 tips on How to Get Through the Holidays While Grieving

23 Dec 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

The holiday season is stressful enough for most people, but for those who have recently experienced the death of a loved one, this time of the year may bring about a heightened sense of anxiety and dread. At Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, we want…

Joses Ever Growing Love

16 Dec 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

For José, there was nothing better in life than his family and a homegrown tomato. He loved spending hours in his garden tending to his vegetables and fruits. Tomatoes, watermelon, and fresh cilantro were just a few things you would find ripening in his backyard….

The Little Things Matter the Most

05 Dec 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

We are committed to making sure our patients feel their best. Suzanne was 48 years old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Over time, her cancer metastasized and caused fractures in her bones making it impossible for her to walk more than a few…

November 2016 Designated as National Hospice Month

30 Nov 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care joins the entire hospice and palliative care community in thanking Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon for introducing Senate Resolution S. Res 621, which designates November 2016 as National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Senator Wyden was joined by Senators Baldwin…

Seasons Hospice Featured in Ami Magazine

22 Nov 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

Tova Jussim, LCSW-C, clinical social worker at Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care of Maryland, sits down with Ami Magazine, an internationally distributed Jewish Magazine, and discusses hospice and Jewish end-of-life issues. In your work in a hospice, what kind of conversations do you encourage your…

Hazel’s Grace

18 Nov 2016, Posted by Seasons in Community

Hazel enjoys praising God through praying and singing traditional hymns. With the help of Michael her music therapy Intern, Cara her music therapist, and Marie her hospice nurse, Hazel was able to record herself singing her favorite hymns, so her family can hear her melodies…