CAPT. Gretchen Lizza reads to her son, Tony, and daughter, Ali. Tony's struggle with leukemia led Lizza to help establish Nightingale House, a facility providing affordable living quarters and a comforting atmosphere to seriously ill patients and their family members. As a military-base version of the Ronald McDonald houses, Nightingale House permits family members to remain in the area while their loved ones receive long-term medical treatment