Events

    Understanding Advance Directives Presentation at San Lorenzo Park Apartments

    Curious about Advance Directives? This event guides you through the essential basics of Advance Directives. Discover how to make your wishes known, how to legally document your healthcare choices, and which forms you’ll need to complete to tick “finish my Advance Directive” off your to-do list. Registration is not required.

    For more information or to schedule a consultation, Call Vanessa Silverstein at (831) 430-3047.

    Understanding Advance Directives Presentation at Garfield Park Village

    Curious about Advance Directives? This event guides you through the essential basics of Advance Directives. Discover how to make your wishes known, how to legally document your healthcare choices, and which forms you’ll need to complete to tick “finish my Advance Directive” off your to-do list. Registration is not required.

    For more information or to schedule a consultation, Call Vanessa Silverstein at (831) 430-3047.

    Advance Directive Workshop at Garfield Park Village

    Schedule a one-on-one appointment and get direct support.  During your session, we are happy to guide you through the Advance Directive process, to make it simple and easy. Feel free to bring a loved one. You may also bring contact information for those you want to name in your Advance Directive, as well as any past Advance Directives that you’d like to review. Advance registration is required.

    For more information or to schedule a consultation, call Vanessa Silverstein at (831) 430-3047.

    Understanding Advance Directives Presentation at Scotts Valley Senior Center

    Curious about Advance Directives? This event guides you through the essential basics of Advance Directives. Discover how to make your wishes known, how to legally document your healthcare choices, and which forms you’ll need to complete to tick “finish my Advance Directive” off your to-do list. Registration is not required.

    For more information or to schedule a consultation, Call Vanessa Silverstein at (831) 430-3047.

    Advance Directive Workshop at Scotts Valley Senior Center

    Schedule a one-on-one appointment and get direct support.  During your session, we are happy to guide you through the Advance Directive process, to make it simple and easy. Feel free to bring a loved one. You may also bring contact information for those you want to name in your Advance Directive, as well as any past Advance Directives that you’d like to review. Advance registration is required.

    For more information or to schedule a consultation, call Vanessa Silverstein at (831) 430-3047.

    Partners in Caring Lunchtime Series

    Care of the Dying:
    Understanding the physical, spiritual, and emotional phases of the dying process.
    (Registration is required.)

    Fairways for Kids Golf Tournament

    Fairways for Kids

    Presented by Friends of Hospice of Santa Cruz County and Seascape Ambassadors

    Quick Downloads: Golfer Registration Form | Sponsor Registration Form

    Fairways for Kids is considered by many to be the premier golf fundraising tourney in the county. Now in its 17th year, players of all levels are invited to join us at Seascape Golf Course in Aptos, where they enjoy lunch, 18 holes of golf with special “treat” holes and contests, dinner, and both a live and silent auction. The camaraderie is tops, inspiring a host of golfers to return every year.

    Golf to help grieving kids in Santa Cruz County

    All proceeds benefit the HUG (Healthy Understanding of Grief) Program of Hospice of Santa Cruz County, which provides grief counseling for children in our community. Your participation enables the continued availability of these compassionate services.

    When you play, you’ll enjoy the following benefits:

    – 18 holes among the breathtaking coastal highlands of Monterey Bay

    – Access to our live and silent auction featuring everything from local fine wine to luxurious vacations.

    – Lunch, dinner, and top notch camaraderie that inspires golfers to return every year.

    Event Details

    Where: Seascape Golf Course

    Ticket price: $150 per Golfer. Includes: green & cart fees, lunch, and hearty BBQ dinner. $40 Dinner for guests

    When: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Schedule:
    – 11:00 AM Registration / Putting Contest
    – 12:00 PM Lunch
    – 1:00 PM Shotgun Start / 4-Person Scramble
    – 5:30 PM No Host Cocktails
    – 6:30 PM Dinner & Auctions

    Prizes & Awards
    – Lowest scores in Men’s, Women’s, & Senior’s divisions
    – All on-course contests

    Tee up – Register today!

    Download: Golfer Registration Form | Sponsor Registration Form

    Questions?
    Contact Ginny Clark
    PHONE (831) 430-3000
    FAX (831) 430-9274
    EMAIL ginnyclark@comcast.net

    Redwood Grove Memorial Wall Reception

    Nestled in the redwoods, Hospice of Santa Cruz County’s Redwood Grove Memorial Wall honors the important people in our lives. Community members have the opportunity to dedicate a tile to their loved one with  gift to Hospice.

    In the spring, new tiles are installed and a celebration and service will be held to remember family and friends. All are welcome to the dedication at our headquarters in Scotts Valley.

    Give us a ring if you’d like to learn more about the event or purchasing a tile. Please let us know by March 15th if you’d like to dedicate a tile this year. If we can help you select a tile, or explore other legacy gifts, please contact us 831.430.3000.

    When Grief is Complicated

    Hospice Foundation of America and Hospice of Santa Cruz County
    Living with Grief Series:  When Grief is Complicated

    While most people are able to cope with the pain of loss, roughly 10 to 20 percent of bereaved people have more complex reactions that may impair functioning for a prolonged period of time.  This program is designed to assist counselors and others working with the bereaved to understand, assess and assist individuals who may be experiencing complicated forms of bereavement. The presentation begins with an overview of contemporary work on complicated grief, then explores strategies to support grievers.

    Expert Panelists:
    Ken Doka, PhD, MDiv
    Robert Neimeyer, PhD
    Therese Rando, PhD, BCETS, BCBT.

    Moderated by:  Frank Sesno and local panel of community professionals.

    Conference Fee:  $30.00
    Includes national video conference, local panel discussion, lunch and CEU’s.
    Scholarships available.

    Partners in Caring Lunchtime Series

    The Journey through Grief:
    Supporting your community members through the death of a loved one.
    (Registration is required.)