organizing volunteers

Asking for help can be the hardest part

Posted on Thursday, May 1, 2003 - 14:22, By: Christina Medvescek
This is the first installment in a three-part series on Share the Care — organized, long-term, in-home volunteer caregiving support for people with diseases like ALS. The other two articles look at the jobs that can be done by volunteers and keeping a circle going .

St. Louis family finds small miracles' in network of caregivers

Posted on Sunday, October 1, 2000 - 17:00, By: ALSN Staff
When news of Jeff Hilliard's ALS diagnosis spread throughout his St. Louis community, friends responded with an outpouring of home-cooked meals, sympathy and offers of "what can we do to help?" Hilliard, 39, and his wife, Diana Wagner-Hilliard, knew they would need help as they coped with Jeff's...