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Keep up with your favorite Wilshire family news and events. Whether you want to participate in an event, donate to the cause, or want to stay informed – check in with us!

Wilshire Hospice Thrift Store Looks to the Future with Hope

Looking to the Future with Hope A Testimony from our Wilshire Hope Chest Thrift Store Manager, Jenann McLennan Through these ever-evolving times, we look to the small ways in our lives in which we can find hope. Through the sincerity and constant efforts, we see demonstrated through our Hope Chest community, we are inspired to…

How Hospice Volunteering Has Adapted in COVID-19

Hospice Volunteer Trainings Adapt in the Era of COVID-19 An Interview with Steve Willey We recently interviewed our Director of Volunteer and Community Education, Steve Willey, about his process of transitioning our hospice volunteer trainings to a virtual format and how the program has evolved during this time. While this pandemic has forced us to…

A Closer Look at Senior Peer Counseling for National Older Adult Month

A Closer Look at Senior Peer Counseling An Interview with Clinical Supervisor of Senior Peer Counseling, Barri Dymot May is National Older Adult month, and as we reflect on our psychological and emotional experiences in the era of COVID-19, we want to acknowledge and be thoughtful to how many older adults live alone and isolated…

Wilshire Community Services is here during COVID-19

Wilshire Community Services during COVID-19 Wilshire Community Services is Here for Our Most Vulnerable Community Members We are experiencing unprecedented times. We are all being affected by COVID-19, but our parents, grandparents, friends & neighbors who struggle with chronic illness, life-limiting disease, or are living at home alone are the most vulnerable. Wilshire Community Services…

Volunteering for Hospice, Important Now More Than Ever

Volunteering for Hospice A Message from Steve Willey & Volunteer Testimony from Nancy Volunteers are often asked, “How can you do this?” Volunteer frequently respond, “How can I not?” One of the reasons volunteers keep coming back to the work of Hospice over and over has to do with the deep connections they make with…

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