Currents is a bi-annual newsletter published by Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket Foundation. Each issue contains information about our palliative and supportive care organization and our services within the community as well as articles about relevant issues.

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Most Recent Newsletter

Spring/Summer 2021
Program Director Bids a Fond Farewell

Newsletter Archives

Fall/Winter 2020
Hope on the Horizon

Fall 2019
The Importance of Planning Ahead

Spring 2019
Change: A letter from the new Program Director

Fall 2018
The Importance of Letting Go

Spring 2018
Allowing a Natural Death

Fall 2017
Reflections from the Bedside

Spring 2017
New Tools Empower Patients

Fall 2016
Serious Illness Care Planning

Spring 2016
Having the conversation

Fall 2015
Whole Person Care

Spring 2015
Grief in the Community

Fall 2014
Expanding Cancer Care Services

Spring 2014
Leaving A Legacy

Fall 2013
Annual Report and Program Director’s Reflections on 25 Years

Spring 2013
A patient’s story

Fall 2012
Annual Report and Patient Care Statistics

Spring 2012
Celebrating 30 Years!

Fall 2011
Annual Report and Patient Care Statistics

Fall 2011 Insert
Talking to Children About Grief

Spring 2011
A Refresher About our Services

Fall 2010
The Patient Care Statistics

Fall 2009
It’s Been Quite a Year! – Program Director’s Annual Report

Spring 2009
Heading Upstream – Expanding Our Services and Changing Our Name

Fall 2008
Patient Care Activities for the Past Year

Spring 2008
Being There for a Loved One with Dementia

Fall 2007
Nurturing the Spirit

Spring 2007
West Meets East

Fall 2006
New Service for Caregivers

Spring 2006
Are You Prepared?

Fall 2005
Support Services for Caregivers

Spring 2005
As the World Kept Vigil …

Fall 2004
Letter from the President – 2004

Spring 2004
Alzheimer’s Resource Guide

Spring 2003
Caring for Family Caregivers

Fall 2002
Hospice Directors Annual Report

Funded by the Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket Foundation, the Palliative & Supportive Care Program is operated as a department of the Nantucket Cottage Hospital, which is an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital, and a member of Partners HealthCare. Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket is a specialized health care program dedicated to providing excellent physical, psychological, social, and spiritual care to persons with life-threatening illness and their families.

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