Pat Angel

Pat Angel: Balancing life as a Parkinson's caregiver

“You cannot expect to be a hero … you have to recognize you are human.” — Patricia “Pat” Angel Patricia Angel has had many roles—teacher, wife, mother to a daughter and son-in-law, grandmother to a grandchild, and caregiver. Out of all of…


Sandy’s story: One of courage, determination and hope

Sandy Rock, 1949-2020 Sandy Rock left this earth as she lived it, with gratitude and with a legacy of comforting others and giving hope for a brighter day. Like many people who live with complex health conditions, Sandy faced each day with a…


Chronic Care Collaborative: Uniting to find common goals

By Sara Froelich of the Chronic Care Collaborative and Marilyn Spinner of Adira Foundation Each March, the Chronic Care Collaborative of Colorado recognizes Chronic Disease Awareness Day, where people living with chronic conditions are united…