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How to Refer Someone to Hospice

Anyone can make a referral to hospice – a patient, family member, friend, spiritual leader, social worker or doctor. Early referrals ensure the patient and family can benefit from all that hospice care provides, while helping the patient live each day to the fullest. Why Choose Hospice? There are a number of different reasons why [...]

By |2019-12-17T16:12:04+00:00December 17th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on How to Refer Someone to Hospice

Handling the Holidays

Holidays are often difficult for people who have experienced the death of a loved one. The sounds, sights and smells of the holiday season may trigger feelings of sadness, loss, emptiness and anxiety. Traditionally being a time of family togetherness, sharing and thanksgiving, this season may bring feelings of loss different from what you experience [...]

By |2019-12-02T15:12:44+00:00December 2nd, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Handling the Holidays

Unity Honors Veterans With November Pinning Ceremonies

Ceremonies Reflect Unity’s Commitment to Care for the Heroes Among Us De Pere, Wis. – Unity Hospice will honor veterans and recognize their service and sacrifice by hosting three area pinning ceremonies. Pinning ceremonies create a time and space for veterans to share their stories with friends and family, and reflect on their life of [...]

By |2019-11-08T16:35:32+00:00November 8th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Unity Honors Veterans With November Pinning Ceremonies

Is It Time For Hospice?

Many wait to call hospice for a loved one until their final days or weeks of life. The truth is that personalized nursing care, medical equipment and supplies related to their loved one’s terminal illness, could have started at no cost much earlier. The entire family could have received emotional, spiritual and grief support as [...]

By |2019-10-15T14:34:59+00:00October 15th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Is It Time For Hospice?

Unity Announces “Legacy of Hope” Event November 7

Evening Includes National Art Exhibit, Unveiling of Local Research Findings, Panel Discussion and Silent Auction to Benefit Grief Support Programs in Northeast Wisconsin De Pere, Wis. – Unity Hospice will present “Legacy of Hope,” an event designed to elevate the voice of grieving children and families on Thursday, November 7, 2019, 5:30-8 p.m., at Backstage [...]

By |2019-11-08T16:52:15+00:00October 14th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Unity Announces “Legacy of Hope” Event November 7

Staying Connected

A Grandmother’s Love Carl Roger’s stated “What is most personal is most universal.” Trusting this, I would like to share a bit of my grandma. My grandma was a proper, intelligent, caring woman who worked as a nurse and deeply loved her family. Our close relationship can be summed up in the conversation we had [...]

By |2019-09-12T18:02:25+00:00September 12th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Staying Connected

Committed to Providing Grief Support to Children and Families

A Mind of Innovation and a Heart of Service Unity is a 501 c(3) nonprofit provider of comprehensive end-of-life care that includes hospice, palliative and grief support across 13 counties throughout Northeast Wisconsin. With a mind of innovation and a heart of service, Unity’s grief support program served over 8,500 people in 2018 and has [...]

By |2019-08-06T16:20:03+00:00August 6th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Committed to Providing Grief Support to Children and Families

Caring for Yourself as You Grieve

Grief is a Unique Experience The uncertainty of grief can be difficult to bear. There is a temptation to set timetables and expectations for the grieving process. Grief is a unique experience for each individual, and there is no clear timetable. In addition, there is no concrete path or instant relief.  In other words, grief will take as [...]

By |2019-07-08T14:32:46+00:00July 8th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Caring for Yourself as You Grieve

Reviewing Your Grief Journey and Looking Ahead

Your Unique Grief Journey Whether you have experienced a recent death or a death that occurred months or years ago you have experienced grief and are on your grief journey. Your journey might be filled with questions, varying emotions, changes, relief, or acceptance. Even though you may find yourself around others who are also grieving, [...]

By |2019-06-06T13:45:48+00:00June 6th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Reviewing Your Grief Journey and Looking Ahead

Children Grieve Too

When somebody has a terminal illness or has died one of the concerns we frequently hear about is how the disease progression and the death will impact the children in the individual’s life. These children may be the individual’s children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews, siblings, neighbors, close family friends, students, etc. The truth of the [...]

By |2019-05-14T19:49:24+00:00May 14th, 2019|News & Press Releases|Comments Off on Children Grieve Too