Calendar

September 2019 – March 2020

Sep
24
Tue
Connections, A Child and Family Bereavement Program @ Good Shepherd Hospice Administrative Offices
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Connections, A Child and Family Bereavement Program @ Good Shepherd Hospice Administrative Offices | Brentwood | New York | United States

The Good Shepherd Hospice has an upcoming Child and Family Bereavement Program, CONNECTIONS.

This is an 8 week program developed for grieving children (ages 4-17) and their caretakers who have experienced a death of a loved one. Children engage in therapeutic activities that encourage emotional healing, increase understanding, development of healthy coping skills and preservation of memories. Adult caregivers attend their own concurrent support group, where they will learn about the nature of their children’s grief and how to best support them.

 

Dates: 
Tuesday Evenings 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
September 24, 2019 – November 12, 2019

Good Shepherd Hospice Administrative Offices
110 Bi-County Blvd., Suite 114
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Registration Required:
Please call Alexis Van Wart, LMSW at (631) 828-7631

View or download flyer

Sep
26
Thu
Ministry of Consolation Course Offering Level 1 – Fall 2019 @ Our Lady of Mercy Parish
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Ministry of Consolation Course Offering Level 1 - Fall 2019 @ Our Lady of Mercy Parish | Seaford | New York | United States

This course includes four sessions.

When: Thursday, September 26, Thursday, October 3, 17, and 24, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Where:  Our Lady of Mercy – 500 South Oyster Bay Rd. Hicksville, NY 11801

Instructor: Mary Alice Piil, CSJ.

Cost: $40.00 per person

This is a Level I course. Advanced registration is required.

A foundation for understanding the general principles of the Order of Christian Funerals. For the development and training of teams of lay ministers so they may provide the parish with a ministry
of consolation. Also ideal for new volunteers in existing ministry, this course will instruct on the methods of outreach to families at the time of death of a loved one.

Download the flyer

 

Sep
28
Sat
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – East Islip @ St. Mary’s Parish, White House Conference Room
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - East Islip @ St. Mary’s Parish, White House Conference Room | East Islip | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Location:
St. Mary’s Parish
White House Conference Room
20 Harrison Ave, East Islip, NY 11730

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Saturdays, September 28 and October 5, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Presenter: Margaret Peterson, RN, MS in Mental Health

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Advanced Registration is required.

Please fill out the form below to register or download the flyer.

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Sep
30
Mon
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – Floral Park @ Our Lady of Victory
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - Floral Park @ Our Lady of Victory | Manorville | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Location:
Our Lady of Victory
201 Plainfield Ave, Floral Park, NY 11001

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Mondays, September 30,
October 7, 21, and 28, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Presenter: Dr. Patricia Woods

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Advanced Registration is required.

Please fill out the form below to register or download the flyer.

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Oct
2
Wed
Conexiones, Un Programa de Duelo para las Familias y Niños @ EL HRHCare Health Center EN BRENTWOOD
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 20 @ 7:45 pm
Conexiones, Un Programa de Duelo para las Familias y Niños @ EL HRHCare Health Center EN BRENTWOOD | Brentwood | New York | United States

El Auspicio el Buen Pastor (Good Shepherd Hospice) ofrecera un Programa de Duelo para las Familias y Niños– CONEXIONES.

Este programa consta de 8 semanas dedicado a niños (5 – 17 años) y sus tutores. Este programa está diseñado específicamente para personas de habla hispana y será facilitado por 3 especialistas de duelo bilingües. Este servicio es libre de costo. Se ofrecerá una cena familiar cada semana y habrá transporte disponible para los que lo necesiten.

miércoles de 6:30 pm a 7:45 pm
Octubre 2, 2019 – Noviembre 20, 2019

EL HRHCARE
HEALTH CENTER
EN BRENTWOOD
1869 Brentwood Road
Brentwood, NY 11717

Inscripción obligatoria
LLAME AL (631) 828-7628
Servicio de cena incluido
Transporte disponible si lo necesita

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Connections, A Child and Family Bereavement Program @ The HRHCare Health Center
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 20 @ 7:45 pm
Connections, A Child and Family Bereavement Program @ The HRHCare Health Center | Brentwood | New York | United States

The Good Shepherd Hospice has an upcoming Child and Family Bereavement Program, CONNECTIONS.

This is an 8 week program developed for grieving children (ages 5-17) and their caretakers. This program is specifically for Spanish speakers and will be facilitated by bi-lingual Bereavement Specialists. There is no charge for this service.

 

Dates: 
Wednesday Evenings / For Spanish Speakers
October 2 – November 20, 2019
6:30 P.M. – 7:45 P.M.

The HRHCare Health Center
1869 Brentwood Road
Brentwood, NY 11717

Registration Required:
Call (631) 828-7628
View or download flyer

Oct
19
Sat
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II – Hampton Bays @ St. Rosalie Parish
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level II - Hampton Bays @ St. Rosalie Parish | Manorville | New York | United States

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This facilitator series builds on Part I Training for understanding the specific principles of Bereavement Ministry and starting a support group.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This course will instruct on: [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

  • Forming a Group
  • The Group Process
  • Recap the “Lazarus Program”

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  • Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
  • Specific Grief Issues
  • Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator color=”sky”][vc_column_text]For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to the bereaved. For those who have completed Part I. A certificate of completion will be given to those individuals who have completed the training.

[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Location:
St. Rosalie Parish
31 E. Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

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Saturdays, October 19 and 26, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Presenter: Dr. Chris Hayes

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Advanced Registration is required.

Please fill out the form below to register or download the flyer.

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Nov
16
Sat
31st Annual Mass For Deceased Children @ St. Agnes Cathedral
Nov 16 @ 12:30 pm
31st Annual Mass For Deceased Children @ St. Agnes Cathedral  | Rockville Centre | New York | United States

Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these. Matthew 19:14

Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 12:30 p.m.

Presider
Msgr. William Koenig

St. Agnes Cathedral
29 Quealy Place, Rockville Centre, New York

All are welcome

Come early to inscribe your child’s name in the “Book of Families”

No Registration is required.

For more information contact
Lucy Creed, Associate Director
516-678-5800 x236 | lcreed@drvc.org

View or download the flyer

Mar
21
Sat
Bereavement Conference 2020 @ St. Frances de Chantal, Wantagh
Mar 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm