Doula

Life is about new beginnings and transitions our entire life. Saying good-bye is never easy when your journey together has been filled with laughter, love and gratitude. Last night the Lakeside Oasis volunteers had dinner in honor of Kim Brehmer at Mill Creek Inn. Kim will be deeply missed as the Director of Lakeside Oasis…

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With the nice warm summer weather upon us, our volunteers love spending precious time with our Lakeside Oasis patients on the patio overlooking Buffalo Lake.  Soon everyone will be able to enjoy our new butterfly garden right off the patio too. The butterfly symbol represents the transformation of the spirit, the completion of the life…

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This post is from our volunteer Cheryl, End-of-Life Doula: Walking into the door at the Oasis this morning the absence was immediately felt – sweet Sandy received her Angel Wings last night with the love of her husband and family by her side. For the five-week duration she spent at Oasis, Sandy’s family made sure…

Music Therapy

We are grateful to have music therapist, Mary, be a ray of sunshine on a regular basis singing to families and loved one’s at Lakeside Oasis. Mary’s lovely voice singing ‘Amazing Grace’ rings out throughout the rooms and into the hallways bringing smiles, warmth and comfort to all. Studies have shown that music can play…