Compassionate Caregivers Conference
BRCCC Business Show
17th Annual Palliative Care Conference
13th Annual Friends of Coal Auto Fair
There is a great need for more Hospice Volunteers to perform a variety of activities, including sitting with patients, performing office duties, helping with fundraising events, and opportunities such as Life Stories, Hospitality, Chaplain Services &Veteran Programs.
If you are looking for something meaningful and to share experiences that will last you alifetime, give us a try!
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, take one of our six hour training courses:
• Spring Volunteer Training: Thursday and Friday, March 30th and 31st from 10-1 both days - Bowers Hospice House
Bereavement Support Groups for adults ages 18 and older are held in various locations throughout the year. These groups are free and are open not only to families who have had loved ones receive care from Hospice of Southern WV, but are also available to anyone in the community who has lost a loved one through death. Sometimes dates and/or locations of these groups are subject to change, and changes may be made in the case of inclement weather. Please call our bereavement department at 304-255-6404 in advance to confirm the date, time and location of the group you are interested in attending.
CONTINUOUS GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
A safe, supportive space to mourn and share
-Learn skills for coping with loss
-Gain support from others experiencing loss
-Free and open to anyone age 18 or older
-Attend as many or as few sessions as you like
Second and fourth Monday of every month
6:00-7:30 pm at the Bowers Hospice House
SIX WEEK BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP SCHEDULE
Tuesdays, February 21 – March 28, 2017, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Bowers Hospice House
Thursdays, March 9 – April 13, 2017; 9:30-11:30 am, Raleigh County Commission on Aging
Tuesdays, April 11 – May 16, 2017, 5:00-7:00 pm, Bowers Hospice House
Tuesdays, July 11 – August 15, 2017, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Bowers Hospice House
Tuesdays, August 29 – October 3, 2017, 5:00-7:00 pm, Bowers Hospice House
COPING WITH THE HOLIDAYS
The first three weeks in November, 2017. Locations and times to be determined.