Events

Beyond the Casserole Lunch & Learn – May 18

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 grieving persons wish others understood. Thursday, May 18 Noon – 1 p.m. Check-in starts at 11:30 continue reading…

CHAMP Camp – May 6

Kids Path invites you to attend CHAMP Camp 2017 CHAMP Camp is a one-day camp sponsored by Kids Path for first through fifth graders coping with the illness or death of a loved one. Camp allows children a chance to share memories, have fun and build coping skills. After attending camp, children feel less alone and return continue reading…

Remembering Our Mothers – May 2

The Counseling and Education Center Invites You to Attend Remembering Our Mothers We will come together in this workshop to: Share memories of our mothers. Honor them for the gifts they gave us. Embrace their continued presence in our lives. Enhance our continuing bonds, using expressive arts. Tuesday, May 2 6 – 8 p.m. Hospice and continue reading…

Grief: What to Expect – April 3 and 4

The Counseling and Education Center Invites You to Attend Grief: What to Expect and What Can Help 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 continue reading…

Teen Night – April 20

A gathering for grieving teens (6th – 12th graders) coping with the illness or death of a loved one. Thursday, April 20, 6-7:30 p.m. Registration is required. Please call 336.544.5437 to register.

Make-a-Memory Bear Workshop – April 4

This workshop is a fun and healing activity for families with children who are grieving the death of a loved one. Families will create a keepsake bear in memory of their loved one (one bear per child) out of clothing or fabric that reminds them of the special person who died. Tuesday, April 4, 6-7:30 p.m. Workshop 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…

The Human Race – April 1, 2017

The Human Race is a nationwide, community charity walk and run that allows participants to raise money for the nonprofit of their choice. Each year, a team is organized to support Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro (HPCG). The annual Human Race will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017! This 5K run/walk event, sponsored by the continue reading…

Pathfinders – February and March, 2017

A support program for teens (6th – 12th graders) who are coping with the serious illness or death of a loved one. $15 Materials Fee Thursdays,  6 – 7:30 p.m. February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 Registration is required. Please call 336.544.5437 or email kmcgregor@hospicegso.org to register or learn more.

Volunteer Information Session – March 2

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, March 2 Please choose the time that works best for you:  1-3 p.m.  5:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will be held in the Kids Path building | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC continue reading…

Volunteer Orientation: Part 1 – March 18

Volunteer Orientation: Part I for New Volunteers Prospective volunteers must first attend a Volunteer Information Session. Saturday, March 18 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Lusk Center (across the street from HPCG’s main building) 2501 Summit Avenue | Greensboro, NC 27405 Contact the Volunteer Services department at 336.621.2500 for more information or to register.

Volunteer Orientation: Part 2 – March 30

Volunteer Orientation: Part 2 for New Volunteers This is specialized training for volunteers interested in working directly with patients. Volunteers must first attend a Volunteer Information Session and Volunteer Orientation: Part 1. Thursday, March 30 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Kids Path Building 2504 Summit Avenue | Greensboro, NC 27405 Registration is required. Please contact volunteer services at volunteerservices@hospicegso.org or continue reading…

Suicide Loss Support Group – 2017

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…