Stories

Homeland Honors Veterans Through Flags for Heroes Event

Homeland Honors Veterans Through Flags for Heroes Event

  November 11, 2020

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, President Woodrow Wilson signed the armistice that ended World War I. The following year, President Wilson led the country in celebrating Armistice Day to reflect upon the heroism of those who died in service to our…

The Art of Creativity During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Allie Lombardi Brings Color to Our World

The Art of Creativity During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Allie Lombardi Brings Color to Our World

  November 4, 2020

  When the world shut down last spring because of the COVID-19 pandemic, loneliness and isolation crept into many of our lives. Our sense of community compelled us to reach out to those in need at a time when face-to-face contact was not permitted. Our methods of volunteering were changing,…

Brian Medkeff-Rose to Retire After Decades of Compassionate Leadership

Brian Medkeff-Rose to Retire After Decades of Compassionate Leadership

  October 28, 2020

  At the end of October, Brian Medkeff-Rose, M.Div., M.A., Bereavement Counselor at Homeland Hospice, will retire after more than 28 years of compassionate leadership. During his time with Homeland, Brian has implemented innovative approaches to reaching and supporting the bereaved. His deep well of empathy and support has helped…

Homeland Hospice Selected for National Project to Improve Care

Homeland Hospice Selected for National Project to Improve Care

  October 21, 2020

  Homeland Hospice, a nonprofit hospice program that serves communities throughout Central Pennsylvania, has been selected to participate in the alpha testing phase of a new tool to standardize the collection of data for hospice patients. Homeland is one of 20 hospice programs chosen nationally, and the only hospice in…

Finding the Hope in Hospice … for 10 Years

Finding the Hope in Hospice … for 10 Years

  September 30, 2020

  Myra Badorf is the Assistant Director of Development for Homeland Hospice and on August 16th celebrated her 10-year anniversary. Upon looking back, she shares her thoughts with us. >>> “Caregiving often calls us to lean into love we didn’t know possible.” ~ Tia Walker, author I’ve worked for Homeland…

Homeland Hospice’s Soup & Casserole Program

Homeland Hospice’s Soup & Casserole Program

  September 23, 2020

  By Laurie Murray, Volunteer Coordinator for Homeland Hospice The end-of-life journey is a time when extra comfort and support is needed as patients and their families are often fatigued physically, emotionally and spiritually. A hospice caregiver is often faced with situations that can change daily or even hourly. Frequent…

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Events

Bereavement Six Week Support Group

Bereavement Six Week Support Group

July 16, 2024
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Homeland Hospice Office, Suite 265B, 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg

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Grief Art

Grief Art

July 27, 2024
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Homeland Hospice Office, Suite 265B 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg

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2024 Homeland Hospice 5K and Memory Walk

2024 Homeland Hospice 5K and Memory Walk

September 14, 2024
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Rossmoyne Business Center in Mechanicsburg

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The Social (Bereavement Event)

The Social (Bereavement Event)

October 25, 2024
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Giant Foods Community Room, 3301 Trindle Road, Camp Hill

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Coping with the Holidays Workshop

Coping with the Holidays Workshop

November 02, 2024
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Giant Foods Community Room, 3301 Trindle Road, Camp Hill

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