Talbot Hospice offers a variety of grief and caregiver support groups that are free of charge and open to the public. All sessions are held at Talbot Hospice, located at 586 Cynwood Drive in Easton. For more information, or to register, contact Becky DeMattia at 410-822-6681 or firstname.lastname@example.org, unless otherwise noted.
Shattering the Silence
February 18, 25, March 4, 11 • 6-8 p.m.
This four-week grief support group is specifically for families impacted by the death of a loved one from overdose or suicide. Meets every Monday for four weeks. Registration is required.
Child Loss Support Group
February 20, March 20 • 6:30 p.m.
This ongoing monthly support group is for anyone grieving the death of a child of any age. Sessions are held the third Wednesday of each month.
Monthly Grief Support Group
February 26, March 26 • 5-6:30 p.m.
This ongoing monthly support group is for anyone in the community who is grieving the death of a loved one, regardless of whether or not they were served by Talbot Hospice. Meets every fourth Tuesday of the month.
Healing Through Yoga
March 5, 12, 19, 26 • 9-10 a.m.
This new complementary therapy guides participants through mindfulness and poses that direct healing in positive ways. Participants will learn empowering techniques to cope with grief and honor their loss. Led by Leslie Ornoff. No previous yoga experience is necessary. Yoga mats will be provided, and walk-ins are welcome.
Pet Loss Support Group
March 7 • 6-7 p.m.
This ongoing monthly support group, hosted by Talbot Hospice and Talbot Humane, is for anyone grieving the death of a beloved pet. Meets every first Thursday of the month. For more information, contact Linda Elzey at email@example.com or call Talbot Humane at 410-822-0107.
Caregivers Support Group
March 7, 14, 21, 28 • 1-2:15 p.m.
This ongoing weekly support group is for caregivers who are taking care of a loved one with a life-limiting illness. Meets every Thursday at 1 p.m.
Advance Healthcare Planning
March 12 • 11 a.m.
Talbot Hospice staff and trained volunteers will help you understand your options for advance healthcare planning and complete your advance directive paperwork including the Five Wishes. Offered every second Tuesday of the month.
Healing After A Traumatic Loss
March 12 • 6:30-8 p.m.
This ongoing monthly support group is specifically for families impacted by a traumatic death including accident, secondary loss, overdose, or suicide. Meets the second Tuesday of every month.
March 20 – April 24 • 1 – 3 p.m. (Wednesdays)
March 21 – April 25 • 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (Thursdays)
This six-week grief support group is for anyone in the community grieving the death of a loved one. Two options: Wednesday, 1 p.m. or Thursday, 6:30 p.m.