ospice of Hope recently hosted its award-winning Mountain Pathway camp for children grieving the loss of a loved one. Seven local children attended the day-long camp, which was held on August 9 at the Butler Springs Christian Camp and Retreat Center in Hillsboro, Ohio. The campers, who ranged from at 6 to 13, participated in traditional camp activities as well as grief-processing activities before their families joined at 5:00 pm for a family picnic.
t surprises many Americans to learn that 25 percent of all deaths in the U.S. are Veterans. That's 1,800 people a day; more than 680,000 Veteran deaths every year. As the nation honors these American heroes for their military service on Veterans Day, November 11, it's important to remember that they also deserve recognition and compassionate care at the end of life's journey.