Events

Grief: What to Expect – January 22 and 23

In the early days after the loss of a loved one, life can feel overwhelming and disorienting. This hour-long program is designed to help newly grieving persons gain a better understanding of common grief reactions, strategies for coping and resources to increase your confidence and knowledge during these challenging times. Choose the date and time continue reading…

Hope at the Holidays – December 7

Children (and their families) who have experienced the death of a loved one are invited to this evening of hope and remembrance. Thursday, December 7, 2017 6 – 7:30 p.m. The Lusk Center | 2501 Summit Ave Greensboro, NC 27405 The evening will include: 1. Families will work together to create a luminary in memory continue reading…

Feelings Field Day – November 10

Calling all kindergarten – 5th graders: Join us at Kids Path to explore healthy ways to cope with changes in our lives and to express our feelings about those changes. This workshop is intended for children coping with the serious illness of a loved one. Friday, November 10 9 – 11 a.m. Kids Path | continue reading…

Connecting Rainbows – September and October

A support program for K-5th graders and their caregivers coping with the serious illness or death of a loved one. Tuesdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17 and 24 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Kids Path | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 $15 Materials Fee To register, please call 336.544.5437 or email kmcgregor@hospicegso.org.

HPCG Offers an Overdose Loss Support Group

Thursday, June 22, 2017 (GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA)–Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro (HPCG) has started a free support group to help people who are grieving the overdose death of a loved one. As opioid abuse continues to escalate, an increasing number of local families are left reeling from the sudden death of a child, sibling continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Dementia Talk – June 15

Dementia Talk: Why do they do that . . . and what can I do about it? This workshop looks at the four most difficult dementia behaviors: bath wars, social problems, aggression and agitation. Learn practical approaches and strategies for addressing these problem behaviors. Presenters: Jodi Kolada, Director of Caregiver Education, Well-Spring Solutions Marcia Vanard, LCSW, continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Beyond the Casserole – May 18

This event has concluded. Please join one of our other upcoming Lunch & Learn events.  Beyond the Casserole: How to Truly Support a Grieving Friend or Family Member What gives real comfort to your family member, friend or colleague who is grieving? What words and actions help, and what should you avoid? Hear what deeply continue reading…

Overdose Loss Support Group – Ongoing

For persons grieving the overdose death of a loved one This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face the unique challenges of the continue reading…

Volunteer Information Session – December 7

Are you interested in volunteering with Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro? Please join us for Understanding Hospice: Information and Interview Sessions for Prospective Volunteers. Thursday, December 7 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will be held in the Lusk Center | 2501 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 Registration is required. Please contact Volunteer Services by email at volunteerservices@hospicegso.org or call Cathy continue reading…

Suicide Loss Support Group – 2018

Suicide Loss Support Group For Persons Who are Grieving the Suicide Death of a Loved One This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face continue reading…