Denise’s Hope Story: Peace of Mind

Rose Marie is 89 years old and confined to her bed. Her daughter, Denise, called our local Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas Office and asked about our Friendly Visitors Program.  Denise is her mother’s primary caregiver and has been diagnosed with a brain tumor.  Denise was due to have surgery the following week and wanted [...]

2016-09-23T12:04:13-05:00August 23, 2016|

Arvin’s Hope Story: A Friendly Visitor

When you first meet Arvin, a former local business owner, you’ll be impressed with his high energy, dry wit and constant grin. After losing his wife to cancer, Arvin became increasingly depressed and somewhat reclusive.  When his daughter noticed how her mother’s loss had affected Arvin’s overall health condition and mental state, she called Betsy Holzworth, [...]

2017-08-25T18:07:58-05:00August 23, 2016|