Changes at Coming Home Connection

Executive Director Frances Salles writes: In June of this year, I will be leaving my job as Executive Director of Coming Home Connection in order to move back to Europe, temporarily at least. I want to be with my 81-year-old mum and 86-year-old dad, who has dementia and is now in a care home. In […]

Organizations adapt programs, take extra caution to serve homebound

Please check out this article from the Santa Fe New Mexican, which talks about Coming Home Connection’s involvement in the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/coronavirus/organizations-adapt-programs-take-extra-caution-to-serve-homebound/article_3e5f0af2-72c0-11ea-8f86-23082b76fdfb.html

Dia de los Muertos 2019

Coming Home Connection holds an annual friendraiser/fundraiser on Dia de los Muertos, on or about November 1st.  The Dia de los Muertos Community Festival celebrates the kindness of our caregivers, and gives everyone in our extended community an opportunity to memorialize those who have passed.  Central to the celebration is the creation of cheerfully decorated […]

Nonprofit Launches Casa Cielo, Which Gives Space to Aid People With Dying

All too often, say founders of Casa Cielo, the final days of life for an elderly person or patient succumbing to a terminal illness can be far more unpleasant than they could be. Some people “get traumatized right at the end … and then that’s the memory of the death,” said Frances Salles, executive director […]