Posted: Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Read about upcoming events, our new Administrator and how you can help support our 2018 projects!
Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice Receives Gift from Van Horn Automotive Group’s Pay It Forward Moment
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Take a look at our revised newsletter to see what is going on in our community hospice!
Posted: Fri, Jun 10, 2016
Hospice experiences lead to valuable life lessons.
Posted: Thu, Jun 9, 2016
"I knew I could be there for this man, even though I don't know him. I couldn't stand the thought of him dying alone." -Craig Waas
Posted: Fri, May 20, 2016
With little time to plan and emotions running high, the hospice team jumped in to support the family's wishes.
Posted: Thu, May 12, 2016
Hospice is just as much for the family as it is for the patient.
Posted: Tue, May 10, 2016
“I am extremely proud of Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice for achieving this highest of honors and I congratulate them on their success.”
Posted: Fri, Apr 8, 2016
Unexpected events happen in life. While it may not be possible to prevent the unexpected, it is possible to have a plan in place.
Posted: Wed, Mar 23, 2016
As the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice prepares to mark its first decade of service, the next generation of family leadership has stepped in to help guide the mission.
Posted: Tue, Mar 1, 2016
My first thought was ‘I don’t have time for this’. But then I said to myself, ‘Yes you do Craig. Yes, you do have time to help this person’.”
Posted: Fri, Feb 12, 2016
Our community has experienced multiple public tragedies in the past few weeks. From Oostburg, to Kohler and Sheboygan Falls, the losses have been catastrophic. But the resulting grief is not isolated to those small villages and cities; it is felt throughout the county. We are a community in mourning.
Posted: Mon, Jan 25, 2016
Meet the newest members of our team!
Posted: Fri, Jan 8, 2016
Nothing spikes emotions and stress levels like an emergency life-or-death situation.
Posted: Tue, Dec 22, 2015
Bereavement professionals working in hospice and palliative care understand how difficult this season can be.
Posted: Wed, Dec 9, 2015
...a few of us working together to create something special for others who are missing their loved ones brought a deeper meaning to the word “community.”
Posted: Sun, Nov 8, 2015
Through this specialized quality care, we see many patients and their families experience more meaningful moments together
Posted: Sun, Nov 1, 2015
View the latest news from Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice.
Posted: Fri, Oct 30, 2015
the truly scary things in life are the things we don't understand or can't control
Posted: Fri, Oct 9, 2015
Both are fragile moments of life...Both can be beautiful experiences.
Posted: Fri, Sep 11, 2015
Watching a child grieve is a helpless and painful experience. It's even more complicated if you are grieving too.,
Posted: Fri, Aug 14, 2015
The new Medicare Choice Model combines palliative and restorative treatment options.
Posted: Sat, Aug 1, 2015
Lisa Semple and Marie Rieger recently received promotions.
Posted: Wed, Jul 22, 2015
Deficiency Free survey a welcome change for state surveyors.
Posted: Wed, Jul 8, 2015
Every time I encounter a conversation like this, which is becoming more frequent as my friends and I get older, an internal debate takes place in my head.
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015
Peterson organizes Richardson Hospice garden project
Posted: Thu, Jun 11, 2015
Hospice staff can help families with children deal with a loved one's death.
Posted: Sat, May 23, 2015
Meet our newest staff.
Posted: Thu, May 7, 2015
Grief is the price we pay for love.
Posted: Wed, May 6, 2015
Be sure to include your WWII veterans in the Spirit of '45 70th Anniversary Celebration.
Posted: Wed, Apr 8, 2015
Imagine your loved one is ill and growing more dependent on you for care. Do you know all of your options?
Posted: Fri, Mar 20, 2015
Although they lived a modest lifestyle, Dorothy & Raymond Loomis left a sizeable trust to their community.
Posted: Mon, Mar 16, 2015
What a thrill for thrift seekers! The Richardson Hospice Resale Store has more than doubled its space.
Posted: Fri, Mar 13, 2015
Far too often, life or death decisions are being made by family members in a crisis situation. If they don’t know what you want, the stress can be overwhelming, and a disagreement can tear a family apart.
Posted: Fri, Feb 13, 2015
People assume that their doctor will order hospice when the time is right. In reality, it is often up to the patient or the family to ask the right questions.
Posted: Fri, Jan 9, 2015
How would your priorities change if you knew this year would be your last?
Posted: Tue, Dec 9, 2014
"It is my hope that by simply raising awareness of this common ache we will all be motivated to be kinder and gentler with others during this time of year."
Posted: Fri, Nov 14, 2014
Do you understand your Medicare hospice benefit? If not you may be missing out on quality care.
Posted: Fri, Oct 10, 2014
There is no normal cycle of grieving. The experience is as unique as the individual and his or her loss.
Posted: Mon, Sep 29, 2014
A few minutes of reading may change your perspective on hospice and life.
Posted: Fri, Aug 29, 2014
With so many metaphoric mountains in our lives, what drives people to climb real ones?
Posted: Thu, Aug 21, 2014
If the goal of hospice is to maximize comfort and quality of life, why on earth would you withhold food and fluids? DeAnna L. Looper, RN, CHPN, CHPCA helps us understand why.
Posted: Thu, Aug 14, 2014
The Irish Brotherhood was inspired by an anonymous donor's generosity and is paying it forward with a fun fundraiser.
Posted: Wed, Aug 6, 2014
At Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice, we really are about helping you live fully--even if that means hosting your wedding!
Posted: Fri, Jul 25, 2014
Wisconsin Professional Fire Fighters Support Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice
Posted: Fri, Jun 13, 2014
Today one out of every four dying Americans is a Veteran. The We Honor Veterans Program at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice ensures Veterans receive the respect they deserve.
Posted: Wed, May 28, 2014
Over the course of the past year, the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice in Sheboygan Falls has placed an intense focus on paying tribute to the contributions of U.S. Military veterans as part of its We Honor Veterans initiative.
Posted: Fri, May 9, 2014
Expressing your wishes through Advanced Directives is a growing national movement. Learn how to LIVE.
Posted: Fri, Apr 11, 2014
There's more to hospice than you know. Learn these five common misconceptions.
Posted: Fri, Feb 14, 2014
Caregivers have needs too.
Posted: Fri, Jan 10, 2014
Hospice isn't just for the dying. It's not just for people with cancer. Hospice is for the entire family unit and for caregivers.
Posted: Fri, Oct 18, 2013
View photos from the 8th Annual Celebration Dinner and Auction on October 18, 2013
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