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Recognizing the Good and Beautiful – Monday Message

One of the challenges of living through difficult times is that the difficulties often fill our whole awareness.  It is so important to ensure that even in the midst of challenging times we continue to recognize the good and the beautiful.  I ran across this saying...

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Celebrating National PACE Month

September is National Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) Month, recognizing the important work of PACE staff who provide seniors with the tools to live safely and independently at home and in the community. Suncoast PACE, a member of Empath Health,...

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Hidden Talent – Monday Message

Have you ever discovered a hidden talent? Found unexpected strength when the chips were down? Realized that certain things just come easily for you? A wise person once observed, “The universe buries strange jewels deep within us all, and then stands back to see if we...

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Honoring The Transcendent In One Another – Monday Message

I had the opportunity to witness a young Japanese student ambassador perform the “Tea Ceremony” for us over the weekend. You might consider making a cup of tea to be a fairly mundane task, but this was far from an ordinary experience. Every movement was deliberate,...

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Creative Control – Monday Message

Golda Meir was once quoted as saying, “Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life.” It is inspiring to realize that we have some creative control over who we are and who we become. May we choose carefully and deliberately...

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Guided By Love – Monday Message

Remember these lyrics from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical Oklahoma? Oh what a beautiful morning Oh what a beautiful day I’ve got a beautiful feeling Everything’s going my way We have all had those clear-sky days when we are feeling full of life and everything...

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Making an Impact On Care – Carleen Crittenton

Congratulations to our June Impact Award winner, Carleen Crittenton, CNA/HHA, hospice aide and intake coordinator for Suncoast Hospice, a member of Empath Health. Crittenton originally joined the organization in 2017 and was rehired in June 2020. In her role she helps...

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Components of Progress – Monday Message

Progress in life depends on at least two fundamental components: a worthy goal and the will to act. One without the other can result in either being ineffectual or even damaging. A Japanese proverb articulates this truth well, “Vision without action is a daydream....

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Planning For Your Future

We plan for many things in life – vacations, retirement, major life events – yet many people are not prepared for the end of life. In fact, approximately 70% of Americans do not have an estate plan and for those that do, it is often out-of-date. It’s never too late or...

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Empath Health Upcoming Events

Sep
21
Tue
10:00 am Grupo de Apoyo para el Luto/Duelo @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, The Garden House
Grupo de Apoyo para el Luto/Duelo @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, The Garden House
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
El duelo es una experiencia muy personal, sin embargo muchas personas encuentran consuelo y fortaleza al reunirse con otros para recordar a sus seres queridos. Le esperamos con el corazón abierto. Grupo de Apoyo pare el Luto/ Duelo 20 de … Continue reading
Sep
22
Wed
8:30 am EPIC Coffee Club @ Gulfport Senior Center
EPIC Coffee Club @ Gulfport Senior Center
Sep 22 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
LGBTQ+ seniors are invited to join us for coffee and an opportunity to share meaningful dialogue, build friendship and offer mutual social support. Fourth Wednesday of the month at 8.30 am Gulfport Senior Center 5501 27th Ave S Gulfport, FL … Continue reading
12:00 pm Empath Honors Veterans Briefing:...
Empath Honors Veterans Briefing:...
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Empath Honors Veterans Briefing: Suicide Prevention Awareness September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Please join us to learn about several programs and resources available in our community that support veterans and bring awareness to this important topic. If you … Continue reading
6:30 pm Virtual Grupo de Apoyo para el L...
Virtual Grupo de Apoyo para el L...
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
El duelo es una experiencia muy personal, sin embargo muchas personas encuentran consuelo y fortaleza al reunirse con otros para recordar a sus seres queridos. Le esperamos con el corazón abierto. Virtual Grupo de Apoyo pare el Luto/ Duelo 28 … Continue reading
Sep
23
Thu
11:00 am Familia, Salud y Esperanza @ Zoom Meeting
Familia, Salud y Esperanza @ Zoom Meeting
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Reuniones mensuales para quienes brindan apoyo a un ser querido afectado por una enfermedad. Acompáñenos! Comparta sus experiencias, entérese de recursos disponibles para su ser amado y para usted mismo (a) y recargue sus energías para continuar la jornada de … Continue reading

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