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Papi’s Peeps Prepare for Walk for Hospice

Donald “Ace” Adams was a man who knew what he liked. He loved listening to Sunday morning Jazz, going to flea markets, and following the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots.   A Concord native, Ace, as he was

Ipswich Coach Woodworth’s Legacy Lives On

Editor’s Note: Doug Woodworth lived his life in the service of others. A beloved teacher, coach and mentor, he passed away at the Kaplan Family Hospice House on December 13, 2015. Doug’s wife, Maureen, recalls Doug’s vibrant life and the

Taking the Walk for Hospice to Heart

When some fellow employees from the Provider Relations department at Care Dimensions issued a Walk for Hospice challenge earlier this year, I saw an opportunity.   Not only could I form a Walk team of co-workers and raise money, but

Keeping Mom’s Spirit Alive at Walk for Hospice

When I was growing up, my mom shared stories with me about her work day. I had friends whose mothers were out in the workforce, too, but they didn’t hear stories like I did.   My mom was a hospice

Helping Hospice Patients by Honoring Papa

Mom’s Spirit Lives in Hospice Auction Sculptures

My mother, Beverly Seamans, was a passionate artist who lived life to the fullest. She was fully committed to whatever she did, whether it was sculpting, staying in shape, or supporting a cause.   Tradition of Giving to Hospice  

Nine Years Well Spent Supporting Hospice Auction

Editor’s note:  Care Dimensions’ largest annual fund raising event, the Hospice Auction and Regatta, will be held at the Boston Yacht Club in Marblehead, MA, the weekend of June 17-19, 2016. Proceeds help Care Dimensions provide a range of wide

The Surprising Joys of Hospice Work

There are endless opportunities to donate time and money to good causes. The mission statements are compelling and the reasons for committing to those charitable efforts are readily evident. Yet, when I was looking for a new chance last year

Cancer Survivor: Why I Support Care Dimensions’ Hospice Auction and Regatta

Editor’s note:  Care Dimensions’ largest annual fundraising event, the Hospice Auction and Regatta, will be held at the Boston Yacht Club in Marblehead, MA, the weekend of June 17-19, 2016. Proceeds help Care Dimensions provide a wide range of direct

An Art Project with Hospice in Memory of My Father

As an artist, I am inspired by nature. When considering nature, I do not try to copy the natural world as I see it but, rather, as I feel it. Moved by the natural light and organic shapes I observe

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