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Blog 2017-09-27T12:18:28+00:00

Our Caregiver of the Month: Mechelle Campbell

Our final Caregiver of the Month for 2017 is Mechelle Campbell of Highpoint Hospice. She has been a nurse for many years, but as you will read, her passion for helping others still remains as strong as ever! Please join  Family Legacy in congratulating Mechelle! Mechelle was my mother's (Sandra Meadows) hospice nurse September-October 2017. She [...]

January 27th, 2018|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Gloria Johnson

After one visit to her home where she won't let you leave without her home made fudge, it is easy to see the story below is true and that love that flows from our Caregiver of the Month, Gloria Johnson. This caregiver embodies the full meaning of caring for someone else - and she does [...]

January 17th, 2018|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Donna McDade

Family Legacy is pleased to share the story of another amazing caregiver, Donna McDade of Always Best Care. Donna was nominated by a family that she worked with but one trip to her office and you will hear that her giving and caring ways are appreciated by many more. Congratulations Donna! Donna is a kind-hearted, [...]

January 11th, 2018|

Making It Through Christmas

What does Christmas mean to you? For many people, it’s a joyous time of year, a time to celebrate family and friends, and a time to be grateful for life’s blessings, remembering important days gone by and rejoicing in the present moment. For others, though, Christmas is painful season, when the vacant spaces left by [...]

December 21st, 2017|

5 Tips for Dealing with Grief During the Holiday Season

It seems like every year the holiday season gets longer. Stores start putting out Christmas decorations before we’ve even moved past Halloween, and it seems like the holidays go on for months and months. For those who are grieving, it can feel like an eternity. How will you make it through the holidays this year? [...]

December 19th, 2017|

Our Caregivers of the Month: Janine & Kyle Scott

Family Legacy is so honored to share the story of our recent Caregivers of the Month, Kyle and Janine Scott. This couple went much farther in their relationship than families often do and made such a difference in the life of their loved one. "I am nominating my sister and brother in law. They selflessly [...]

December 5th, 2017|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Durann Taylor

Caregivers come in so many forms and the love, time, and caring given by our most recent winner will touch your heart. Congratulations to Durann Taylor for Caregiver of the Month from all of us at Family Legacy! "My mom adopted me out of foster care when I was 13. The road that she has [...]

November 29th, 2017|

Facing Thanksgiving When Someone You Love Has Died

Thanksgiving is traditionally a family holiday when loved ones gather from far and near to count their blessings and spend quality time together. For someone who has suffered a loss, though, this holiday can feel very different. When you’re grieving, it can be hard to get into the holiday spirit, and even worse if you [...]

November 18th, 2017|

July Caregiver of the Month

We are so appreciative that a family we were able to service took the time to express their thankfulness to the amazing caregiver that helped with their loved one. Please read the beautiful story below and then join me in congratulating Lovell of Willowbrook Hospice as our Caregiver of the Month! We are nominating for caregiver of [...]

November 18th, 2017|