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As a young teenager, Chelsea Swenson lost her mother to the battle of cancer.

Before she passed away, Swenson's mother was on hospice support, which got Swenson involved during the healing process.


In the fall of 2007, after her mother had died, Swenson, now 16 and a junior at Detroit Lakes High School, had been meeting with Hospice of the Red River Valley Bereavement Specialist Cindy Hendrickson and agreed to go through the Youth Journeys program.

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