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August 20, 2019
  • Men's Support Luncheon

    August 20, 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

August 21, 2019
  • Caregiver Support Group

    August 21, 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

August 27, 2019
  • Women's Support Group

    August 27, 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

August 28, 2019
  • Volunteer Orientation

    August 28, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Hospice of North Idaho, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Get to know us! Find your joy by volunteering with thrift stores, spiritual support team, office/administrative team, companionship program, veteran recognition program and so much more! Discover the impact you can make by doing what you love! Join a volunteer force of over 200 alongside a staff of 115! RSVP to info@honi.org or (208)772-7994. Learn more at https://www.hospiceofnorthidaho.org/volunteer/

September 3, 2019
  • Spouse Loss Support Group

    September 3, 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

September 5, 2019
  • Parent Loss Support Group

    September 5, 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

September 9, 2019
  • Kid's in Grief Support Group

    September 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Kids in Grief
    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.

    Contact Sonja Dove, LMSW, Bereavement Counselor to register your child 208-772-7994 or doves@honi.org

September 11, 2019
  • Volunteer Orientation

    September 11, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Hospice of North Idaho Building 2, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Get to know us! Find your joy by volunteering with thrift stores, spiritual support team, office/administrative team, companionship program, veteran recognition program and so much more! Discover the impact you can make by doing what you love! Join a volunteer force of over 200 alongside a staff of 115! RSVP to info@honi.org or (208)772-7994. Learn more at https://www.hospiceofnorthidaho.org/volunteer/

  • Silver Valley Grief Support Group

    September 11, 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 Sonja Dove, Bereavement Counselor 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.

September 16, 2019
  • Kid's in Grief Support Group

    September 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815, USA

    Kids in Grief
    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.

    Contact Sonja Dove, LMSW, Bereavement Counselor to register your child 208-772-7994 or doves@honi.org

September 17, 2019
  • Men's Support Luncheon

    September 17, 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

September 18, 2019
  • Being Mortal: What Matters Most?

    September 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Benewah Community Hospital, 229 S 7th St, St Maries, ID 83861, USA

    Peer into the discussion between patient and physician about end of life planning. This thought-provoking documentary will have an impact on adults of all ages. Consider what quality of life means to you and "what matters most." Get your questions answered from your local clinicians and take away resources to start planning your wishes now, for free.

    Panel details- coming soon

    https://www.facebook.com/events/370656553635797/

  • Caregiver Support Group

    September 18, 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

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  • Hospice Golf Tournament, Dinner & Auction
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  • Men's Support Luncheon
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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

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