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Chesapeake Life Center’s Prince George’s grief support schedule through June 2018

Written on: December 14, 2017

Chesapeake Life Center will offer a variety of grief support groups January through June 2018 through its Prince George’s County office at 9500 Medical Center Drive, Suite 250, Largo. Pre-registration is required for all groups and must be completed before attending by calling 888-501-7077 or emailing Coffee and Conversations Monthly Morning Grief Support Group […]

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Chesapeake Life Center announces Pasadena grief support schedule for January to June

Written on: December 13, 2017

Chesapeake Life Center will offer a variety of grief support groups in the first half of 2018 on the John & Cathy Belcher Campus at 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena. Pre-registration is required for all groups and must be completed before attending by calling 888-501-7077 or emailing Morning Grief Support Group is a facilitated six-week […]

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Veterans Day event looks back 100 years to beginnings of World War I, Fort Meade

Written on: November 17, 2017

Three months after the United States entered World War I, a transformation began along the railroad that runs between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., unlike anything the region had seen before. In a little over eight weeks, quiet Maryland farmlands would become populated with 1,200 wooden buildings that could accommodate a constant flood of tens of […]

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Veterans share their experiences, read about World War I to Hilltop students

Written on: November 07, 2017

Four branches of the nation’s military were represented Thursday morning as local active duty and veteran military personnel talked and read to fifth-grade students at Hilltop Elementary School in Glen Burnie, Maryland. Splitting up to attend four different classrooms were Army Lt. Col. John Ratliff of Elkridge, retired Navy Capt. Paul Mullenhoff of Bowie, retired […]

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Volunteers with 4-wheel drive vehicles: We need you!

Written on: October 20, 2017

Volunteers with four-wheel drive vehicles are needed to assist Hospice of the Chesapeake patients and staff in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties during inclement weather conditions. For additional information or to volunteer, please contact our Volunteer Department at 443-837-1508 or toll free at 800-745-6132.

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Hospice of the Chesapeake honors the gift of time by thanking its volunteers

Written on: October 19, 2017

Hospice of the Chesapeake celebrated its volunteer at its  annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon held Oct. 15 at the Loews Hotel in Annapolis. Among the approximately 100 volunteers in attendance was this year’s Spirit of Hospice Award recipient Jimmy Wilburn of Frederick. Wilburn is the chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hospice of the […]

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When someone’s missing from your holiday picture: 6 tips for surviving the season

Written on: October 18, 2017

Holiday traditions often come with name tags. Bob’s mulled cider.  Jason’s family Menorah.  Sue’s Christmas newsletter. These are special people, and the role they fill makes these seasonal traditions an integral part of family gatherings and memory-making. When that person has passed away, these once joyful traditions can become painful reminders of their death, especially […]

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Sold-out golf tournament sets a record with $138K raised for Hospice of the Chesapeake

Written on: October 18, 2017

After a remarkable fall day spent on the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course,  more than 200 golfers and a long list of community sponsors participated in the Hospice of the Chesapeake’s 15th annual Golf Tournament. Together they helped raise around $138,000 for the nonprofit that serves Anne Arundel and Prince George’s counties, $13,000 more than last […]

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Welcome Mary Jermann, our new Director of Volunteer Services

Written on: September 29, 2017

Top priority is to recruit, train and maintain more than 450 volunteers Hospice of the Chesapeake is excited to announce that Mary Jermann has joined the nonprofit as its new Director of Volunteer Services, effective July 6, 2017. Jermann has nearly three decades of corporate experience, including her role as a Vice President at T. […]

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