County Hospital Home Health & Hospice will offer
its Managing Grief During the Holidays program on
Saturday, November 3, from 12:30 until 2:30 p.m. in the
Ohio Room of the hospital.
program, which is free of charge and open to the public,
is designed to help individuals as well as families deal
with the issue of grief during special occasions and
holidays, such as Thanksgiving and Christmas. Tim
Heller, MSW, LCSW, DCH Hospice Bereavement Coordinator,
will lead the program. Emmy Myers will serve as the
“The holidays can be an extremely
difficult time for those coping with the loss of a loved
one,” explained Mr. Heller. “This program is designed
to help individuals combat loneliness and to reassure
them that it is acceptable and appropriate to
participate in and enjoy holiday events.
Reservations are requested by
Friday, November 2, although walk-ins are welcome. For
more information or to register for Managing Grief
During the Holidays, please call Mr. Heller at (812)
537-8192 or (800) 676-5428.