FACES OF RIVERBEND

Volunteer Spotlight: Laura Cox

Tuesdays are always a bright spot in the week for Laura Cox, if not the highlight. As caregiver for her former husband who is living with multiple myeloma, her time is spent ensuring his comfort and managing a busy household. So, on Tuesdays when she is at RiverBend Wellness House volunteering her time to care for others, it’s a welcome respite. “People often say to me, when they hear I’m my ex-husband’s caregiver—and that he lives with me—that I must be a saint,” Laura says with a laugh. Rather, she likes to think of herself as simply doing what she can to help the father of her youngest (now adult) daughter. “He needed help and my daughter and I agreed we could do it.” It’s been six years,

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square

© 2020, RiverBend Cancer Services