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A Story of Grief, Hope and Healing: Brandon Foldes

When Brandon Foldes was 13 years old, his five-year-old sister died suddenly from a rare infection. The trauma of her loss - and the grief support he received afterward - would one day move Brandon to advocate for services that offer comfort and understanding to children grieving a loved one.

Tips From EveryStep: It's a Matter of Heart

If you or a loved one lives with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) you understand that managing the disease can be a daily struggle.

"I've prepared my whole life for this moment..."

These powerful words were spoken by Saveria 'Sarah' Bonanno-an incredible woman, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and hospice patient at the Kavanagh House on 56th Street. Through her inspirational life experiences, she sees death and dying in a positive, beautiful light.

4 Conversation Starters for Talking about Home Care Options

Deciding how to best care for yourself, or an ill or incapacitated loved one, can be difficult. For the thousands of people who find themselves in the sandwich generation, caring for their own children and aging loved ones at the same time, knowing that other options are available can make a big difference in stress levels.