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Support Group and Seminar Descriptions

Ongoing Support Groups

Living On
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending on the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related to the loss in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment.

Bereavement Series

Journey Through Grief
This program is a series of weekly sessions offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided with each session. Advanced registration is required.

Griefshare™
Griefshare is a faith-based grief program open to anyone in the community grieving a loss. It’s led by a Griefshare-certified facilitator. Advanced registration is required. www.griefshare.com.

Special Sessions

Memorial Service
Memorial services are regularly scheduled around the state to provide an opportunity to remember and celebrate the lives of our loved one. Participants are encourages to share their memories in a variety of ways – through readings, music, poetry, photos, mementos, etc.

Hope After Loss
A presentation in the perspective of hope in the midst of mourning.


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Crocheting Through Grief 6:30 pm
Crocheting Through Grief @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
A unique group where grief and loss topics are addressed in an informal but supportive manner. Topics are discussed depending on interests of those attending the group. The focus of this group is to practice[...]
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Living On 6:00 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan office
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Grief and Loss topics are discussed at this monthly meeting. The focus of the group is to express feelings related to the loss in a supportive and non-judgmental environment.
Living On — Bloomfield Hills 6:00 pm
Living On — Bloomfield Hills @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On — Gaylord 6:00 pm
Living On — Gaylord @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On Support Group 6:00 pm
Living On Support Group @ Hospice of Michigan office
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Men and Grief 6:30 pm
Men and Grief @ Mercy Health Hauenstein Neuroscience Center
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The focus of this men’s group is to express feelings and experiences related to loss in a supportive and caring environment. The discussion is led by a male volunteer. Weather cancellations posted to http://mercyhealth.com/Cancellations
Living On: Grief Support 7:00 pm
Living On: Grief Support @ First Congregational Church
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
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Memorial Service — Traverse City 11:00 am
Memorial Service — Traverse City @ Grand Traverse Pavilions
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
An opportunity to remember and celebrate the lives of our loved ones. Poems, music and fond remembrances are featured in this special program. Registration is required. About Our Grief Support Groups Hospice of Michigan’s grief[...]
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Hope After Loss 10:00 am
Hope After Loss @ Hospice of Michigan Alpena Office
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Ron Gries, author and volunteer, will offer insights and reflections on life after a loss.
Writing Through Loss 10:00 am
Writing Through Loss @ Michael's Place
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Kathryn Holl and Melissa Fournier as they guide the healing process through writing. Light refreshments offered. Call ahead to register.
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday 1:00 pm
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday @ Hospice of Michigan office
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On 1:30 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan
Oct 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Call Nancy to register.
Living On — Macomb County (1st Thursday) 1:30 pm
Living On — Macomb County (1st Thursday) @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Journey through Grief 7:00 pm
Journey through Grief @ St. Pius Church
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This program is a series of weekly sessions offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided with each session. Advance registration is requested.
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Living On — Ann Arbor 6:30 pm
Living On — Ann Arbor @ Hospice of Michigan
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
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Living On 1:00 pm
Living On @ Fremont Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Living On is a series of ongoing groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending on the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express[...]
Living On — Fremont 1:00 pm
Living On — Fremont @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On Support Group- Alpena 2:00 pm
Living On Support Group- Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group.  The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On — Wayne 2:00 pm
Living On — Wayne @ Oakwood Hospital
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On- Wayne 2:00 pm
Living On- Wayne @ Beaumont Hospital- Wayne
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Living On is an on-going group where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and[...]
Caregiver Support Group 7:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group @ First Congregational Church
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This group is for the support of those caring for a loved one.
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Living On — Cadillac 1:00 pm
Living On — Cadillac @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On 6:00 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Call Nancy to register.
Living On — Macomb County (2nd Wednesday) 6:00 pm
Living On — Macomb County (2nd Wednesday) @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
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Writing Through Loss 10:00 am
Writing Through Loss @ Michael's Place
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Kathryn Holl and Melissa Fournier as they guide the healing process through writing. Light refreshments offered. Call ahead to register.
Living On: Loss of Spouse 12:00 pm
Living On: Loss of Spouse @ Hospice of Michigan
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
 
Journey through Grief 7:00 pm
Journey through Grief @ St. Pius Church
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This program is a series of weekly sessions offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided with each session. Advance registration is requested.
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Memorial Glow Run 5K 6:00 pm
Memorial Glow Run 5K @ Elk Rapids AmVets
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Family and pet friendly 5K through beautiful Elk Rapids, MI at sunset!  Help us light up the night and raise money for Hospice! Link to register coming soon!!
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Living On — Dearborn 1:00 pm
Living On — Dearborn @ Eton Senior Community Center
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On: Grief Support 7:00 pm
Living On: Grief Support @ First Congregational Church
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
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Adult Loss of Parent 6:00 pm
Adult Loss of Parent @ Hospice of Michigan
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Supportive guidance as well as opportunity to learn. Light refreshments will be served. Please call ahead to register.
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Writing Through Loss 10:00 am
Writing Through Loss @ Michael's Place
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Kathryn Holl and Melissa Fournier as they guide the healing process through writing. Light refreshments offered. Call ahead to register.
Walking Through Grief 10:30 am
Walking Through Grief @ Hemlock Park
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Walking Through Grief is fall group where grief and loss topics are addressed in an informal but supportive manner. Grief topics will be discussed depending on the interests of those attending the group. The focus[...]
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday 1:00 pm
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday @ Hospice of Michigan office
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On–Roscommon 2:00 pm
Living On–Roscommon @ Hilltop Manor
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Living On–West Branch 6:00 pm
Living On–West Branch @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
Journey through Grief 7:00 pm
Journey through Grief @ St. Pius Church
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This program is a series of weekly sessions offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided with each session. Advance registration is requested.
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Living On–Saginaw 10:30 am
Living On–Saginaw @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related[...]
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Living On Support Group -Hillman 1:00 pm
Living On Support Group -Hillman @ Pleasant Valley Free Methodist Church
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
These are on-going groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and experiences related.
Caregiver Support Group 7:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group @ First Congregational Church
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This group is for the support of those caring for a loved one.
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Living On 5:30 pm
Living On @ Big Rapids Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Living On is a series of ongoing groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending on the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express[...]
Living On – Big Rapids 5:30 pm
Living On – Big Rapids @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Living On is an on-going group where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending upon the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express feelings and[...]
Living On Support Group 5:30 pm
Living On Support Group @ Big Rapids Hospice of Michigan Office
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Living On is a series of ongoing groups where grief and loss topics are addressed as they arise, depending on the interests of those attending the group. The focus of these groups is to express[...]
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Writing Through Loss 10:00 am
Writing Through Loss @ Michael's Place
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Kathryn Holl and Melissa Fournier as they guide the healing process through writing. Light refreshments offered. Call ahead to register.
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