Senior and Caregiver Resource Expo

As a business that participates in the Pittsburgh based group, Life Service Providers, we would like to invite you to come to the Senior and Carevgivers Resource Expo at the Galleria of Mt. Lebanon on Friday, June 15th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Jennifer Antkowiak will be on hand to do a presentation on Take Care Tips and Silver Sneakers will also be there for a work out session.  Hope to see you there! Continue reading

Grief and Loss Support Group Dinner

On April 27, 2012, Canonsburg General Hospital will hold a dinner at McNary Center for those who are grieving.  The event starts at 6 p.m. and the cost is $6.50.  For reservations, please call 724-745-6100 ext. 4118 no later than April 23rd.

Top 10 Funeral FAQ’s

1.     Who do I call when a death occurs?

a.     That depends on where you are and under what circumstances the deceased died.  If your loved one was at home, and not under hospice care, it is necessary to call 911.  If the deceased was at home and receiving hospice care, your first call should be to the hospice nurse so that they may come to the residence to pronounce death and obtain the coroner or medical examiner’s approval for the body to be released to the funeral director. Continue reading