For Immediate Release:
April 27, 2012
Southcoast VNA offers free bereavement programs for grieving adults in May
FAIRHAVEN, Mass. — Southcoast Visiting Nurse Association, known in the community as Southcoast VNA, offers free bereavement programs for grieving adults during the month of May:
General Bereavement Groups
General Bereavement Groups are designed for adults grieving the loss of a loved one.
Tuesday, May 8, from 1 to 2:15 p.m.
Tobey Hospital, library
43 High Street
Use main entrance. Library is on first floor.
Wednesday, May 9, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
244 North Main Street
Tuesday, May 15, from 4 to 5:15 p.m.
Southcoast VNA, ground floor
200 Mill Road
Use Mill Road entrance.
Windows & Widowers Groups are designed specifically for adults grieving the loss of a spouse.
- FALL RIVER
Wednesday, May 16, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Charlton Memorial Hospital, Ground Floor, Room G305
363 Highland Avenue
Use Prospect Street parking/entrance at rear of main building.
Wednesday, May 23, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
244 North Main Street
About Southcoast VNA
Part of Southcoast Health System, Southcoast VNA is one of the largest not-for-profit, community-based home health and hospice care agencies serving Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island. For more than 100 years Southcoast VNA has provided high quality, comprehensive home health and hospice services, which foster improvement and maintenance of health, prevention of disease and disability and compassionate end-of life care.
Southcoast VNA is a Medicare and Medicaid certified agency offering a full range of skilled home health care and hospice and palliative care services from highly trained, screened and credentialed health care professionals. Services are available 24 hours a day, every day.
Southcoast VNA's main office is located at the South Coast Business Center at 200 Mill Road in Fairhaven; with community offices located at 244 North Main Street in Raynham, at 1822 North Main Street, Fall River, and at Linden Tree Family Health Center, 2444 East Main Road, Portsmouth, R.I. For more information about Southcoast VNA call 800-698-6877 or visit www.southcoastvna.org.