How to tell when you are listening

How to tell when you are listening

If you are grieving the loss of a loved one or a dramatic life change due to injury or disease, chances are others around you are grieving too. Knowing how to listen makes you better able to support others. Listening is a vital skill for Threads of Life’s Volunteer...
Sharing stories for healing and change

Sharing stories for healing and change

This Friday, as most people are winding up their workweek and thinking about downtime, a dozen volunteers will be rolling up their sleeves and getting down to work. The newest group of Threads of Life speakers will spend three days preparing to promote health and...
One can make a difference!

One can make a difference!

Make your difference – Register today for Steps for Life Everyone wants to make a difference in the world. We want our presence here, and our efforts to somehow make things better. Well, Steps for Life is a place where that aspiration comes true. You can, and you do,...
How to talk to families after a tragedy

How to talk to families after a tragedy

“This relationship [with the employer] was very important to our family. We felt that they sincerely cared about us and would do whatever they could to help us through the difficult times.” No one wants a work-related tragedy to happen. A fatality, serious injury, or...