Tips for Caregivers

Click the title of each article below to read helpful tips for caregivers of someone under hospice care.

Grief at any time is difficult. Grief during a pandemic and social distancing has added challenges. Tabitha Hospice offers a few suggestions to help.

Determining how to approach a loved one about their chronic illness or even death in general is challenging. Dispel the myths related to talking to a loved one and use these helpful tips.

When dealing with a serious illness and death, spiritual issues often arise. Here are some tips to keeping the faith when grieving.

Determining how to communicate a loved one’s chronic illness or impending death to other family members and friends may be challenging. Read more for information on use of social media and other forms of communication.

Sharing past recollections is valuable for your loved one as they near the end of their life. Use these helpful tips to talk to a loved one about their memories and experiences.

The best thing to do for children before visiting a loved one in a hospital or senior living community is to prepare them for the visit. Use these tips to help them interact comfortably in the unfamiliar setting.

Assisting someone under hospice care can be difficult, and it’s easy for caregivers to get burned out or develop serious health conditions. Use these helpful tips to take charge of your emotional and physical health.

Anticipatory grief can exhibit many of the same symptoms as grief after a death. Use these helpful tips to better manage anticipatory grief.


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Grief at any time is difficult. Grief during a pandemic is even more intense. Here are some helpful tips to help you cope during these difficult and unprecedented times.

Tabitha, Nebraska’s industry-leading Senior Care provider, offers a variety of online and in-person support groups. Learn more.

Tabitha offers a wide variety of Senior Care options including assisted living. With so many choices popping up in the area, it is important to note not all communities are created equal. Learn more about what sets Tabitha apart.

Lincoln’s Gateway Sertoma Club and nonprofit Tabitha welcomed golfers to play for a cause at NuMark Golf Course, raising $65,000 to support Tabitha Meals on Wheels. Read more.

Tabitha has promoted Felicia Rasmussen, RN, BSN, to director of nursing at Tabitha in Crete—The Gardens Assisted Living. Learn more.

Tabitha offers online and in-person community support groups.

As you age, a healthy lifestyle is far more than what you eat and is the single best way to keep your immune system strong. Here are a few tips to get you started.

Nonprofit Tabitha is honored to be nominated for Best of Lincoln in Home Care, Retirement Community, Physical Therapy and Large Company to Work. Please vote for Tabitha through August 31 at www.BestofLincoln.net.

Tabitha, Grand Island’s trusted local nonprofit provider for 20+ years, is up for best hospice and in-home care company in the 2020 Best of Grand Island contest. Vote today.

As we age, we may experience an overall decline in the health of our teeth and gums. Here are a few helpful tips to protect your teeth and gums as you age.

Tabitha is proud to recognize TEAMembers who have been accepted into the all-new Nursing Student Program for the July-December 2020 session. Read their stories here.

As we age, we may experience an overall reduced ability to hear things clearly. Learn more about hearing loss and get tips to protect your hearing.

If you want to live a more altruistic lifestyle, start by reprogramming your brain to think more positively. Try out these six tips to focus your thoughts and train your brain to be more positive.

Like any other muscle, a brain needs to be exercised, stretched and challenged to stay strong. Check out these cool tricks you can practice to exercise your brain and build mental muscle.

As many companies declare hiring freezes, Tabitha is actively recruiting nurses, aides and a variety of other positions. Read more.