Calendar

Sep
23
Mon
2019
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Sep 23 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, on New Galena Road).  The entrance is across from the Peace Valley Lavender Farm.  For directions, please call.  Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

July 31, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

August 27, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

September 23, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

October 10, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

Note: Facilitators are not CPR certified.

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

Program may be cancelled for inclement weather or excessive heat.

Sep
26
Thu
2019
Who Am I Now? An Introduction To Loss & Grief for the Newly Bereaved @ Doylestown Hospital Hospice
Sep 26 @ 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.

Oct
1
Tue
2019
Widow/Widower Support Group
Oct 1 @ 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.

Oct
10
Thu
2019
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Oct 10 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, on New Galena Road).  The entrance is across from the Peace Valley Lavender Farm.  For directions, please call.  Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

July 31, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

August 27, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

September 23, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

October 10, 2019 @ 9:30 AM

Note: Facilitators are not CPR certified.

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

Program may be cancelled for inclement weather or excessive heat.

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.