Hospice of Michigan to Host Series of Grief Support Retreats

Traverse City, Michigan, December 29, 2014 – Hospice of Michigan will host Blessed Are Those Who Mourn, a series of four grief support retreats for people who are dealing with loss.

The retreats will be held on Jan. 24, Feb. 21, March 14 and April 25, from 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 6105 Center Road. Participants may attend one or all four retreats, each allowing those in attendance to express feelings in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental environment. Light refreshments will be served.

The program is free and open to the community, although advance registration is required by January 14. For more information or to register, please contact Kathryn Holl at 231.929.1557.

About Hospice of Michigan
A nationally recognized leader in end-of-life care, Hospice of Michigan is the original – and largest – hospice in the state. The non-profit cares for more than 1,700 patients each day, raising more than $4 million each year to cover the cost of care for the uninsured and underinsured. HOM offers a broad range of services to enhance the quality of life at the end of life, including At Home Support™, our advanced illness management program, community-based palliative care and pediatric care programs. HOM provides grief support and counseling, caregiver education and support, and education programs for physicians and healthcare professionals through its research, training and education arm, the Hospice of Michigan Institute. For more information, call 888.247.5701 or visit www.hom.org.