Pathways Hospice Offers Grief and Loss Support Groups in September

Sunnyvale, CA — August 25, 2014 – Pathways Home Health & Hospice is offering a new series of grief support groups beginning in the first week of September 2014. Individuals grieving the loss of a wife, husband, mother, father, step-parent, grandparent, sister, brother, child or friend are encouraged to attend.

Support-GroupsThese grief support groups run for six-to-eight weeks and are held in various locations in the cities of Sunnyvale, Menlo Park, Los Gatos, Fremont, Redwood City, San Francisco, Albany, and Oakland.

Pathways Hospice grief support groups examine common grief issues such as coping skills, loneliness, anger, “normal” grief, and lifestyle change.

These grief support groups are free of charge. Registration is required. For more information contact the bereavement department at Pathways Home Health & Hospice by email bereavement@pathwayshealth.org or telephone 1(888) 905-2800, ext. 4241 or click here for more information.

About Pathways Home Health & Hospice

Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a non-profit, community based organization which has served the Bay Area for over 37 years. Pathways was founded in 1977 by a group of Stanford physicians who saw the community’s need for professional care at home. That first year Pathways served 12 patients. Pathways now serves over 5,000 families a year in San Francisco, Alameda, Santa Clara, San Mateo and Contra Costa counties.

Affiliated with El Camino and Sequoia Hospitals since 1986, Pathways Home Health & Hospice is accredited by The Joint Commission, and is a member of the Visiting Nurse Association of America, California Hospice & Palliative Care Association, and the California Association of Health Services at Home. Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a designated 2013 HomeCare Elite Agency for Quality Care.

For more information about Pathways services, grief workshops, volunteering, or making a donation in support of Pathways’ families, call 1-888-755-7855 or visit https://www.pathwayshealth.org/