Patients and Families


Beth Boynton, RN, MS www.bethboynton.com
Author of “Confident Voices:  The Nurses’ Guide to Improving Communication & Creating Positive Workplaces”    1-207-752-0826    What are NURSE LEADERS saying about “Confident Voices”?
http://bit.ly/nmsyLg

Facing Death:  A companion in words and images by Linda Watson.  A beautiful book to help the dying and their family communicate about the dying journey.   http://www.authorlindawatson.com

Frances Shani Parker:  Author of “Becoming Dead Right:  A Hospice Volunteer in Urban Nuring Homes”   http://www.FrancesShaniParker.com
http://www.hospiceand nursinghomes.blogspot.com
Listen to her poems read on YouTube – search under Frances Shani Paker

Caring Bridge to create a free website to keep your loved ones posted about your recovery  http://www.caringbridge.org/

State Specific Advance Directives   http://www.caringinfo.org/stateaddownload

Hospice Foundation of America  http://www.hospicefoundation.org/

Association of Death Education and Counseling  http://www.adec.org/

Lingerie for those who have had breast surgery   www.dimurini.com

PALS for Health Interpretation Services    www.palsforhealth.org

American Cancer Society   http://www.cancer.org/

American Heart Association   http://www.americanheart.org/

Alzheimer Association   http://www.alz.org/

Project Angel Food – Food Delivery to homebound   www.projectangelfood.org

The Women of Color Breast Cancer Survivor’s Support Project   www.woc4me.org

The Wellness Community – They provide cancer support, education and hope.   www.thewellnesscommunity.org

Organ Donation   http://organdonor.gov/