On tonight’s program, host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Bruce Ellsweig, Medical Director of Lehigh Valley Health Network Hospice about caring for veterans living with complex and life changing issues.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Eva Grayzel, author of the Talk4Hope Family book series. Eva wrote the books to help children understand cancer, learn skills to deal with their fears and communicate their feelings with family members
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with John Paul Marosy, author of the Elder Care. He is also the executive director of Everyday Life, a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly. The focus of the program is the physical, mental and emotional issues that can arise when we are faced with becoming a caregiver for a partner, parent, or loved one.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Jennifer Sinclair, program director at the cancer support community in Bethlehem and Susan Chase, an actress playwright, dancer, director and star of Susan’s Undoing; a one woman theatrical production that chronicles her experiences as a cancer survivor.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Randi Rentz, author of Why Buy a Wig When You Can Buy Diamonds. The book chronicles how a young woman in her 40s, brimming with life, discovers she has breast cancer. They discuss her journey though "Cancerville" and her efforts to advocate for herself, with humor, dignity, bravery and passion.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with NCC staff Paul Pierpoint, Cindy Woodling and Janice Kenyatta to the program to talk about the TAACCCT grant. TAACCCT provides community colleges with funds to expand and improve their ability to deliver education and career training programs for employment in high-wage, high-skill occupations.
Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Dr. Bruce Ellsweig, Vice Chairman for Community Practices at Lehigh Valley Health Network and Anita Desai, Executive Director of Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley. They discuss the impact of debilitating childhood illness, not only on the children but also upon parents and families. They also explain the resources and services provided by Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley, through the Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Tamara Christ, District Supervisor of the Allentown Office of Adoptions from the Heart. Adoptions from the Heart has placed more than 5,600 infants and toddlers in loving homes since 1985, and offers counselors who enable adoptive and birth parents to create their own personalized adoption plans.