Calendar

Jul
18
Tue
2017
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Jul 18 @ 5:30 pm

Gather for an hour or so of gentle walking and conversation with your peers along with the Bereavement staff and Mentors while we take in the beauty of Lake Galena.  We meet at the North Entrance of the park. For directions, please call.  Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

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
17
Mon
2018
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm

Gather for an hour or so of gentle walking and conversation with your peers along with the Bereavement staff and Mentors while we take in the beauty of Lake Galena.  We meet at the North Entrance of the park. For directions, please call.  Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

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
11
Thu
2018
A Women’s Tea
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am

NEW

Honoring Ourselves, Our Mothers and the Important Women in our Lives

Come enjoy a special breakfast at the Talking Tea Cup. We’ll share memories and stories which honor the important women in our lives without whom we would not be who we are.

Cost: $8.95 – $13.95 (plus tax and gratuity)

For additional information and to register, call 215-345-2079

Nov
8
Thu
2018
Who Am I Now? An Introduction To Loss & Grief @ Doylestown Hospital Hospice
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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.

For location and to RSVP, please email Karyn Arnold at karnold@dh.org call 215-345-2079 no later than 24 hours before the program.

Jan
4
Fri
2019
The New Year: Moving forward while honoring the past
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join Bereavement Coordinators, Celia M.R. Blum, MSW, and Dr. Barry Kaplan, Bereavement Volunteer, to explore the challenges and changes associated with loss as we enter the New Year. Meet others who are coping with a new loss, learn and share coping strategies and gain support as we move into 2019.

Please register no later than 24 hours before the program by calling 215-345-2079.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Morning Meals – Spring Breakfast
Apr 16 @ 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.

Jul
1
Mon
2019
Widow/Widower Support Group
Jul 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.

Jul
9
Tue
2019
Coffee & Conversation
Jul 9 @ 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.

Jul
15
Mon
2019
Dinner Diversions
Jul 15 @ 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.

Jul
19
Fri
2019
Young Surviving Partners Support Group
Jul 19 @ 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.