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COMMUNITY EVENING

Learn practical ways to support yourself and others through grief.

Exploring Death, Grief, and Mourning: An Evening with Dr. Alan Wolfelt
MAY 12, 2020
6:30 – 8:30 PM

Suggested donation of $10.

Who Should Attend:
This compassionate program will be helpful to anyone who is experiencing grief in their life. This is an opportunity to embrace hope and healing.

SEE AGENDA AND REGISTER FOR COMMUNITY EVENING
Grief Seminar Professionals

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

Professionals gain clinical skills to address the special features of grief regarding sudden death and traumatic loss.

Exploring the Special Features of Sudden Death, Suicide Grief, and Trauma Loss
MAY 13, 2020
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Three CE’s offered!
Lunch by Basic Kneads

$150 per person

Download the Program of Events

Who Should Attend
This seminar is especially suited for counselors, psychologists, social workers, chaplains, nurses and other interested health care professionals helping individuals cope with traumatic grief.

SEE AGENDA AND REGISTER FOR PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

February 18, 2020
  • Faith Traditions of Death and Dying: CDA Native American Tribe

    February 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Hospice of North Idaho, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Learn more about faith traditions' approaches, practices, and beliefs about death, dying, and grieving in this free, educational series. By understanding faith traditions, we can better serve our patients and their families. All are welcome to explore these topics with us, graciously hosted by each faith tradition. This time, Quanah Matheson will be joining us from the CDA tribe to share information regarding death and dying beliefs/traditions, etc.

  • Men's Support Luncheon

    February 18, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Our Men's Support Lunch is open to all men in the community who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Join Robert Wheeler, Hospice of North Idaho Volunteer for lunch and discussion with other men who can relate to your grief.

    No registration is required.
    3rd Tuesday of each month from 11:30 – 12:30 PM

    2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d' Alene ID

February 19, 2020
  • Volunteer Orientation

    February 19, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Now seeking 30 joyful volunteers providing 3-5 hours of mission support per week for:
    * Thrift Store Loading Dock & Item Sorting (10-15 people!)
    * Hospice Schneidmiller House Welcoming Center & Reception and Clean Laundry Folding (9-15 people!)

    Follow up Training will be included for those who join our team. RSVP to info@honi.org or (208)772-7994.

    Job & Schedule Details:
    1. CDA Thrift Store Loading Dock - Sat noon-5PM.
    2. CDA & Post Falls Thrift Store Item Sorting -Any Weekday 9AM-5PM.
    3. Hospice Schneidmiller House Welcoming Center & Reception Weds, Fri or Sat 5PM-8PM, Sat 9AM-1PM, Fri or Sun 1PM-5PM.
    4. Hospice Schneidmiller House Clean Laundry Folding (linens, towels, gowns) Any weekday or weekend 10AM-2PM

    One shift per week helps HUNDREDS of staff and community members!
    Learn more at https://www.hospiceofnorthidaho.org/volunteer/
    Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/786702878430992

February 20, 2020
  • Caregiver Support Group Series

    February 20, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Hospice of North Idaho is committed to the Caregiver's journey. This 6-week support group series allows family caregivers to take a break from their daily duties and connect with other caregivers in the community to share experiences, knowledge, and resources.
    This support group is offered twice per year.
    Registration is required.
    This group is closed to new members. The next 6-week series begins in April 2020. 
    Contact Kaylee Kron, LMSW GC-C at kronk@honi.rog or 208-772-7994 for more information, or to register for the next series.

February 25, 2020
  • Women's Support Group

    February 25, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Our Women's Support Group is open to all women in the community who have experienced the loss of a spouse or partner. Join Joanie Dwyer, Hospice of North Idaho Volunteer, and a community of peers who can relate to your experience. Upcoming Schedule:

    No registration is required.

    4th Tuesday of each month from 10:30 – 12:00PM

March 3, 2020
  • Spouse Loss Support Group

    March 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    For many, the death of a spouse or partner feels like the loss of your best friend.
    Whether you were together 1 year, or 70, the loss often echoes throughout every aspect of life.

    Join Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor, in this support group.
    Open to all adults who have lost a spouse.
    No registration is required.

March 4, 2020
  • Journey Through Grief Support Group Series

    March 4, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Journey Through Grief 6 – Week Support Group Series
    Hospice of North Idaho is proud to offer a new, 6-week support group series for those who have experienced the loss of someone they love. Join Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor for this structured, curriculum-based group guides participants in their unique journey through grief. This support group series will teach participants skills on how to manage their grief far beyond the end of group.
    This group is offered 3 times per year.


    Registration is required.

    Contact Kaylee Kron, LMSW GC-C at kronk@honi.rog or 208-772-7994 for more information about supportive services offered through Hospice of North Idaho, or to register for the next series.

March 5, 2020
  • Caregiver Skills Workshop

    March 5, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Becoming a caregiver to a loved one can often be an overwhelming experience.
    Whether you are looking for skills to help you assist your loved one, need information on how to navigate services, or want to be around others who are going through a similar experience, Hospice of North Idaho welcomes you during this life transition.

    Caregiving Skills Workshop
    Registration is required. Contact Kaylee Kron at kronk@honi.org or at 208-772-7994
    Thursdays from 1:00 – 2:30 PM
    March 5 – April 9

    Training Outline
    Week 1: Transferring/lifting/positioning a patient
    Week 2: Infection control/incontinent care/skin care
    Week 3: Care of a bedbound patient
    Week 4: Dementia Skills
    Week 5: Environmental Safety including medication safety, fall prevention, emergency preparedness
    Week 6: Community Resource Information

March 11, 2020
  • Journey Through Grief Support Group Series

    March 11, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Journey Through Grief 6 – Week Support Group Series
    Hospice of North Idaho is proud to offer a new, 6-week support group series for those who have experienced the loss of someone they love. Join Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor for this structured, curriculum-based group guides participants in their unique journey through grief. This support group series will teach participants skills on how to manage their grief far beyond the end of group.
    This group is offered 3 times per year.


    Registration is required.

    Contact Kaylee Kron, LMSW GC-C at kronk@honi.rog or 208-772-7994 for more information about supportive services offered through Hospice of North Idaho, or to register for the next series.

March 12, 2020
  • Caregiver Skills Workshop

    March 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Becoming a caregiver to a loved one can often be an overwhelming experience.
    Whether you are looking for skills to help you assist your loved one, need information on how to navigate services, or want to be around others who are going through a similar experience, Hospice of North Idaho welcomes you during this life transition.

    Caregiving Skills Workshop
    Registration is required. Contact Kaylee Kron at kronk@honi.org or at 208-772-7994
    Thursdays from 1:00 – 2:30 PM
    March 5 – April 9

    Training Outline
    Week 1: Transferring/lifting/positioning a patient
    Week 2: Infection control/incontinent care/skin care
    Week 3: Care of a bedbound patient
    Week 4: Dementia Skills
    Week 5: Environmental Safety including medication safety, fall prevention, emergency preparedness
    Week 6: Community Resource Information

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  • Faith Traditions of Death and Dying: CDA Native American Tribe
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Tree Lighting Ceremony Coeur d’Alene, 2019

Tree Lighting Ceremony Coeur d’Alene, 2018

Tree Lighting Ceremony Kellogg, 2018

Tree Lighting Ceremony Post Falls, 2017

St. Vincent dePaul Soup Off with Community Partners

IN THE NEWS

Take a close look into the care and people you supported in the 2018 Annual Report

Wine Taste raised a record amount of support for patients! Proceeds help purchase medical supplies, medications, equipment, family grief support for patients in Kootenai, Shoshone and Benewah counties. Proceeds also help the Schneidmiller House expand by 5,000 square feet to accommodate our high demand for specialized clinical care. Read how much was raised and get full details, here!

“We may not always have the time we want,” considered one attendee. Families just want to be able to have a good, goodbye. And when it’s their time, they want to say goodbye with dignity, courage, physical comfort, and have time to do so. Read it, here.

Take a close look into the care and people you supported in the 2017 Annual Report

Review Frontline Documentary’s “Being Mortal” articles Part 1 and  Part Two

Review of 2017 Kids Grief Camp, our Honors & Awards, and a sweet anniversary by the lake:  Summer 2017