Calendar

Oct
16
Wed
2019
Can You Let it Go? Releasing anger and guilt after a loved one dies
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join Bereavement Coordinators Celia M.R. Blum & Karyn Arnold for a thought-provoking discussion focused on residual emotions and loss. Do guilt and anger serve a purpose? Do they have any positive benefits? Can we learn to forgive ourselves and move forward? Join us in tackling this challenging topic.

For Location & Registration please call no later than 24 hours before the program: 215-345-2079.

Oct
18
Fri
2019
Young Surviving Partners Support Group
Oct 18 @ 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, with exception of April & May- please note date change.

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

Oct
22
Tue
2019
Dinner Diversions
Oct 22 @ 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.

*Our September 18, 2019 dinner will be a picnic at Peace Valley Park. If inclement weather, dinner will be moved to a local restaurant. More details to follow.

Oct
31
Thu
2019
Morning Meals – Fall Breakfast
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am

Get a jump on the day and join the bereavement staff for breakfast and the opportunity for conversation and connection with others. Participants are responsible for the cost of their meal. Locations vary.

To register and for locations, call 215-345-2079.

Nov
5
Tue
2019
Widow/Widower Support Group
Nov 5 @ 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.

Nov
6
Wed
2019
Who Am I Now? An Introduction To Loss & Grief for the Newly Bereaved @ Doylestown Hospital Hospice
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Staff of Doylestown Hospital’s Hospice for an opportunity to gain insights into grief and loss, better understand the grief process and become familiar with resources and supports in our community.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
1:00 – 3:00 PM

Thursday, March 21, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

For location and to RSVP, please call 215-345-2079 no later than 24 hours before the program.

Nov
13
Wed
2019
Coping with the Holiday Season: Facing Inevitable Challenges & Changes
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Doylestown Hospital Hospice Staff as we explore the many challenges and changes associated with loss as we enter the holiday season and move into the New Year. In addition to meeting others who are coping with a new loss, this program will offer participants education, coping strategies and support.

Nov
15
Fri
2019
Young Surviving Partners Support Group
Nov 15 @ 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, with exception of April & May- please note date change.

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

Nov
20
Wed
2019
Dinner Diversions
Nov 20 @ 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.

*Our September 18, 2019 dinner will be a picnic at Peace Valley Park. If inclement weather, dinner will be moved to a local restaurant. More details to follow.

Nov
25
Mon
2019
Coffee & Conversation
Nov 25 @ 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.