“The Travelers Guide to Life” Podcast
North Country Matters previews “The Traveler’s Guide to Life” podcast. Sponsored by Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, the Traveler’s Guide is a podcast about how to live fully so when you do get to life’s end, you will feel happy about your choices on this journey we all share. NCM host Bess Kirnie talks with Mary Jones, Director of Family Support Services, and Linda Potter, a Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley Board Member, about why they developed the podcast, what it will cover, and who can benefit. (Recorded September 3, 2019)
“Dying to Talk”
Mary Jones and Samantha Jones of Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley talk with NCM host Bess Kirnie about the difficult but necessary conversations we should have about the end of life and the need for Advanced Care Planning. They provide a wealth of resources to help us start that conversation. (Recorded Feb. 7, 2018)
Palliative Care Services
AIM (Advanced Illness Management) Director at Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley, Diane Pickering talks with NCM host Bess Kirnie about services available in St. Lawrence County to improve the quality of life and care for those managing life with a chronic illness. (Recorded Feb. 7, 2018)
North Country Matters explores end-of-life issues, both globally and in our local communities. Mary Jones of Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley talks with NCM host Bess Kirnie in a conversation that touches us all.