Fall 2018 Volunteer Training

Volunteers are needed in many areas:  patient sitting, working in the Hospice House, running errands, selling and sorting donations, repair work, clerical, fundraising and many other exciting opportunities that provide services to patients and families of the terminally ill. Becoming a hospice volunteer is similar to helping a neighbor in need.

Volunteer Training will be held: September 25th, 26th and 27th  from 9am – 3pm at the Hospice Volunteer Community Center, 217 North Creek Blvd, Greenwood, SC.  Evening date and time to be arranged.

Our  volunteer_application may be downloaded here.  Contact Susan if you are interested in training, 227.9393.


Fall Grief Series 2018

HospiceCare of the Piedmont is hosting four educational workshops for people who have experienced a significant loss in their lives or for those who wish to learn more about the grief process.  The workshops will offer an in-depth look at how loss and grief affect us emotionally, physically, and spiritually.

The workshop series will be held on Tuesdays, beginning September 4th, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Volunteer Community Center, Hospice Store, 217 North Creek Blvd., Greenwood.  If you have had a loss and/or desire information regarding grief, you are invited to attend.

September 4th     “What to Expect in the Beginning of Your Grief Journey”
Presented by Lynn Allen, LBSW

September 11th    “Spirituality and Grief”
Presented by Deloris Rapp, Hospice Chaplain

 September 18th    “Legal Matters for the Bereaved”
Presented by Curtis Clark, Attorney

 September 25th     “Living with Grief – Hope for the Bereaved”
Presented by Ashley Symmes, LMSW

There is no charge and the series is open to the community. Please call 227-9393 to register or for more information.