The third grade classes from Lincoln School in Sterling, received a grant from the Sterling Schools Foundation to purchase materials to make fleece blankets to donate to Rock River Hospice & Home. The students made a total of 21 blankets to donate. Thank you so much to the students, teachers and the Foundation, these will bring many smiles to our patients.
Pictured (l to r) presenting and receiving the blankets are Michelle Virtue, Lincoln School 3rd Grade Teacher; Jana Johnson, RRHH CNA; and Emily Taylor, RRHH Executive Director.
Thank you Sterling Federal Bank and the SFB employees for choosing us as the recipient of your Jeans Days Contribution. We appreciate your support of hospice services in our communities. Presenting the check to Emily Taylor (l), Executive Director of RRHH and Karen Voss (r), Marketing Director of RRHH is Reed Hutchcraft from Sterling Federal Bank.
T*I*M*E (Together in Memories) Grief Support Group
When: Noon - 1:30 p.m., second Monday of every month
Where: Rock River Hospice & Home, 2706 Avenue E, Sterling, IL
Have you or anyone you know suffered the loss of a loved one? Are you grieving that loss, and feeling like you don’t know how to cope? If you would like to understand your thoughts and feelings during this difficult time, join T*I*M*E, a grief support group hosted by Rock River Hospice & Home. For more information about the group, call Cynthia at 815-625-3858.
Education is essential to understanding Hospice philosophy and end of life decisions. Staff members and specially trained volunteers are available to speak to your group about a variety of topics. We customize our presentation to fit your needs and welcome the opportunities to share information about Hospice, bereavement and end of life care.
To schedule a speaker, call 815-625-3858 or email us here.