Celebrating National Nurses Week 2020

Celebrating National Nurses Week 2020

They are brave. They are strong. They are compassionate. They are Hospice Nurses. National Nurses week begins May 6th and ends officially on May 12th, the birthday of legendary Florence Nightingale. Flo was a force to be reckoned with. She not only took a profession...
HopeWest Continues Care During “Safer at Home” Order

HopeWest Continues Care During “Safer at Home” Order

HopeWest is continuing to provide compassionate hospice care amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the country.  We have made all the necessary adaptations of programs and care delivery protocols to assure safe practice for all staff and all patients.   Right...
The CLUB Hosts Free Community Day

The CLUB Hosts Free Community Day

Wednesday, March 11Open House 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.The Center for Living Your Best2754 Compass Drive, Grand JunctionJoin us to experience all the CLUB has to offer! Activities include a building tour, crafting, card games, billiards, and sample classes of yoga,...
Winds of Hope Gala Supporting HopeWest

Winds of Hope Gala Supporting HopeWest

HopeWest is celebrating its donors, volunteers and the community during the Grand Junction Black Tie & Boots Gala themed Winds of Hope on Saturday, February 22. The sold-out event will begin at 6 p.m. at Two Rivers Convention Center. The evening’s events will have...
HopeWest Hosts Free Education Seminar for Seniors

HopeWest Hosts Free Education Seminar for Seniors

Join us for Silver Sessions! Friday, February 7 & Friday, February 21 9:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. HopeWest — The Bacon Center for Living Your Best 2754 Compass Drive, Grand Junction HopeWest is hosting a free education day with topics and resources to meet the...
HopeWest Volunteer Open House

HopeWest Volunteer Open House

Thursday, February 6 Open House 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  The Center for Living Your Best 2754 Compass Drive, Grand Junction Discover all the volunteer opportunities at HopeWest! Heirlooms for Hospice • Patient & Family Support • Special Events •...
Wedding at Artful Cup

Wedding at Artful Cup

Instead of wedding bells, one soon-to-wed couple heard coffee percolating inside their meaningful wedding venue – Artful Cup. Van and Catherine dressed for the occasion, she was wearing a navy-blue dress, and he wore a matching navy suitcoat. Van and Catherine met at...
How the Death of a Loved One Changes You

How the Death of a Loved One Changes You

By Catherine Owens, Director of the Center for Hope & Healing By its nature, the grief journey is a transition: an event that asks you to change from who you were before to who you are after a loss and then to who you will be tomorrow. It can be particularly...
How to begin your journey to Hope and Healing 

How to begin your journey to Hope and Healing 

By Catherine Owens, Director of the Center for Hope & Healing Many people who are grieving find themselves unsure of common reactions. Who is this person who cries unexpectedly? Why can’t I think clearly enough to remember my appointments? Am I the only one who...
HopeWest Welcomes Hospice Physician, Dr. Mathwig

HopeWest Welcomes Hospice Physician, Dr. Mathwig

Grand Junction, CO – HopeWest is pleased to introduce Dr. Vicky Mathwig, MD, as a hospice and palliative medicine physician. Dr. Mathwig comes to HopeWest with a wealth of experience as an exceptional physician, board-certified in Family Medicine. “I’m excited...