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Providing Special End-of-Life Care for Veterans

As our nation marks Veterans Day and the celebration of Hospice and Palliative Care Month, Care Dimensions wants to share its commitment to increase veterans’ access to compassionate, high-quality hospice and palliative care for those who are facing serious and

Telling Veterans’ Stories for the Memory of Others

As Memorial Day approaches and we as a nation remember the service members we’ve lost in conflicts near and far, I sometimes wonder who and what it is we are trying to remember.  What lifts these men and women off

Volunteering to Help Fellow Veterans on Hospice

As we observe Veterans Day and thank those who have served in the military, we salute a select group committed to helping their fellow veterans who are facing the biggest battle of their lives.   Members of the Care Dimensions

It’s Never too Late to Say ‘Thank You’ to our Nation’s Veterans

Americans across the country celebrate Veterans’ Day on November 11, a special day to salute the men and women who bravely served our country in the military. These fellow Americans have made profound sacrifices in defense of freedom and they

Remembering a World War II Hero and All Who Fought for Us

“Wars are not fought by old men.  They are fought by young people.”   I heard this statement many times from my good friend, Bob.  Bob was a veteran of World War II.  He fought in Italy and found himself

Caring for Veterans at End of Life

  According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), it is expected that in the next five years half a million veterans will need end-of-life care. Many of these veterans served in World War II and the wars in

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