Section: Barnabas Health Home Care and Hospice News

Barnabas Health Hospice to Host Holiday Bereavement Workshops

09/09/2013

New Jersey -- Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Center will host a series of free bereavement workshops titled, “Handling the Holidays” for individuals coping with the loss of a loved one this holiday season. Programs will be held as follows:

  • Handling the Jewish Holidays
    Wednesday, September 11
    10:30 – 11:30 a.m.; Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch
    1 – 2 p.m.; Barnabas Health, West Orange
  • Handling the Holidays
    Tuesday, November 12; 6:00 p.m.; Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark
    Thursday, November 14; 7 p.m.; Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch
    Monday, November 18; 7 p.m.; Barnabas Health, West Orange

Participants will learn about the nature of grief, identify coping strategies and develop concrete methods to manage the holiday season.

To register or for more information, please call 973-322-4817 or email pdevi@barnabashealth.org.

About Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Center
The health care team at Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Center has been privileged to serve more than 52,000 patients and their families during one of the most personal times of their lives. Specially trained experts in end-of-life care are honored to provide comprehensive and compassionate medical, emotional and spiritual care at a time when it is needed most. Our programs, which serve infants, children, adults and the elderly, honor the individual choices and values of each patient and family, while offering full access to the broad array of services provided by Barnabas Health. For more information, please visit www.barnabashealthhospice.org.

Date: September 9, 2013

Contact: Lisa Tortorello
Public Relations: ltortorello@barnabashealth.org

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