Handling Grief at the Holidays

Coping with the absence of a loved one is never easy, but it can be especially difficult during the winter holiday months.
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Tips on Caring for the Caregiver

Tips on Caring for the Caregiver

Caring for a loved one who has a chronic medical condition can often be filled with ups and downs, as you learn to take care of that person. Read More
Coping with Caregiver Fatigue

Coping with Caregiver Fatigue

Caring for someone at the end of life can be deeply rewarding, but it can also cause distress. Read More
Managing Stroke

Managing Stroke

VNSNY’s Patient and Caregiver Self-Care Guide for the Management of Stroke was developed to help you and your family caregivers understand how your stroke affected your body, and learn ways to manage stroke through diet, exercise, and medication so you can live a healthier, happier, more active life. Read More
Taking Medication

Taking Medication

VNSNY’s Self-Care Guide Taking Your Medicine explains how to make sure you’re taking your medications safely, and what to do if you run into problems. Read More
The Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

The Comfort Pack: Convenient Medication Relief

Your hospice nurse may suggest that you have on hand a small supply of medications that can provide relief of specific symptoms without waiting for delivery. Read More
10 Tips to Help Avoid Falling in Your Home

10 Tips to Help Avoid Falling in Your Home

10 tips to help you safety-proof your home to avoid injury and stay safe. Read More
10 Facts Not Everyone Knows About Food

10 Facts Not Everyone Knows About Food

Eating the right foods is key to protecting your health. But what’s right for one person might not be right for you. Here are 10 facts that might surprise you. Read More
Tips for Managing Your Medications Safely

Tips for Managing Your Medications Safely

If your doctor prescribes medication, it’s important you take the correct amount at the right time. But if you take several medications, that can be tricky! Here are 3 key things to remember. Read More
Are you ready for the flu season?

Are you ready for the flu season?

There’s no cure for the flu, so it’s important to take steps to avoid getting it (especially if you’re in a high-risk group). Here’s how to prepare and prevent catching or spreading it. Read More
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