Grief Support Group
Monday, October 3, 2022
Bowers Hospice House
Hospice of Southern West Virginia’s Grief Support Group is designed to help those who have lost a loved one, regardless of whether their loved one was in hospice care. The free in-person support group is for anyone 18 years of age and older at the Bowers Hospice House on the Hospice of Southern West Virginia campus in Beckley. Please call the Social Services/Bereavement Department at (304) 255-6404 for more information.
Community Memorial Service
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Church of God Family Worship Center (Beckley)
Hospice of Southern West Virginia will host our annual “A Celebration of Life” community memorial service at Church of God Family Worship Center on October 20, 2022 at 6 p.m. The service will include a candle lighting ceremony, selected readings and video memorial.
Please RSVP to:
HSWV, Attn: Bereavement, P.O. Box 1472, Beckley, WV 25802
by no later than Oct. 10. If you wish to have your loved one’s photo included in the memorial video, please email it to: [email protected]uthernwv.org
For additional information or if emailing your photo is not an option, please contact the Bereavement Department at (304) 255-6404.
Angel Tree Ceremony
Thursday, November 17, 2022
The Hospice Angel Tree is a tribute to memorialize and honor someone special to you. Memorial angels will bear the name of your loved one and be displayed on the Angel Trees in the Crossroads Mall, Calacino's Pizzaria, Raleigh General Hospital, and Big Four Pharmacy in Hinton.
The annual Angel Tree Ceremony will take place Thursday, Nov. 17 at Crossroads Mall in the atrium near Dicks Sporting Goods. Donations will be accepted throughout the months of November and December, and angels will be placed on your behalf if donations are mailed, made over the phone by calling (304) 255-6404, or placed online.
Bereavement Support Groups
Bereavement Support Groups for adults ages 18 and older are held in various locations throughout the year. These groups are free and are open not only to families who have had loved ones receive care from Hospice of Southern WV, but are also available to anyone in the community who has lost a loved one through death. Sometimes dates and/or locations of these groups are subject to change, and changes may be made in the case of inclement weather. Please call our bereavement department at 304-255-6404 in advance to confirm the date, time and location of the group you are interested in attending.
A safe, supportive space to mourn and share.
- Learn skills for coping with loss
- Gain support from others experiencing loss
- Free and open to anyone age 18 or older
- Attend as many or as few sessions as you like