Pittsfield: HospiceCare announces support groups, workshops and remembrance ceremony


HospiceCare in The Berkshires will host support groups and a workshop for those who are experiencing the loss of a loved one.

n The Spouse/Partner Loss Group is held at 10 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. This group is geared toward those who have experienced the loss of a spouse or partner. No registration is required.

n Live, Laugh, and Love: Life After Loss will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. every Thursday for six weeks beginning May 29. This group is for individuals who have experienced the death of any loved one. Registration is required by calling (413) 443-2994.

n Newly Bereaved: What to Expect is a one-time workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 23, for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one within the last three months. Registration is required by calling (413) 443-2994.

All above sessions will be held at the HospiceCare in The Berkshires, 877 South St.

n A Remembrance Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at the Controy Pavilion on Onota Lake. This event will include a short interfaith ceremony of remembrance followed by a butterfly release.

For more information, visit www.hcib.org or call (413) 443-2994.


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