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Chester River Home Care & Hospice will celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day on October 9th at the Farmers Market at Fountain Park

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Chester River Home Care & Hospice will join with international partners to celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day on. On Saturday, October 9. There th there will be events across the world to commemorate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day; it. It is a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care around the world. The second Saturday in October has become a special day for Chester River Home Care & Hospice. “Over the past three years we have joined with hospices across the globe to celebrate World Hospice and Palliative Care Day. Because there are people throughout the world and locally that are unaware of their options for care at the end-of-life we will be spreading the word in Fountain Park at the Farmer’s Market on October the 9,” says Sam Ricketts, RNC, Community Educator. “We want to join with our neighbors to celebrate and support hospice services around the world. We will have cookies and balloons and information. The highlight of our morning will be music by local musical legends, Bob and Pam Ortiz. We are once again joining with hospices in France, India, and the Philippines to raise awareness and to provide an opportunity to talk about end-of-life care.”

Archbishop Tutu said, “The prospect of facing a terminal illness and all the physical and emotional suffering that it entails is daunting for anyone.” Ricketts continues, “We agree and are there to help. Let us help you with your decisions. Call for a confidential conversation about end-of-life care at (410) 778-1049.” Chester River Home Care & Hospice provides home care and hospice in Kent and Queen Anne’s counties.

   

   
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