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Enter the Center

Please call us at 315 464-4687 (4-4687 from a hospital phone) for:

  • Spiritual support in times of crisis and change of health condition
  • Help in exploring your faith and life’s meaning
  • Prayer, sacraments and religious rituals such as the Anointing of the Sick
  • Religious literature and faith items such as rosaries and Shabbat candlesticks
  • Consultation about religious dietary needs, such as kosher food
  • A listening ear in times of spiritual distress
  • Family support
  • Ministry of presence at the end of life and at death
  • Music ministry (our Upstate choir and harpist make bedside visits upon request)
  • Help connecting with a congregation or faith tradition

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Compassionate Rounds for Healthcare Providers

Rev. Virginia Lawson, PhD,
talks about a new program coming to Upstate called the Schwartz Compassionate Rounds External link, designed to promote the importance of healthcarte professionals listening to one another to enhance patient care.

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