givemoreHOPE

Play-Doh vs. Rock

Written by: Jill Thorson, LCSW One of my favorite activities to do with grieving youth begins with an old classic, Play-Doh. I give them a small piece of the Play-Doh and explain the rules: in 60 seconds, it has to look different. Some jump right in. They tear and roll pieces, crafting something elaborate. Others […]

Read More

St. Charles WBC Chooses FVHH as a Fundraiser Recipient in 2020! —January E-News 2020

Yesterday, the Women’s Business Council of St. Charles Chamber of Commerce (WBC) hosted a luncheon to announce and recognize their three 2020 charities, which included Fox Valley Hands of Hope! Not All Wounds Bleed and Kane County Repertory Theater were also in attendance as recipients for 2020. Lunch was accompanied by presentations from all of the benefiting organizations. Fox […]

Read More

Supportive Care, Patient Care, Hands of Hope

“Dying is a very personal and humbling experience. Helping to better prepare the client and their family and bring more meaning into their lives is what we do.” These words were shared by one of our many dedicated volunteers, Frances Channon. Frances has been working with Fox Valley Hands of Hope for over 20 years. […]

Read More