To help after the death of a loved one, Carroll Hospice’s social workers have created the Funeral Planning Resource Guide for Families.
When the decision is made to pursue hospice care, it signals the end of a person’s life. But it is also a time to reflect and celebrate that life, a time to share memories and photos, a time to ask questions, a time to appreciate.
Each month we set the facts straight regarding myths surrounding hospice care.
This month’s myth: Hospice is only for the very last days of life
Many believe that hospice care is only for a person’s last few days of life, but in reality that care can extend to 6 months or, in some instances, longer.