2023 Light Up a Life Ceremony

2023 Light Up a Life Ceremony

Holyoke VNA and Hospice Life Care held its annual Light up a Life Ceremony and tree lighting on December 6th. Special thanks to Rich Tettemer from WWLP-22 News, Mark Todd and the Holyoke High School Madrigal Singers and our guest speaker, Leo Labonte. Light up a Life...
Socks & Sandwiches For Holyoke’s Homeless

Socks & Sandwiches For Holyoke’s Homeless

Suzanne Picard, one of our nurses, was featured on 22 News for providing sandwiches and socks to the homeless in Holyoke. It’s a simple gesture that has a big impact; giving out peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to the homeless in Holyoke. Suzanne Picard and Richard...
In the Community

In the Community

On Wednesday, June 28, 2023, VHS staff attended the South Hadley Council on Aging Health & Wellness Fair. The Fair was attended by various departments of Valley Health Systems including Cardiovascular Specialist, Stroke Services, CORE, Oncology/Hematology, and...
Vet to Vet Cafe

Vet to Vet Cafe

Holyoke VNA and Hospice Life Care had the privilege of hosting a Vet to Vet cafe at Westfield Gardens on Thursday April 27th. Vet to Vet Cafes offer Veterans a place to get together, socialize, share stories and provide support to each other. Residents enjoyed a pizza...
Light Up a Life Tree

Light Up a Life Tree

Hospice Life Care is excited to be able to return to the Holyoke Mall with our annual Light up a Life tree. Proceeds will benefit Hospice Life Care, which has been providing compassionate care to terminally ill patients and their families in Hampden and Hampshire...