Syndicated columnist Helen Dennis has featured Caring House in her popular Successful Aging column. Helen is a nationally-recognized leader and sought-after speaker on issues of aging and the new retirement. Helen spent two hours recently at Caring House for a tour and discussion. The article she wrote after her visit gives an excellent sense of the mission and approach […]
Why Caring House?
Find answers to the questions people ask us about Caring House services. Fast. We’ve just added a handy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page. Take a look. And if you have a resident- or admission-related questions not answered there, let us know. It’s even easy to remember, yourcaringhouse.org/faqs. You ask, we answer.
Please again offer our thanks and gratitude to everyone at Caring House. We could not have thought to ask for such loving and compassionate care for my mother’s last days. You truly have made an impact on our lives. — Philip and Deborah Dawson, son and daughter-in-law of Sandy Shaw, Caring House resident
Twelve healthcare professionals from Japan visited Caring House this month to learn how Caring House residents are treated with dignity at their end of life, and about the optimal environment and services for the last stage. The group was brought together by Millenia Holdings, Inc. Millenia has a 20-year-old service that provides educational programs on U.S. healthcare industry for Japanese medical […]
Together we’re building something wonderful. Here are a couple of peeks at the letter we just mailed to donors and volunteers for whom we have current mailing addresses. Caring House is the first non-medical home in Los Angeles County totally focused on end-of-life care. We welcomed our first residents and families in February. If you’ve donated or volunteered […]
One of the wonderful things about being involved in the work of Caring House is getting to connect with many generous, caring people. Donna, a volunteer and one of those generous, caring people, stopped by on Monday (our first day for welcoming residents and families). She brought beautiful flowers and a yummy cake she’d made from scratch — fresh […]
Karen Pearson, our resident care manager, recently met with more than 70 representatives of 22 care homes from across the nation. The occasion was the Third Annual Social Hospice Network Conference, held July 15-18, 2015 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Showing the strong growth of this movement, the attendance was more than double that of the 2014 event. “Social Hospice” […]