Events and happenings



Drop-in Grief Support Group

Wednesdays 4-5:30pm, Spanish language group, in Watsonville.  Please call (831) 430-3000 for directions.

Fridays at 12:00 pm in Scotts Valley.  Please call (831) 430-3000 for directions.

Visit our Grief Support Services page for more groups and information.



8/23/14 Hike-Bike for Hospice of Santa Cruz County




A Family-Friendly Memorial Hike-Bike Fundraiser
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Registration begins at 9:00 AM
Roaring Camp Big Trees & Henry Cowell Redwood State Park

Register today!



9/15/14 Applications are Due for Volunteer Visitor Training!

Become a hospice volunteer.  Hospice of Santa Cruz County is looking for friendly, compassionate adults to share four or more hours a wekk with families caring for a dying loved one.  Our training is especially designed to prepare Volunteers to perform this vital service.  We welcome applications from anyone who is an understanding listener and who wants to work in an intimate helping situation. Training begins September 23rd.  Visit our Volunteer Page for more information.



10/5/14 Oktoberfest

Sunday, October 5, 2014
12-4 pm at the Santa Cruz Elks Lodge
150 Jewel Street, Santa Cruz 

Friends of Hospice presents its 31st Annual Oktoberfest. There’s something for everyone at this family friendly event: food, music, a drawing for cash prizes, silent and live auctions that include vacations and weekend get-aways; fine wines from local wineries; original artwork by local artisans; tickets to sports events and area shows; and gift certificates to the area’s best restaurants, stores and beauty salons. Admission is free.  Have a fun day for a great cause!