2009-09-03 / Community News

Be a Hospice Brazos Valley Volunteer!

Visit patients, deliver flowers, provide respite for caregivers, or help out in the office and be part of a caring team.

New volunteer training will be held each Thursday, Oct. 1 — Nov. 5, 2009 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in Giddings at the First Presbyterian Church. Call Marlise or Lisa the La Grange office @ 979-968-6913 for more information or to get an application packet. Learn all about hospice philosophy and care. A training manual is included at no cost to you.

Hospice Brazos Valley Grief Support

First Steps—meet others who have experienced the death of a loved one and share a meal. Second Tuesday of each month in Giddings at First Baptist Church 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (next meetings 9/8 and 10/13) and the Third Tuesday of each month at the Hospice Brazos Valley office in La Grange 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (next meetings 9/15 and 10/20). All are welcome, the group is free and open to the public.

Kids Camp

A Kids Camp is scheduled for Sept. 26, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in La Grange. This FREE one day camp is designed for children grades 1- 6 who have experienced the death of a loved one. The camp offers a place for children to express their feelings in a safe, secure, and nurturing environment. For more information call 979-968-6913. A parent/ guardian group is also available.

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