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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

February 18, 2019
  • Kids in Grief Support Group

    February 18, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    6-Week After-School Series
    Ages 6 – 11
    Mondays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM
    Children do not have to be alone in their grief. Enroll your child today to join a group of peers who can relate to their experience and show them that they are not alone. Hospice provides a safe, structured environment which allows children to learn effective ways to communicate and work through their feelings of grief.

    Call Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor at 208-772-7994 to register your child.

February 19, 2019
  • Men's Support Luncheon

    February 19, 2019 @ 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

  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group

    February 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    When someone you love takes their own life, your grief is profound. One of the most significant steps one can take in this journey is to seek out others who can relate to this experience.

    Journey Through Suicide Grief is a 6-week, curriculum-based support group which provides participants with tools, guidance, and community, as they navigate through this difficult journey.

    Session goes from February 12- March 19
    Located at 2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d Alene, Idaho 83815

    Registration is required to attend this group, contact Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor: 208-772-7994 or kronk@honi.org

February 20, 2019
  • Caregiver Support Group

    February 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    Hospice of North Idaho, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Are you caring for someone who is chronically ill or aged and needs extra support? Do you see your role as a caregiver increasing? Journey though caregiving, its challenges, lessons, and its unique grief. Join Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor and Maggie McComb, Hospice Nurse once a month along with other caregivers to share your experience, get insight from fellow caregivers, and gain skills to help you along your caregiving journey. This support group is open to the public and free of charge.
    Register, free with Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor, kronk@honi.org

February 21, 2019
  • Child Loss Support Group

    February 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    There is no feeling of loss quite like that of a parent who has lost a child. For many, when a child dies, so does a parent’s hopes and dreams for that child’s future died. It is important when this occurs, to find comfort in the knowledge that you are not alone.

    This group is open to community members, regardless of any affiliation with Hospice of North Idaho.

    Join Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor, as well as other parents who have suffered the loss of their child.
    No registration is required
    3rd Thursday of each month from 5:00 – 6:00 PM

    2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d' Alene, ID

February 25, 2019
  • Kids in Grief Support Group

    February 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    6-Week After-School Series
    Ages 6 – 11
    Mondays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM
    Children do not have to be alone in their grief. Enroll your child today to join a group of peers who can relate to their experience and show them that they are not alone. Hospice provides a safe, structured environment which allows children to learn effective ways to communicate and work through their feelings of grief.

    Call Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor at 208-772-7994 to register your child.

February 26, 2019
  • Women's Support Group

    February 26, 2019 @ 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

  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group

    February 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    When someone you love takes their own life, your grief is profound. One of the most significant steps one can take in this journey is to seek out others who can relate to this experience.

    Journey Through Suicide Grief is a 6-week, curriculum-based support group which provides participants with tools, guidance, and community, as they navigate through this difficult journey.

    Session goes from February 12- March 19
    Located at 2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d Alene, Idaho 83815

    Registration is required to attend this group, contact Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor: 208-772-7994 or kronk@honi.org

February 27, 2019
  • Faith Tradition Education Series: Native American Experience

    February 27, 2019 @ 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.

  • Volunteer Orientation

    February 27, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Hospice of North Idaho, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    See what volunteering for us is all about! Bring strength, relief, support, and practical assistance to Hospice of North Idaho and our community! See our page, and contact Sally Hinders with any questions: HindersS@honi.org

  • Volunteer Orientation

    February 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Hospice of North Idaho Building 2, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    See what volunteering for us is all about! Bring strength, relief, support, and practical assistance to Hospice of North Idaho and our community! See our page, and contact Sally Hinders with any questions: HindersS@honi.org

March 4, 2019
  • Kids in Grief Support Group

    March 4, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    6-Week After-School Series
    Ages 6 – 11
    Mondays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM
    Children do not have to be alone in their grief. Enroll your child today to join a group of peers who can relate to their experience and show them that they are not alone. Hospice provides a safe, structured environment which allows children to learn effective ways to communicate and work through their feelings of grief.

    Call Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor at 208-772-7994 to register your child.

March 5, 2019
  • Spouse Loss Support Group

    March 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

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

    Join Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor in this support group which is open to all adults who have lost a spouse.

    No registration is required
    1st Tuesday of each month from 4:00 – 5:00 PM

  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group

    March 5, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    When someone you love takes their own life, your grief is profound. One of the most significant steps one can take in this journey is to seek out others who can relate to this experience.

    Journey Through Suicide Grief is a 6-week, curriculum-based support group which provides participants with tools, guidance, and community, as they navigate through this difficult journey.

    Session goes from February 12- March 19
    Located at 2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d Alene, Idaho 83815

    Registration is required to attend this group, contact Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor: 208-772-7994 or kronk@honi.org

March 7, 2019
  • Parent Loss Support Group

    March 7, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    Regardless of age, the loss of a parent can be life changing. Our parent loss support group invites members of our community to find comfort with those who can relate to their experience. Join Carrie Roberts, Hospice of North Idaho volunteer for an evening once a month to let your grief be seen.
    No registration is required.
    1st Thursday of each month from 5:30 – 6:30 PM

    2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d' Alene, ID

March 11, 2019
  • Kids in Grief Support Group

    March 11, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    6-Week After-School Series
    Ages 6 – 11
    Mondays from 4:00 – 5:00 PM
    Children do not have to be alone in their grief. Enroll your child today to join a group of peers who can relate to their experience and show them that they are not alone. Hospice provides a safe, structured environment which allows children to learn effective ways to communicate and work through their feelings of grief.

    Call Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor at 208-772-7994 to register your child.

March 12, 2019
  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group

    March 12, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    When someone you love takes their own life, your grief is profound. One of the most significant steps one can take in this journey is to seek out others who can relate to this experience.

    Journey Through Suicide Grief is a 6-week, curriculum-based support group which provides participants with tools, guidance, and community, as they navigate through this difficult journey.

    Session goes from February 12- March 19
    Located at 2290 W Prairie Ave
    Coeur d Alene, Idaho 83815

    Registration is required to attend this group, contact Kaylee Kron, Bereavement Counselor: 208-772-7994 or kronk@honi.org

March 13, 2019
  • Silver Valley Grief Support Group

    March 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Shoshone Medical Center, 25 Jacobs Gulch, Kellogg, ID 83837, USA

    Grief support should be easy to access for our community. Hospice of North Idaho offers free grief support for anyone who has experienced the death of someone they love. Join Jake Cobb, LSW in Kellogg to find support from others who are walking a similar journey.
    No registration required. More at https://www.hospiceofnorthidaho.org/news/ or ask Jake questions about your specific grief (208) 772-7994.

March 14, 2019
  • Kids In Grief Awareness Day: Training for Helping Professionals

    March 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Are you a helping professional who works with youth? Could you benefit from learning how to support kids and teens who have experienced the death of someone close to them? Help them build resilience throughout their life!
    Free tickets at https://kids-in-grief-training-for-helping-professionals.eventbrite.com

    Join Hospice of North Idaho bereavement counselors and children’s mental health professionals for this free, 1-day training!

    This program is pending approval by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886xxxxxx-xxxx) for 3 continuing education contact hours

    Whether you are a teacher, a school counselor, a day care provider, or a juvenile probation officer, this training will give you skills to serve the youth in our community.

    All donations contributed at this event will support Hospice of North Idaho's annual grief camp for kids and teens; Camp Kaniksu. Contact Kaylee Kron, LMSW GC-C, Bereavement Coordinator for more information at 208-772-7994 or email at kronk@honi.org

    Lunch and espresso/coffee service is available for purchase on site.

February 2019

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  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group
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  • Silver Valley Grief Support
  • Journey Through Grief
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  • Kids in Grief Support Group
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  • Men's Support Luncheon
  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group
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  • Caregiver Support Group
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  • Child Loss Support Group
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  • Kids in Grief Support Group
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  • Women's Support Group
  • Journey Through Suicide Grief Support Group
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  • Faith Tradition Education Series: Native American Experience
  • Volunteer Orientation
  • Volunteer Orientation
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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

“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