The approaching holiday season is meant to be a time of joy, punctuated by moments with special family and friends. For those whose loved ones who have passed away, the holidays can be a time of marked sadness. Remembering our loved ones and including them in our holiday observances keeps them alive in our hearts and celebrates their legacy that continues to live on.

11/18/2021 Join the National AIDS Memorial and its partners on World AIDS Day, Dec. 1, as they bring together powerful voices for A Day of Impact & Hope, a series of inspiring and insightful conversations.

10/25/2021 Long overlooked, childhood bereavement is a critical issue and an increasingly important national priority. Based on the 2020 Childhood Bereavement Estimation Model (CBEM), one in 12 children in Pennsylvania will experience the death of a parent or sibling by age 18. Join the Healing Patch Children’s Grief Program in showing support of these often “forgotten mourners” on Children’s Grief Awareness Day, observed Nov. 18.

8/6/2021 For many, the past year has allowed a time of reflection about the value of life and what is truly important. Those who are looking to give back and help others may find fulfillment in joining the Family Hospice Huntingdon County volunteer team to support patients with life-limiting illnesses and their caregivers. 

7/19/2021 Join us for an evening of prizes and music to benefit grieving children and their families! The Decades Club will be held at the Blair County Convention Center, Altoona on Saturday, October 2.

5/21/2021 Robert Slobodnik of Altoona held the winning number – 282 – for Home Nursing Agency Foundation’s Mercedes Moment fundraiser held on May 20.  

5/18/2021 The Healing Patch Children's Grief Program is hosting a Volunteer Open House at each of the center locations. The Blair Open House at 20 Sheraton Dr., Altoona will be held on Tues., June 1 from 6-8 p.m., and the Cambria Open House at 118 Ebony Rd., Ebensburg will be held on Tues., June 8 from 6-8 p.m.

5/10/2021 Tickets for the 2021 Mercedes Moment drawing have SOLD OUT! Thank you to every one who purchased a ticket!

2/9/2021 Home Nursing Agency Private Duty Home Care announced today that it has received the 2021 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.