Decades Club Raffle Drawing and Evening of Dancing to Benefit the Healing Patch on Sept. 21
6/5/2019 Join us for an evening of prizes and music to benefit grieving children and their families! The Decades Club will be held on Saturday, September 21 at the Jaffa Shrine, Altoona.
2019 Mercedes Moment Winner Named, Funds Raised to Support Local Residents
6/4/2019 Margie Navarro of Duncansville held the winning number -159- for the Home Nursing Agency Foundation’s Mercedes Moment fundraiser held on May 16.
Healing Patch Recruiting Volunteers to Work with Grieving Children and Families
6/3/2019 One in seven children in America will lose a parent or sibling by the age of 20. Behind this staggering statistic are real children – grieving children who often say that they feel alone. At the Healing Patch, grieving children find that hope and healing are possible through connecting with others. Volunteers are the heart of the program, and new volunteers are needed to meet the growing number of families finding support at the Healing Patch.
Thank You to Our Volunteers!
4/3/2019 April is Volunteer Recognition Month, and we gratefully celebrate the dedicated volunteers who serve in Family Hospice and the Healing Patch children's grief program.
Private Duty Home Care Marks Seventh Year as Provider of Choice
2/12/2019 Home Nursing Agency Private Duty Home Care, a part of UPMC Community Provider Services, announced today that it has received the 2019 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. The Provider of Choice Award is granted only to the top-ranking home care providers, based on client satisfaction scores gathered by Home Care Pulse, an independent satisfaction research firm for home care.
2019 Mercedes Moment Tickets on Sale Now
Home Nursing Agency Foundation's signature fundraiser - Mercedes Moment - is underway! Only 1,000 tickets are sold for a chance to win a 2019 Mercedes CLA 250 4MATIC Coupe or $30,000 in cash. Tickets are only $100 each.
WIC Remains Open During Government Shut Down
1/17/2019 At this point, PA WIC (Women, Infants and Children) continues to operate as usual during the federal government shut down.
HNA Healing Patch Recruiting Sewing Volunteers
1/8/2018 When a child loses a loved one to death, life is filled with gaps emotionally, mentally and physically. Home Nursing Agency Healing Patch sewing volunteers give their time and talents to bridge that physical gap and give children a tangible connection through memory bears and pillows from items belonging to the loved one.
World AIDS Day Gives HIV/AIDS Testing Reminder
11/16/2018 Of the 1.1 million people in the United States living with HIV/AIDS, one in seven individuals does not know he/she is infected, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As World AIDS Day is observed on Dec. 1, it serves as a reminder for individuals to undergo HIV testing. The CDC advises that all people from ages 13-64 should be tested for HIV/AIDS once in their lifetime.