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Five Questions About Home Care, Answered

Home health care offers everything from medical care to additional social support to help with daily tasks. Learn more about the options offered at South Shore Health.

Five Questions About Home Care, Answered

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What it takes to be a Hospice Volunteer

Volunteers for Hospice of the South Shore come from diverse backgrounds, but share some common traits. Find out if you have what it takes.

What it takes to be a Hospice Volunteer

South Shore Health Supports Survivors of Early Adulthood Loss

Grievers who are in their 20s and 30s have different experiences than older individuals. Learn why South Shore Health developed a support group just for younger adults.

South Shore Health Supports Survivors of Early Adulthood Loss

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What the Walk for Hospice Means to Hospice Nurses

Home care nurses Teddy Decosta, RN and Michelle Bache, RN explain how the Walk for Hospice supports what they do every day for patients on the South Shore.

What the Walk for Hospice Means to Hospice Nurses

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Infographic: Caregiver Stress

In this infographic, learn the specific signs of caregiver stress and how to cope with that strain when caring for a loved one.

Infographic: Caregiver Stress

How Home Health Aides Ease the Burden on Cargegivers

Supporting a loved one who needs additional care can be tough. Learn how South Shore Health's private home care services can help your family.

How Home Health Aides Ease the Burden on Cargegivers

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Three Common Myths about Grief

Unfortunately, all of us will grieve the loss of a loved one at some point in our lives. Despite the fact that loss is a universal experience, grief...

Three Common Myths about Grief

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Ten Ways to Identify and Alleviate Caregiver Stress

Caring for a sick or elderly loved one can be physically and emotionally exhausting. Learn how to identify signs of burnout and tips to alleviate stress.

Ten Ways to Identify and Alleviate Caregiver Stress