Elizabeth Hospice will offer two 10-week grief support groups. The group is
open to anyone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. The sessions will be
facilitated by Nancy Eberhard, M.Div., hospice bereavement coordinator.
evening group meets weekly on Mondays from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the St. Elizabeth
Hospice office, located in the lower level of the Bill Long Building, 1415
Salem St. in Lafayette. The group starts on Monday, Sept. 10.
morning session will be held weekly on Fridays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in a
private conference room at MCL Cafeteria, 521 Sagamore Parkway West in West
Lafayette. The group starts on Friday, Sept. 14.
aspects of participating in a grief support group include:
• Giving information about the grieving process so people understand the changes
that are happening;
• Providing a safe place to share the grieving experience; and
• Sharing ideas on how to handle daily concerns and changes that come with grief.
include a workbook and Understanding Your Grief, Ten Essential Touchstones
for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart, by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. Cost for
the book is $10. Participants may return the book at the end of the final
session for a full refund.
is required and can be made by calling Nancy Eberhard at (765) 423-6732.