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Hospice of Huntington announces April grief support events

Published 9:32am Monday, March 31, 2014

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Hospice of Huntington will conduct three grief support events during the month of April. Each event is free and open to the public; however, registration is required.

“The Grief Journey: A Six-Week Class” will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, April 2 through May 7 at the Hospice of Huntington downtown office.

This professionally facilitated session explores aspects of grief and ways of coping with life changes after a loved one dies.

Hospice of Huntington will host the “Caregivers’ Support Group” twice a month.

These professionally facilitated meetings will allow those caring for a loved one to find support from other caregivers. Meetings will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at 3 p.m. and Thursday, April 24

The “Mini Good Grief Family Retreat” will take place at the Hospice of Huntington downtown office at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 14 Grieving as a family can be difficult and present many challenges. This event will address the unique grieving process families experience both individually and as a whole. All ages are welcome. Dinner will be provided.

For additional information or to register for any of these events, please contact Jaimie Armentrout at 304-529-4217 or 1-800-788-5480.

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