Lunch & Learn at the Lusk Center
A free workshop series to help you navigate
complex care and health issues
Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Lunch & Learn series is free and open to the public. Receive practical resources and hear from topic experts while enjoying a free lunch.
All workshops take place from noon – 1 p.m. at The Lusk Center, 2501 Summit Ave, Greensboro. Learn more about each workshop below and register today!
Palliative Care vs. Hospice Care: What’s the Difference?
Thursday, March 15
Discover the difference between hospice and palliative care, how these services can help and who pays for them.
Advance Care Planning: How to Plan for End-of-Life Decisions
Thursday, April 12
Talking about dying isn’t easy, but it’s important. Learn about advance directives, why and when they’re used and how to talk about end-of-life decisions with family.
What Really Matters: Changing Priorities Near End of Life
Thursday, May 10
Join us for a thoughtful, interactive discussion about the end-of-life journey and how to capture meaningful moments along the way.
The Caregiver Experience: Navigating Rough Waters
Thursday, June 14
Caring for a loved one can be demanding. Join us as we explore ways caregivers can maintain—or regain—balance and hope.
Dementia Talk: Why Do They Do That … and What can I Do about It?
Thursday, September 13 RESCHEDULED DUE TO HURRICANE FLORENCE
New Dates: October 4 and November 8
Learn practical strategies for addressing the four most difficult dementia behaviors: bath wars, social problems, aggression and agitation.
Beyond the Casserole: How to Truly Support Grieving Loved Ones
Thursday, October 11
What gives real comfort to those who are grieving? Hear what deeply grieving persons wish others understood, and learn how to be of support to friends and family in grief.