Blog 2018-03-18T20:33:13-05:00

Caring for Caregivers During Crisis

Caring for Caregivers During Crisis by Kristen Ernst, LPC, Director of Grief Services Self-care has become a buzzword among the helping profession for quite some time.  People are almost shamed into doing it.  Many times, we are told, “It should be a part of your everyday routine, and without it, you cannot care for others [...]

March 30th, 2020|Blog|

How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus Pandemic

How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus Pandemic by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. As the coronavirus spreads across North America and our daily lives are transformed, we all must be aware of the need for good mental-health care. Obviously, it’s a stressful time. Families are confined to their homes. School is canceled. Many businesses [...]

March 25th, 2020|Blog|

Join Us for Virtual Grief Group

Kristen Ernst is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. With all the recent news and chaos, it seems appropriate to address how this social distancing can affect your grief.  When you are grieving a lost loved one, isolation and depression are a direct correlation of sorrow.  As a grief counselor, I usually implore those [...]

March 17th, 2020|Blog|

Message for Our Families and Visitors

Dear Families of St. Charles and surrounding communities, The Baue family has served this community for 85 years and we stand ready to help you now. Even prior to the coronavirus pandemic, the safety and well-being of you, your family and your friends has always been of utmost importance to us. We will remain open and [...]

March 16th, 2020|Blog|

Community Message

Baue Funeral Homes, Crematory, and Cemetery is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace for our valued staff and helping the community we serve to do the same. We have been closely monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak according to the guidelines and recommendations of the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). We [...]

March 13th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|

5 Reasons Families Choose to Plan Ahead

5 Reasons Families Choose to Plan Ahead   Why do families choose to plan ahead? Just about everyone comes to me with a slightly different reason but the benefits of pre-planning boil down to these 5 things:   Protecting Your Family During Their Grief Financial and emotional decisions that would burden your family later are [...]

March 9th, 2020|Advanced Funeral Planning, Blog|

National Eating Disorder Week

National Eating Disorder Week   Monday was the start of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and it runs through March 1st. 30 million people will suffer from an eating disorder in their lifetime, and less than 30% of those people will seek treatment. Many times, treatment is a financial luxury that many cannot afford. Time [...]

February 28th, 2020|Blog|

Teddy gets interviewed by KSDK!

Tune in to watch Teddy! We're thrilled to have Teddy interviewed by KSDK! It is our hope that this interview help inform our community about the new and innovated ways Baue is serving others. A special thank you to all of the KSDK staff who were involved in the interview process. Click here [...]

February 13th, 2020|Blog, Grief Support, Teddy|

The Death of a Celebrity

The Death of a Celebrity   The Kobe Bryant Tragedy The Kobe Bryant tragedy has been a topic of discussion in social media, television, and at the grocery store checkouts or dinner tables around the world for a little over a week. Whether you are a Lakers fan, love the game of basketball, or care [...]

February 4th, 2020|Blog|

John Baue Devaney on KMOX about Teddy

We were so excited to have Teddy be a feature on KMOX Radio. John Baue Devaney talks about Teddy, how he was trained and the difference he makes for families and the community. Listen Now>> Teddy-Comforts-Young-Man-at-Front   Learn more about Teddy or request Teddy for an organization or service.  

February 3rd, 2020|Blog, Teddy|