Lourdes Hospice Offers Support Group

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Lourdes Regional Cancer Center Binghamton NY

Lourdes Hospice Offers Support Group

March 8, 2011 Updated Mar 8, 2011 at 2:49 PM EDT

Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) - Lourdes Hospice is offering Support Groups to community members of the Southern Tier.

Lourdes will be providing Bereavement Support groups open to adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one within the past two years.

The loss does not have to have been through Lourdes Hospice care.

The support gourp is an eight-week program which offers an educational component as well as ongoing support to group members.

To attend the eight week bereavement support groups registration and a commitment to attend all eight weeks is required.

The eight-week support group meets on March 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26 and May 3.

There is a choice of Group A which meets from 2:30- 4:00 pm or Group B which meets from 5:00 - 6:30 pm.

The groups meet at the Lourdes Hospice Office, 4102 Old Vestal Road, Vestal.

For more information or to register contact Sarah E. Hopkins, MSW, Lourdes Hospice Bereavement Counselor at (607)584-9184.