BRIEFLY GOLF CHARITY HELPS IN-HOME NURSING.
LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE - The 12th Annual Hospice hospice, program of humane and supportive care for the terminally ill and their families; the term also applies to a professional facility that provides care to dying patients who can no longer be cared for at home. Golf Classic, held in April at La Canada Flintridge Country Club, raised more than $62,000 for the Verdugo Nursing Association's Hospice in the Home program.
Hospice in the Home allows terminally ill Terminally Ill
When a person is not expected to live more than 12 months.
Any gifts given out by the afflicted person at this time may be considered as a dispersion of the estate rather than a gift. patients to remain in their homes during their last weeks, with care provided by hospice nurses and social workers. VNA VNA
Visiting Nurse Association , formerly Verdugo Hills Nursing Association, has been providing health care in the homes of area residents for more than 57 years.
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Grade schools win money for reading
BURBANK- Walt Disney Noun 1. Walt Disney - United States film maker who pioneered animated cartoons and created such characters as Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck; founded Disneyland (1901-1966)
Disney, Walter Elias Disney and George Washington Elementary Schools Several Elementary Schools, most named after George Washington, first president of the United States, have the name Washington Elementary School' including:
Disney Elementary students read more than 665,572 pages and Washington Elementary students read more than 959,620 pages over six months.
A total of $2 million dollars in reading awards will be given to 400 California schools.
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