Put Your Advance Care Plan in Place

National Health Care Decisions Day is Thursday, April 16. There is no better time to put your advance care plan in place.  Below is a reprint of our recent article with tips from Howard Hoffman, one of CVHHH’s Medical Social Worker, pictured, to help get you started with your advance...

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Vote YES for CVHHH’s Town Funding Request

Below is a copy of an editorial by Sandy Rousse, CVHHH’s President & CEO. Town Meeting Day is Tuesday, March 3, 2020. I first came to Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice (CVHHH) about 20 years ago thanks to my uncle, Paul Beck, an incredibly generous person who was active...

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Eating for a Healthy Heart

We have partnered with the American Heart Association of Vermont for American Heart Month, in February, to help you make informed, heart-healthy choices when you go to the grocery store and out to dinner. We’ve also included an easy, heart-healthy recipe for roasted butternut squash soup, adapted from the American...

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A Guide to Advance Care Planning | Resources & Tools

In the January 24th edition of the Times-Argus, we talked about the importance of putting an advance-care plan in place and shared advice from our Hospice & Palliative Care Team Manager, Jim Budis, pictured, about how to embark on this process. Here is a list of additional resources and relevant...

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Grief Support Group Schedule Update

We updated the format of our grief support groups. Starting in January, 2020, we will offer support groups in six-week blocks with a two-week break in between sessions. With this new structure, we can offer a more focused approach to the grieving process and provide continuity from meeting to meeting....

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Happy Holidays from CVHHH

This year, CVHHH nurses, therapists, social workers, aides, and PCAs traveled close to 750,000 miles and performed close to 100,000 visits caring for 2800 central Vermonters. We know how important it is to receive hospital level care at home. It allows you and your loved ones to heal in a...

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We Raised Over $6,000 on #GivingTuesday!

We are thrilled to share that we raised over $6,000 in our first-ever Giving Tuesday campaign. Thanks to the support of many donors, and a generous $1,500 match from our Fall Honorary Appeal Chairs Rubin and Shaline Bennett of East Montpelier, we brought in $6,295 on Giving Tuesday. By 10:30AM...

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Why You Should Say Yes to CVHHH’s Town Funding Request

Francis McFaun, known as Topper, pictured, went from working in a mattress factory in Cambridge, MA, to Vermont’s Office of Economic Opportunity, to the Barre Town Select Board, to the Vermont Legislature, where he’s served as a Representative from Barre Town since 2005. In 2017, Topper joined CVHHH’s Board of...

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Read our HOUSECALLS Community Newsletter Now!

We’re excited to share a redesigned Housecalls, our newsletter for the community. Click here to read our latest updates for central Vermonters, including: A message from President & CEO Sandy Rousse about the importance of home Introduction to our Fall Appeal chairs, Rubin and Shaline Bennett A Town Funding Request from...

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