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4 miracles celebrate their first birthday

Having never given birth before and with her husband 1.5 hours away at work, Melissa was terrified as she was wheeled into the operating room for a C-section. The three physician residents did everything they could to explain exactly what was … Continue reading

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Aurora Visiting Nurse Association brings healing where people need it most

A newborn going home for the first time after a six-week stay in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. A working father of two with a new knee and daily rehabilitation ahead of him. A proud great-grandmother whose heart is full of love for … Continue reading

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Local Girl Scout reaches goal to help Aurora VNA Zilber Family Hospice

Girl Scout Cadette Lauren Groshek completed her Girl Scout Silver Award this past August.  Lauren, who is a seventh grader at Park View Middle School, decided it would be best to work on her Take Action project for the award … Continue reading

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15th Annual Jane Payne Charmers Classic raises over $2,700 for Aurora VNA

Attendees and sponsors of the 15th Annual Jane Payne Charmers Classic helped raise more than $2,700 to support Aurora Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) Lake Geneva branch. This annual event was held in July at the Evergreen Golf Club in Elkhorn. … Continue reading

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Caregivers give back: the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association

Whether it’s caring for those at Aurora VNA Zilber Family Hospice, or treating countless patients in the comfort of their own homes, the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association is one of Aurora’s finest examples of the many ways in which our … Continue reading

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Join us this week for “Healthy Grilling with Chef Larry!”

There are still spots available to join Chef Larry on Thursday July 26 or Friday July 27 as he provides healthy grilling demonstrations at Aurora VNA Zilber Family Hospice. Last week, attendees received the opportunity to feast on a delicious … Continue reading

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Give Well: Aurora VNA end-of-life care supports every family’s needs

Dawn Perry-Giersch is a new volunteer who had originally planned to start her service as a pet therapy volunteer at the Aurora VNA Zilber Family Hospice.  After completion of her orientation, a situation arose with a Metro home hospice patient … Continue reading

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