In The Media
Healing Patch Shared in Altoona Mirror as Resource for Families Grieving COVID-19 Loss
3/24/2022 The Healing Patch was featured in an Altoona Mirror story as a resource for grieving children of local families who are impacted by loss related to COVID-19.
Local Media Share Healing Patch's "OK's of COVID-19"
4/23/2020 As Healing Patch staff Melody Ray and Shalen Steinbugl recognized the great losses we face related to COVID-19, they authored a blog post called "The OK's of COVID-19: Validating Our Reponses to the Pandemic."
Early Intervention Manager Shares about Infant Development
11/1/2018 Diane Ringler, Early Intervention Manager, recently shared her experiences with infant development as part of WTAJ's positive parenting series. This story focused on babies' ability to predict behavior of others through their social interactions early in life.
HNA 50th Anniversary Recognized in Altoona Mirror
7/2/2018 Altoona Mirror staff writer Walt Frank featured Home Nursing Agency's 50th anniversary in a recent story.
Grief Specialist Authors Children's Book, Publicized Locally
4/19/2018 Accidental overdoses continue to rise across our country, leaving families at a loss as to how to assist the children who are grieving. When Melody Ray, Volunteer Coordinator/Grief Specialist for Home Nursing Agency and Family Hospice and Palliative Care, sought resources to help local children and families cope with losing a loved one to an overdose, she came up short.
Bedford Gazette Highlights Program to Support the Health of Local Seniors
6/27/2017 Bedford Gazette shared a story about the cooperative effort to improve the physical and mental health of seniors in Bedford County. Rod Burket, HNA Home Health Psych Case Manager has played a significant role in the initiative and is quoted about the effectiveness of the program.