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Grief Support Open to All in Appleton

April 16, 2014

The hospice team of Affinity Visiting Nurses provides grief support to anyone in the community, regardless of their involvement with hospice prior to the death of their loved one.

Living Well earns Best of Home Care award

April 10, 2014

Ministry Home Care offers a variety of volunteer opportunities in the Marshfield area—anything from pet therapy visits to clerical support.

Free Monthly Blood Pressure Checks in Rhinelander

April 09, 2014

High blood pressure cannot be cured, but it can be controlled in most cases. The treatment for high blood pressure must be tailored to the specific needs of the individual, as guided by their doctor. Detecting it is the first step.

Grief Support Group Offered in Athens

April 09, 2014

A support group is available in Athens for any adult who is grieving the death of a loved one, whether the loss was recent or many years ago.

Grief Support Groups Open to All in Stevens Point

April 09, 2014

Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services provides grief support to everyone in the community, regardless of their involvement with hospice prior to the death of their loved one.

Grief Support Groups Open to All in Oshkosh

April 07, 2014

The hospice team of Affinity Visiting Nurses provides grief support to anyone in the community, regardless of their involvement with hospice prior to the death of their loved one.

Annual Plant Sale in Weston

April 07, 2014

Ministry Home Care – Hospice Services will hold their Annual Plant Sale on Friday, May 9, 8 am – 6 pm and Saturday, May 10, 8 am – 1 pm at the Weston Regional Medical Center.

Grief Support for Surviving Spouses/ Partners in Stevens Point

April 02, 2014

Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services offers a unique support group for adults whose spouse or partner has died.

Annual Plant Sale in Wisconsin Rapids

April 02, 2014

Welcome spring with beautiful annuals. Join Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services for their Hospice Plant Sale on Saturday, May 10, 10 am – 4 pm at St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church, 320 Oak Street, Wisconsin Rapids (across from Wisconsin Rapids Post Office).

Hospice Volunteers Needed, Training Offered in Stevens Point

April 02, 2014

Hospice is about living each day to the fullest. It’s about helping individuals dying of terminal illness live each day in a pain-free environment, with dignity and peace. As a hospice volunteer, you can be a part of this incredible journey.

Working through Grief Series in Rhinelander

April 01, 2014

A free support group on “Taking Care of Yourself While Grieving” will be offered by Ministry Home Care as part of their ongoing Working through Grief series, open to everyone in the community free of charge.

Grief Support in Amherst

April 01, 2014

A support group is available in Amherst for any adult who is grieving the death of a loved one, whether the loss was recent or many years ago.

Free Blood Pressure Checks Offered Monthly in Marshfield

April 01, 2014

Ministry Home Care is providing free blood pressure checks at convenient locations around the area on the third Tuesday of every month.

Free Blood Pressure Checks Offered in Thorp

April 01, 2014

Ministry Home Care is providing free blood pressure checks at Morgan Plaza in Thorp on the third Tuesday of every other month.

Grief Support Group Open to All in Waupaca

March 31, 2014

Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services provides grief support to anyone in the community, regardless of their involvement with hospice prior to the death of their loved one.

Ministry Home Care-Hospice to Hold Life Talks Series in Weston

March 27, 2014

Navigating the health care system can be complicated, especially as people or their loved ones advance in age. In an effort to provide information on many timely topics, Ministry Home Care-Hospice is launching a series of brown bag lunch presentations in Weston on important topics that affect many of families as they or the people in their lives advance in age.

A Time to Mourn Grief Support Offered in Woodruff

March 24, 2014

Led by experienced facilitators from Ministry Home Care, each month’s meeting focuses on a different topic designed to give people an understanding of grief and some tools to help them manage the feelings and tasks of the grieving process.

Grief Support Group Offered in Eagle River

March 24, 2014

A free support group is available for adults who are grieving a loss in their life.

Grief Support Offered in Merrill

March 24, 2014

Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center and Ministry Home Care provide a monthly grief support gathering for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one the second Tuesday of each month. The program features an informational presentation with opportunity for questions and sharing.

Grief Support in Wisconsin Rapids

March 19, 2014

Ministry’s grief support groups are monthly adult gathering for individuals and families who have experienced the death of a loved one. Their Wisconsin Rapids grief support group meets the second Friday of each month, Noon - 1:30 p.m. at the McMillan Memorial Library, 490 E. Grand Avenue (All Purpose Room).

Grief Support Group for All Offered in the Wausau Area

March 17, 2014

Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services provides grief support to everyone in the community, regardless of their involvement with hospice prior to the death of their loved one.

For Men Only: Men Journeying through Grief in Neenah

March 17, 2014

Affinity Visiting Nurses invites all men who have experienced the death of a loved one, whether recently or long ago, to join others in this ongoing opportunity to receive support for their grief.

Caregivers Support Groups Available

February 25, 2014

To aid in supporting caregivers, Affinity hosts weekly caregiver support groups throughout the region. All groups are open to the public, and can help caregivers vent frustrations, celebrate accomplishments, and learn about preventing burnout.

On Target for Quality of Life

February 18, 2014

On Saturday, March 1, the annual Chicago Style Dart Tournament, “On Target for Quality of Life,” will be held to raise funds for Ministry Home Care’s hospice program.