The Mid-South Coalition for Comfort Care and Bioethics (MCCCB) is a broad-based community network of healthcare consumers, families, educators and professionals. The mission of the MCCCB is to educate community members and providers concerned with issues from chronic illness or serious illness through end of life. 

We send out a monthly update and periodic announcements of events of interest via listserver. To join our e-mail list and be kept up to date with our meeting times and places, e-mail: and ask to be added to the Comfort Care e-list.

Please check the "Community Meetings" and "Library Programs" links for more information on these events. There is a wealth of information on the "Resources" page. Our Speakers Bureau is being updated but please email if you would like a speaker to come to an event.

November 17, 2018 Library Program - Long-term Care 101: Tips on Choosing, Living, and Taking Care of Someone in a Nursing Home

Marlene Siegel and Cindy Wolff will share valuable information about selecting a long-term care facility for yourself or someone you love. You will receive practical, knowledgeable advice on how to make this decision. You will also learn ways to help a loved one in long-term care, while taking care of yourself as well. FLYER

Marlene Siegel, a TN licensed advanced-practice social worker and nursing home administrator, has more than 25 years of experience working in long-term care.

Cindy Wolff, a former reporter for The Commercial Appeal, and her sister took care of their mother Kicky, who spent nine years in a nursing home suffering from early-onset Alzheimer's.