The conversation that’s an essential Mother’s Day gift

By John Mihalevich, M.D., FACP Chairman, Advisory Board – Respecting Choices of the Ozarks If your mother could not speak for herself during a medical emergency, would you be able to communicate her wishes for medical care? Perhaps one of the best gifts to give this Mother’s Day is a a friendly ear and the […]

HFO grant funds purchase of 500+ books on grief and loss for area children

In Spring 2019, The Hospice Foundation of the Ozarks purchased more than 500 copies of The Rabbit Listened for the Retired Senior and Volunteer Program (RSVP) Ready Buddy and Pre-K Pals mentoring initiative. This touching story, written and illustrated by Cori Doerrfeld and published by Penguin Random House, tenderly explores the struggle of a young […]