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Mar
28
Tue
Support Group: Grief Journeys for Adults (Ada)
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This is an ongoing grief support group for adults 18 years and older who have experienced the death of a loved one.

Date: Fourth Thursday of each month

Time: 11 a.m.-noon

Location: 201 9th St. W., Ste #2, Ada, Minn.

For more information, please contact the bereavement department at (800) 237-4629 or bereavement@hrrv.org.

This group is offered in partnership with the Norman County Parish Nurse program, Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Home and Mission Court Assisted Living. The group is co-facilitated by a Hospice of the Red River Valley bereavement specialist and a staff member from Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Home.

Support Group: Grief Journeys for Adults (Fargo – daytime session)
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This is an ongoing grief support group for adults 18 years and older who have experienced a loss through death.

  • Date: Fourth Tuesday of each month
  • Time: 1 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: Hospice of the Red River Valley, 1701 38th St. S., Suite 101, Fargo, N.D.

For more information, please contact the bereavement department at (800) 237-4629 or bereavement@hrrv.org.

Support Group: Pregnancy and Infant Loss (Fargo)
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Hospice of the Red River Valley, in partnership with Harlynn’s Heart, offers a free ongoing pregnancy and infant loss support group. This is an ongoing support group for anyone who has experienced the death of a baby through pregnancy loss, stillbirth or in the first year of life. The purpose of this group is to provide compassionate grief support, understanding and resources to bereaved parents while allowing them to share their grief in a safe place with others who are experiencing a similar journey.

  • Date: Fourth Tuesday of each month
  • Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
  • Location: Hospice of the Red River Valley, 1701 38th St. S., Suite 101, Fargo, N.D.

For more information, please contact the bereavement department at (800) 237-4629 or bereavement@hrrv.org.

Hospice of the Red River Valley is an independent, not-for-profit hospice serving all, or portions of, 29 counties in North Dakota and Minnesota. Hospice care is intensive comfort care that alleviates pain and suffering, enhancing the quality of life for patients with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones by addressing their medical, emotional, spiritual and grief needs. For more information, visit www.hrrv.org.

Harlynn’s Heart (a fund of Dakota Medical Foundation) exists to support bereaved families in their most vulnerable moments, and provide tangible, compassionate assistance after any stage of pregnancy or infant loss. Visit www.harlynnsheart.org for more information.

Apr
1
Sat
Youth Journeys (Fargo)
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Youth Journeys is a day-long program for youth, ages 6 to 18, who have lost a loved one. The day is broken down into sections, allowing youth a chance to explore how the death of their loved one has affected their lives, their feelings, self-care and how to embrace memories. Youth will have an opportunity to meet our pet therapy dogs. The day ends with a celebration of life service. Parents/guardians are also required to attend a portion of the day. Food and snacks are provided throughout the day.

The session is free, but registration is required by Monday, March 27. Pre-screening is also required for this class. Please call (800) 237-4629 and ask for the bereavement department. Please use the west door when attending the class. Check-in day of at 8:30 a.m.

Click to download and print a Youth Journeys brochure.

Apr
4
Tue
Support Group: Six-week Educational Grief Support Group (Ada)
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Hospice of the Red River Valley offers a six-week grief support group open to any adult in the community grieving the loss of a loved one through death. This group offers attendees a safe, supportive environment for sharing their grief and learning from others who have experienced a loss through death. There is no cost for attendance, but attendees must pre-register and be able to attend the first session to participate in the series.

Date & Time: Six support group sessions held: March 14, 21 and 28, and April 4, 11 and 18 from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: Mission Court Assisted Living, 201 9th St. W., Ste #2, Ada, Minn.

Registration:
There is no cost for attendance, but attendees must pre-register by March 7, 2017, and be able to attend the first session to participate in the series. To register or for questions, call (800) 237-4629 and ask for the bereavement department.

Journeying Through Grief (Valley City)
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The bereavement department of Hospice of the Red River Valley is pleased to offer a free grief workshop in Valley City, N.D., for those 18 years of age and older who are recently bereaved.

The session will cover:

  • Understanding Grief
  • Exploring Common Grief Reactions
  • Taking Care of Yourself While Grieving
  • Embracing Your Memories: Holidays, Special Days & Any Days

 

The class will help identify losses, define grief and discuss the importance of grieving. Participants will explore the variety of reactions that may accompany grief, including physical, emotional cognitive and behavioral. The session will also address key areas of self-care and wellness and explore resourceful ways to help ourselves work toward healing while remembering our loved ones.

The class is free and will be held from 6-8 p.m. at the Hospice of the Red River Valley office located at 1240 West Main Street in Valley City, N.D.

Please register by March 28, 2017, as registration is required, and space is limited. For more information or to register, call (800) 237-4629 and ask for the bereavement department.

Click to download and print a Valley City Journeying Through Grief flyer.

Support Group: Grief Journeys for Widows (Fargo – evening session)
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This is an ongoing grief support group for women who have experienced the death of a partner.

  • Date: First Tuesday of each month
  • Time: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Hospice of the Red River Valley, 1701 38th St. S., Suite 101, Fargo, N.D.

For more information, please contact the bereavement department at (800) 237-4629 or bereavement@hrrv.org.

Apr
5
Wed
How to Help a Grieving Friend (Perham)
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

When a friend loses a loved one through death, we struggle to know what to do. Working through grief involves accepting the loss, experiencing the pain of that loss, and creating a different bond or relationship with the person you have lost. This presentation offers attendees ways to help a friend who has experienced the loss of a loved one. A light dinner with be provided along with the session.

This class is free and open to the public, but re-registration is required by March 29. To register for classes, call (800) 237-4629 and ask for the bereavement department.

Click to download and print a How to Help a Grieving Friend flyer.

Apr
11
Tue
Support Group: Six-week Educational Grief Support Group (Ada)
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Hospice of the Red River Valley offers a six-week grief support group open to any adult in the community grieving the loss of a loved one through death. This group offers attendees a safe, supportive environment for sharing their grief and learning from others who have experienced a loss through death. There is no cost for attendance, but attendees must pre-register and be able to attend the first session to participate in the series.

Date & Time: Six support group sessions held: March 14, 21 and 28, and April 4, 11 and 18 from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: Mission Court Assisted Living, 201 9th St. W., Ste #2, Ada, Minn.

Registration:
There is no cost for attendance, but attendees must pre-register by March 7, 2017, and be able to attend the first session to participate in the series. To register or for questions, call (800) 237-4629 and ask for the bereavement department.

Support Group: Grief Journeys for Adults (Fargo – evening session)
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

This is an ongoing grief support group for adults 18 years and older who have experienced a loss through death.

  • Date: Second Tuesday of each month
  • Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
  • Location: Hospice of the Red River Valley, 1701 38th St. S., Suite 101, Fargo, N.D.

For more information, please contact the bereavement department at (800) 237-4629 or bereavement@hrrv.org.