Support Promotes Healing
Grief is a natural response to loss. Mourning is the outward expression of grief - shock, sadness, anger, hurt, loneliness and fear. The way to heal and reconnect is through the grief process.
The Caring Hearts Bereavement Program at Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County offers individual and group grief support for adults, children and teens after a death from illness, accident or suicide.
- Support Groups offered throughout the year
- Support and Crisis Intervention for community organizations including schools, churches and businesses
- Bereavement Retreat
- Holiday Program
- Volunteer and professional training
Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County offers Bereavement Services for the families of our patients and for people in the community at large. Any agency or individual who wants individual or group grief support please contact Janice Ronco, Bereavement Services Coordinator @ 667-2531.
Examples of some of our Bereavement services:
- Those Who Have Lost a Loved One to Drug Overdose
- Those Who Have Lost a Loved One to Suicide
- Widows, Widowers and Partners
- Those Who Have Lost a Loved One
- For Parents and Grandparents Who Have Lost a Child
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This course is designed to support professionals such as nurses, social workers, therapists, clergy members, who want to enhance their ability to serve those who are grieving the loss of a loved one.
This course prepares participants to facilitate support groups and provide one-on-one support to grieving individuals.
A free course offered to organizations or groups that serve individuals or family members who are dealing with life-limiting illness.