For anyone grieving the death of a loved one, Talbot Hospice can help. 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, 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.
Healing Through Yoga
May 7, 14, 21, 28 • 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, RYT. No previous yoga experience necessary. Yoga mats will be provided and walk-ins are welcome.
Pet Loss Support Group
May 2 • 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
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 • 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
May 14 • 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
May 14 • 6:30-8 p.m.
This ongoing monthly support group is specifically for anyone impacted by a traumatic death including accident, overdose, suicide, or homicide. Meets the second Tuesday of every month.
Child Loss Support Group
May 15 • 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.
Talbot Kids Grief Camp
May 18-19 • 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Talbot Agricultural Center, Easton
This camp was organized to support children on the Mid Shore ages six to 12 who have experienced the death of someone close to them regardless of whether or not their loved one was served by Talbot Hospice. Free of charge.
Monthly Grief Support Group
May 28 • 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.