Coping with illness is a challenge. Coping with end-of-life is a challenge. How do we allocate resources? What are the rights and responsibilities of those needing care? Those giving care? Can the burdens of caregiving be blessings in disguise? Sometimes, with insight, information and compassion, the benefits can outweigh the costs.
The Jefferson Awards are a national recognition system honoring community and public service. Peggy was awarded a Jefferson Medal in May, 2007. You can view or hear Peggy's interview.