Over the summer, the ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ has swept the country, raising both awareness and money for the neurodegenerative disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, nearly 30,000 Americans are currently living with ALS and without any known treatments, research is vital to finding a cure.
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For those living with a mental illness, finding help during an emotional episode can be difficult. Many times, individuals turn to local law enforcement, seeking anyone to calm their worries. Unfortunately, due to the lack of resources and expertise, law enforcement officials are often challenged on how to handle mental health crisis situations.
In an effort to inform the greater community on the vast changes happening in the healthcare industry, Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio is pleased to serve as a guide for patients, families and community members as they navigate the ever-evolving system.
Having a loved one with a serious illness is a frightening, confusing time for everyone. But children with elderly family members approaching the end of life often have questions or concerns they may be unable to express.
Since our beginning in 1902, volunteers have been at the heart of Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio. More than 110 years later, our volunteers continue to generously donate their time and energy into helping our patients and their families.