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Relay for Life of Marquette County: Team Lake Superior Hospice
Posted on 04.22.15 in Events, News

Lake Superior Hospice is taking part in Marquette County’s Relay for Life event! The employees and volunteers of Lake Superior Hospice are asking for your help in our fundraising efforts. Donations can be made online after joining our team, or by stopping into our office location! You do not have to be present at the event in order to be a part of our team. All proceeds go towards American Cancer Society (ACS).

Follow this link and join Lake Superior Hospice in their efforts to fight cancer!

LSH Relay for Life

Date of Event: Friday, June 12th and Saturday, June 13th

Time: 4 p.m.—10 a.m.

Where: Al Quaal Recreation Area, Ishpeming, MI

Theme: Carnival of Hope

Lake Superior Hospice Team Captain: Glenda Christian

Discover a Different
Kind of Care
  • “Every year, more than 1.65 million people living with a life-limiting illness receive care from hospice and palliative care providers in this country,” said J. Donald Schumacher, president and CEO of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. “These highly-trained professionals don’t only provide quality medical care. They work to make sure patients and families find dignity, respect, and love during life’s most difficult journey.”

    Hospice is more than traditional healthcare. Hospice and palliative care programs provide pain management, symptom control, psychosocial support, and spiritual care to patients and their families when a cure is not possible. Hospice and palliative care combines the highest level of quality medical care with the emotional and spiritual support that families need most when facing the end of life.

    Hospice care is available to people of all ages, with any illness. Hospice professionals and trained volunteers will ask you what’s important and listen to what you say. They make your wishes a priority.

    If you or a loved one is facing a serious or life-limiting illness, the time to find out more about hospice and palliative care is right now.