Calendar

Feb
27
Thu
2020
The Second Year And Beyond…Now What?!
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Support group for younger surviving partners entering their 2nd to 3rd year of loss.

You’ve survived the 1st year of loss as a younger surviving partner and now there are many new and different questions as you move forward.  Join us in a supportive environment to talk about these challenges.  Come share experiences and insights with others who, “get it.”

*Pre-registration is required.

For location and registration, contact Celia M.R. Blum, MSW, Hospice Bereavement Coordinator – 215-345-2079 or cblum@dh.org

Mar
3
Tue
2020
Widow/Widower Support Group
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This ongoing group is geared towards “mature” widows and widowers coping with a new loss. Join the bereavement staff as we explore the challenges associated with life after loss.

MEETING THE 1ST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH FROM 2:00 – 3:30 PM.

Call for location and to register: 215-345-2079.

Mar
10
Tue
2020
The Second Year And Beyond…There’s More?! @ Doylestown United Methodist Church
Mar 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

A support group for mature widows and widowers in the 2nd-3rd year of new grief.

While the first year of loss can feel completely overwhelming and exhausting, the second year opens the door for many new and different challenges along with more questions about the unfolding new normal. Join the bereavement coordinators of Doylestown Hospice as we focus on the 2nd year and beyond. Gather with other bereaved in a safe and supportive environment to explore, share, and grow together.

*Pre-registration is required.

For additional information and registration, please contact Celia M.R. Blum, MSW, Hospice Bereavement Coordinator – 215-345-2079 or cblum@dh.org

Mar
11
Wed
2020
Dinner Diversions
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Coordinators and others who understand the challenges of living with loss and share a meal. Restaurants chosen for Dinner Diversions will have something to fit everyone’s budget. Dinner Diversions will meet at different locations.

Please call 215-345-2079 to register and to learn restaurant locations. Don’t forget to call AT LEAST two hours before the program starts!

Participants are responsible for the cost of their own meal. No alcohol permitted.

Mar
20
Fri
2020
Young Surviving Partners
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bereavement support group for individuals in their 30’s – 50’s who have lost a spouse or life partner.

Explore issues unique to younger widows and widowers; these may include raising children alone, maintaining a home and career, tackling new roles and responsibilities along with facing the future as a young surviving partner with many years ahead.

MEETING ON THE THIRD FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH FROM 7:00 -9:00PM.

Call for location and to register:  215-345-2079.

Mar
26
Thu
2020
Coffee & Conversation
Mar 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Coordinators for supportive conversation in a relaxed atmosphere over your beverage of choice. Participants will be responsible for the cost of their beverage(s).

Call ahead for site locations and to register: 215-345-2079.

Apr
2
Thu
2020
Dinner Diversions
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Coordinators and others who understand the challenges of living with loss and share a meal. Restaurants chosen for Dinner Diversions will have something to fit everyone’s budget. Dinner Diversions will meet at different locations.

Please call 215-345-2079 to register and to learn restaurant locations. Don’t forget to call AT LEAST two hours before the program starts!

Participants are responsible for the cost of their own meal. No alcohol permitted.

Apr
7
Tue
2020
Widow/Widower Support Group
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This ongoing group is geared towards “mature” widows and widowers coping with a new loss. Join the bereavement staff as we explore the challenges associated with life after loss.

MEETING THE 1ST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH FROM 2:00 – 3:30 PM.

Call for location and to register: 215-345-2079.

Apr
14
Tue
2020
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Apr 14 all-day

Gather for an hour or so of gentle walking and talking with your peers along with the Bereavement staff. We meet at the North Entrance of the park (off of Rt. 313, New Galena Road). The park entrance is across from the Peace Valley Lavender Farm. Meet us at Pavilion #5 (the first Pavilion after you enter the park). For additional information and to RSVP, please call 215-345-2079. Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 @ 5:30 PM

Thursday, May 28, 2020 @ 5:30 PM

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 @ 9:30 AM

Note: Facilitators are not CPR certified.

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED – please call 215-345-2079.

Note: Facilitators are not CPR certified and all walks are WEATHER PERMITTING.

The Second Year And Beyond…There’s More?! @ Doylestown United Methodist Church
Apr 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

A support group for mature widows and widowers in the 2nd-3rd year of new grief.

While the first year of loss can feel completely overwhelming and exhausting, the second year opens the door for many new and different challenges along with more questions about the unfolding new normal. Join the bereavement coordinators of Doylestown Hospice as we focus on the 2nd year and beyond. Gather with other bereaved in a safe and supportive environment to explore, share, and grow together.

*Pre-registration is required.

For additional information and registration, please contact Celia M.R. Blum, MSW, Hospice Bereavement Coordinator – 215-345-2079 or cblum@dh.org