Delaware offers produce safety trainings to help farmers meet FSMA requirement

The Delaware Department of Agriculture is offering two one-day courses in March to help farmers growing fruits and vegetables comply with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule. “About 1 in 6 Americans gets sick each year from foodborne illness,” said Secretary of Agriculture Michael T. Scuse. “The Food Safety Modernization Act is […]

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Compass Regional Hospice to Offer Two Grief Support Groups; Begin in March

Compass Regional Hospice is offering two new grief support groups for individuals, 18 and older, who have experienced any type of loss. Both groups will meet every Tuesday, beginning on March 20 through May 8, 2018. The grief support group in Caroline County will meet from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at St. Luke’s United […]

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Talbot Community Connections Honors Ruth Sullivan for Service

Talbot Community Connections (TCC) recently honored Ruth Sullivan of Oxford for her years of service on its Board of Trustees. Sullivan served as President of the TCC Board for five years, from 2012 to 2017, and has been a member of the Board since 2004. The Board presented Sullivan with an engraved tray and Delegate […]

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“Hockey4Haxton” Raises Money for Easterseals

Ike Eisenhour, Executive Director, Delaware Shore Field Hockey, Inc., presents a check to Linda Forte, community relations coordinator for Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The annual Hockey4Haxton event raised $1,100 for Easterseals to help provide therapy services for people with disabilities in Sussex County. Hockey4Haxton is an annual indoor tournament in memory of Amanda […]

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Compass Regional Hospice nurse receives Hospice Caregivers Award

Chris Clough, RN, a case manager for Compass Regional Hospice, is the most recent recipient of the Fellows, Helfenbein and Newnam Hospice Caregivers Award. Clough was nominated by a patient’s family member to recognize her commitment to compassionate and personalized end‐of‐life care. Each staff member is committed to the mission of Compass Regional Hospice, which […]

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For All Seasons and Talbot Mentors Collaborate on Art Therapy Support Group for Children of Incarcerated Parents

The Maryland Governor’s Office for Children has made reducing the impacts of incarceration on children, families and communities a priority area. National research indicates that children of incarcerated parents often have higher rates of mental health concerns including stress, emotional and attachment difficulties, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, anger, stigma and negative externalizing behaviors. Talbot Family […]

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Turkish Doctor Studying Rural Access to Transplant Care Visits UM Shore Medical Center at Easton

(University of Maryland Shore Regional Health) Trish Rosenberry, regional director, UM Shore Regional Health Specialty Clinics, recently hosted a visit from representatives of the International Transplant Nursing Society (ITNS) at the Multispecialty Clinic in the Freeman Outpatient Center at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton. The International Transplant Nurses Society (ITNS) promotes the education and […]

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Community Invited to Tour Hospice Center in Chestertown on February 21, 2018

On Wednesday, February 21 at 3:30 p.m., Compass Regional Hospice is hosting an open house to celebrate the opening of the Hospice Center at 100 Brown Street in Chestertown. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony guests are invited for tours until 5:30 p.m. Compass staff will be on hand to answer questions about hospice care and […]

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Run proceeds to benefit Compass Regional Hospice

(Compass Regional Hospice) The proceeds of the National Honors Society Queen Anne’s County High School Chapter’s Saint Patrick’s Day 5K Color Run will benefit Compass Regional Hospice. The 5K Color Run will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Queen Anne’s County High School, 125 Ruthsburg Road in […]

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Democrats vs. Republicans “Pour” It On for Easterseals

Come support Easterseals and your favorite political team, as they “mix” it up as guest bartenders at the Columbus Inn in Wilmington on Thursday, February 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. While serving drinks like the Majority Leader Mule and the Minority Leader Margarita, each team will be competing for the most tips to see […]

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