Hospice of Orange & Sullivan to screen documentary 'Being Mortal' Nov. 29


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc. will host a free community screening of the documentary, "Being Mortal," on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m., at Home2Suites by Hilton Middletown




  • Dan Grady, President and CEO Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc.




  • Dr. Danielle Belser, Palliative Care Specialist and Associate Medical Director




MIDDLETOWN — Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc. will host a free community screening of the documentary, "Being Mortal," on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m., at Home2Suites by Hilton Middletown in recognition of Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month.

The Being Mortal Project is a film about physician and best-selling Author Atual Gawande, who shares stories from the perspectives of both physician and the people and families he encounters, including his own in his book "Being Mortal."

The Being Mortal Project shares new light on how our system so often focuses on a cure and neglects the important conversations that need to happen so that a person’s true priorities can be known and honored.

A panel discussion will follow with Dr. Danielle Belser, associate medical director, and members of the Hospice Care team.

If you are interested in attending we ask that you make reservations due to limited space by calling Janice Valentino, 845-561-6111 or email janicev@hospiceoforange.com.

Home2Suites by Hilton is located at 600 Route 211 East, Middletown.





Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

New multi-use trail loop to open in Sterling Forest State Park
TUXEDO PARK — The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference and New York State Parks will open of a seven-mile multi-use single-track trail...
Read more »
Image

M-W football coach accused of ‘sexting’ minors
BY ERIKA NORTON
An assistant coach for the Monroe-Woodbury Junior Varsity football team is accused of sending sexually...

Read more »
Image

Endorsements continue to define Basile-Skoufis state Senate race
By Bob Quinn
The candidates to replace state Sen. William J. Larkin Jr. continue to attract endorsements from a who’s who of local elected officials.
In recent...

Read more »

Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps Emergency call summary for Sept. 2 to 8
Date Time Type Location
Sept. 2 1:50 a.m. Cardiac Emergency Town of Monroe
Sept. 2 1:59 p.m. Unconscious Person Village of...

Read more »

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers



MOST READ

Where in clues
Pancakes galore
  • Sep 20, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Monroe, NY