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Coronavirus: Keeping Our Communities Safe

23 Mar 2020, Posted by Seasons in Community

A message from Annemarie Switchulis, RN, BSN, MSN, President and COO of Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care  As the coronavirus pandemic continues to expand across the United States, Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care is committed to serving our patients, keeping our communities safe, and protecting…

Mail From the Chiefs

29 Jan 2020, Posted by Seasons in Community

The Kansas City Chiefs have a lot going on right now, but that didn’t stop them from taking care of one of their biggest fans. When our social worker Terrell learned that one of our patients was a huge Chiefs fan, he reached out to…

Making Connections Through Art

18 Nov 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

One of the best things about making a connection can be how surprising it is! When our team director Kim met our patient Elizabeth, Kim knew there was an instant connection. She wasn’t sure if it was her smile that lit up the room or…

Music Therapy for Baby Denisha

18 Sep 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

Most of us realize the power of music to motivate, express, and connect with our higher power as we use it to help us exercise, dance with our partner, share our emotions, and in praise and worship. The question is, “how is it used as…

Making Music and Memories

18 Jul 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

Music therapy can be such a powerful instrument to bring joy and peace to our patients, or to soothe and calm during agitation or restlessness. Even if you’re not a music fan, hearing a familiar old tune can bring back memories that have been long…

Honoring Our Military Veterans

12 Jun 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

Seasons Hospice is proud to honor the military veterans in the communities we serve through ceremonies of recognition, pinnings, memorials and more. We are privileged to partner with We Honor Veterans to train our staff and volunteers on how to identify and acknowledge all veterans…

Four-Wheelin’ Grandmother Sews for Love

08 Apr 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

On a typical day, Michelle Zeiler is at her sewing machine turning out blankets, teddy bears, tote bags, and pet beds for local shelters and schools. But in her free time, you’ll find her traversing remote alpine backroads in the family jeep. Zeiler has never…

A Monkey Full of Love

15 Mar 2019, Posted by Seasons in Community

Caitlyn Williams is a music therapist at our Delaware site, and recently had the privilege of creating a stunning legacy project for the family of one of our patients. Early one morning in October, a 21-year-old non-verbal young man was admitted onto hospice services. He…