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Colorado Issues - Bessie’s Hope – One-on-One Interactive Companionship for Nursing Homes Patients - December 3, 2017

December 3, 2017

Bessie’s Hope finds and trains volunteers ranging from school age kids to adults who provide interactive companionship with elders in nursing homes.  Linda Holloway co-founded Bessie’s Hope in honor of her grandmother to provide meaningful interaction with elders who often feel like they have nothing to offer.  Invariably, both resident and volunteer come to know each appreciates the other.

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