Drop-in Grief Support Group
Tuesdays at 6:00 pm in Aptos. Please call (831) 430-3000 for directions.
Fridays at 12:00 pm in Scotts Valley. Please call (831) 430-3000 for directions.
Lunes de Consuelo (Spanish Grief Circle)
Mondays, 4:00 pm - Center for End-of-Life Care, 65 Nielson St., Suite 121, Watsonville
Walking With Compassion
November 1, 2013 from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm - Sockshop & Shoe Company, 1515 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz (831) 429-6101
A weekend fundraiser with wine, art and music by Wooster. Shop Friday through Sunday and they will donate 9% of their sales to Hospice of Santa Cruz County. Generous donations from Dansko, Keen, Merrell and Ugg will be raffled to those customers who wish to personally donate to Hospice of Santa Cruz County at the event. Click to view the flyer for Walking With Compassion Event.
Interfaith Memorial Service
November 14, 2013 7:00 pm - Resurrection Catholic Communicty Churce, 7600 Soquel Drive, Aptos
Let us share this time, remembering those we have loved and lost. Bring a photograph or object of your loved one for our remembrance table.
Please join us for refreshments immediately after the service. For more information call (831) 430-3000 or click to view Interfaith Memorial Service flyer.
Bringing Light to the Holiday Season
November 16, 2013 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Hospice of Santa Cruz County
A time for adults and children to join others to share stories and remembrances of our loved ones who have passed. There will be special activities for children, time for adults to share with each other, and then a time for all to come together for a creative activity to help bring light to the holiday season. Please call 430-3000 for more information, to let us know how many will be in your party and if anyone will need accommodations for a disability. Your response is requested by November 10th.
Coping with Grief in the Holidays A Community Gathering for Adults
November 20, 2013 from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm - Hospice of Santa Cruz County
The holidays can be painful and difficult when someone you love has died. Join with other adults to remember the gift of love and learn tools for coping. Please call 430-3000 for more information, to let us know how many will be in your party and if anyone will need accommodations for a disability. Your response is requested by November 10.
December 3, 2013
We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals….Wouldn’t it be great to have a day for giving back? Join the giving movement on December 3rd and support Hospice of Santa Cruz County through #GivingTuesday, the second annual international day of giving. Support Hospice of Santa Cruz County’s Pet Companion program this #GivingTuesday.You can bring the healing, unconditional love of certified visiting dogs to those who need it most. Visit our #GivingTuesday page to find out more.
Tree of Lights Ceremony
December 8, 2013, 5:30pm - Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, 7807 Soquel Drive in Aptos.
The ceremony will include music, poetry, the tree lighting, and a hands-on candle making activity honoring our loved ones. The lucky ticket for the We Honor Veterans fundraising quilt will also be pulled at the Tree of Lights event.