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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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Memorial Service — Traverse City 11:00 am
Memorial Service — Traverse City @ Grand Traverse Pavilions
Feb 1 @ 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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Living On — Grand Rapids Area 1:00 pm
Living On — Grand Rapids Area @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 2 @ 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 — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday 1:00 pm
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday @ Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 2 @ 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
Feb 2 @ 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
Feb 2 @ 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 6:00 pm
Journey Through Grief @ Ludington Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This program is a series of 4 consecutive Thursdays, offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided at each session.
Unidos en Duelo- Spanish Speaking Grief Support Group 6:00 pm
Unidos en Duelo- Spanish Speaking Grief Support Group @ Cook Library Center
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Este grupo de pena es para aquellos que han experimentado una muerte. El objetivo del grupo es expresar sentimientos en un ambiente de apoyo y cariño. Tenga en cuenta que este grupo es en español.[...]
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Grief and Loss 10:30 am
Grief and Loss @ Royal Oak Senior Center
Feb 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A safe and supportive environment to express and share feelings related to the loss of a loved one.
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Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena 2:00 pm
Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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.
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Coping With Grief on Valentine’s Day – Alpena 10:00 am
Coping With Grief on Valentine’s Day – Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Micigan Office
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 
Loss of a Spouse — Traverse City (1st Tuesday) 12:00 pm
Loss of a Spouse — Traverse City (1st Tuesday) @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
About Our Grief Support Groups Hospice of Michigan’s grief support groups provide a safe and supportive environment for participants to express their feelings and better understand the grief process. These services are offered at no[...]
Living On 6:00 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Men and Grief 6:30 pm
Men and Grief @ Mercy Health Hauenstein Neuroscience Center
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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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Living On 1:00 pm
Living On @ Masonic Pathways Home for the Aged
Feb 8 @ 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 — Cadillac 1:00 pm
Living On — Cadillac @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 8 @ 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[...]
Winter Warmth Seminar 2:00 pm
Winter Warmth Seminar @ Wellbridge of Brighton
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A presentation on the healing aspects of cherishing our memories. Like a warm quilt, our memories provide comfort and healing.  
Living On 6:00 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 8 @ 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
Feb 8 @ 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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Journey Through Grief 6:00 pm
Journey Through Grief @ Ludington Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This program is a series of 4 consecutive Thursdays, offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided at each session.
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Healing Hearts Luncheon 11:00 am
Healing Hearts Luncheon @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Healing Hearts luncheon is an event to honor the loved ones we love and who are no longer with us. It is an opportunity to come together to share as well as to learn and[...]
Living On — Big Rapids — Monday 1:00 pm
Living On — Big Rapids — Monday @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 13 @ 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[...]
Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena 2:00 pm
Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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.
Living On 6:30 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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 — Ann Arbor 6:30 pm
Living On — Ann Arbor @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This group is for the support of those caring for a loved one.
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Healing Hearts Program 10:30 am
Healing Hearts Program @ Milan Senior Center
Feb 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ron Gries, author, Through Death to Life, shares his thoughts about the loss of his wife. Refreshments will be provided
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Writing Through Loss 10:00 am
Writing Through Loss @ Michael's Place
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Facilitated by Kathryn Holl MA, LPC, CT and Melissa Fournier, MSW
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday 1:00 pm
Living On — Detroit 1st and 3rd Thursday @ Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 16 @ 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
Feb 16 @ 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[...]
Journey Through Grief 6:00 pm
Journey Through Grief @ Ludington Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This program is a series of 4 consecutive Thursdays, offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided at each session.
Living On–West Branch 6:00 pm
Living On–West Branch @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 16 @ 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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Grief and Loss 10:30 am
Grief and Loss @ Royal Oak Senior Center
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
A safe and supportive environment to express and share feelings related to the loss of a loved one.
Living On–Saginaw 10:30 am
Living On–Saginaw @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 17 @ 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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Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena 2:00 pm
Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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.
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Loss of a Spouse — Traverse City 12:00 pm
Loss of a Spouse — Traverse City @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
About Our Grief Support Groups Hospice of Michigan’s grief support groups provide a safe and supportive environment for participants to express their feelings and better understand the grief process. These services are offered at no[...]
Living On — Dearborn 1:00 pm
Living On — Dearborn @ Eton Senior Community Center
Feb 21 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 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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Living On 5:30 pm
Living On @ Big Rapids Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 22 @ 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 — Wednesday 5:30 pm
Living On — Big Rapids — Wednesday @ Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 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[...]
Living On Support Group 5:30 pm
Living On Support Group @ Big Rapids Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 22 @ 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
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Facilitated by Kathryn Holl MA, LPC, CT and Melissa Fournier, MSW
Journey Through Grief 6:00 pm
Journey Through Grief @ Ludington Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This program is a series of 4 consecutive Thursdays, offering insights and coping skills for an adult’s journey through grief. Practical handouts are provided at each session.
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Women in Grief 1:30 pm
Women in Grief @ Hospice of Michigan office
Feb 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Together we will explore the unique dynamics for women who are grieving. Registration is required.
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Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena 2:00 pm
Journey Through Grief Support Group- Alpena @ Alpena Hospice of Michigan Office
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 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.
Living On 6:30 pm
Living On @ Hospice of Michigan
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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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Living On Support Group -Hillman 1:00 pm
Living On Support Group -Hillman @ Pleasant Valley Free Methodist Church
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This group is for the support of those caring for a loved one.