Ways to Offer End of Life Emotional Comfort

by Charles Thompson, Owner

You might not be able to do as much as you want for your senior at the end of her life, but you can probably offer her a great deal of emotional comfort. If you’re unsure how you can do that, these ideas can help with her end of life care. Vent Your Feelings, but […]

When Is it Time to Choose End-of-life Care?

by Charles Thompson, Owner

Figuring out when it’s time for your elderly family member to rely on specific assistance, like end-of-life care, might feel beyond impossible to you. There’s always that fear that you’re “giving up” too soon. But end-of-life care isn’t about giving up or believing that your elderly family member is about to pass away at any […]

Two Grove Park Hospice Nurses Honored as Outstanding Nurses!

by Charles Thompson, Owner

Congratulations to Amanda Peeples and Vicki Osborne!! During National Nurses Week, Grove Park Hospice nurses, Amanda Peeples and Vicki Osborne were among 10 local nurses selected as the Top 10 Outstanding Nurses in our community! They were honored in a special section of the T&D as well as a ceremony at O-C Tech. We are […]

Grove Park Hospice is MOST CARING Team!

by Charles Thompson, Owner

To Vickie, Karen, Danielle, Jacqui, and all of you who responded to our loved one’s need for assistance with Joy Annie. You are THE MOST CARING and LOVING professional people I have ever encountered. Thank you again! I am forever grateful. — James If you or your aging loved one could benefit from Hospice Care […]

Difference Between Home Health Care and Hospice

by Charles Thompson, Owner

So many people every year avoid hospice elder care services, mainly because there are so many misunderstandings about hospice and how it differs from other services, like home health care. Understanding those differences might help you and your senior to reach out earlier for hospice, which can make a tremendous difference for your senior. Home […]

Grove Park Hospice Provides “Loving Care and Support”

by Charles Thompson, Owner

We are so appreciative of the loving care and support your Hospice organization and staff provided to my family at this difficult time. With sincere thanks and gratitude! If you or your aging loved one could benefit from Hospice Care in Orangeburg SC, contact the caring staff at Grove Park Hospice, (803) 536-6644.

Questions to Consider When Choosing Hospice Care

by Charles Thompson, Owner

There are a lot of different factors to consider when you and your senior are discussing the move to hospice care services. Finding the right hospice care is crucial in order to ensure that your senior’s needs are met and that she’s as comfortable as she can be. Where Does Your Senior Want to Spend […]

Grove Park Hospice Assists Longwood Residents with Fishing Trip

by Charles Thompson, Owner

Phillis Parker, Grove Park Hospice Community Educator, helped facilitate a fun-filled, outdoor day of fishing and picnicking with Longwood Plantation residents! The group enjoyed lots of “fishtails” fresh air and a bit of rain with a picnic lunch finale! If you or your aging loved one could benefit from Hospice Care in Orangeburg SC, contact […]

Help Your Senior to Feel Dignified at the End of Life

by Charles Thompson, Owner

The end of your elderly family member’s life can feel particularly unsettling, both for her and for you. There is a lot more that you can do to help her to feel safe, comfortable, and dignified at the end of her life, even when some highly undignified situations might be dominating her life. Keep Your […]

Misunderstandings about Hospice Care

by Charles Thompson, Owner

Care at the end of life is something that not a lot of people are comfortable talking about, mainly because death and dying are complicated and difficult topics. That unfortunately leads to a lot of misunderstandings about what hospice care is and how it can help your elderly family member during this stage of her […]