Community Education

Gilchrist specialists are available to speak to groups and organizations about elder care, end-of-life and bereavement issues. Our community education programs are free and can be presented to groups and organizations such as faith communities, funeral homes, businesses, retirement communities, nursing homes, civic groups and schools.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • How Hospice Can Help
  • Advance Planning: How to Make Your Final Wishes Known
  • Caring for the Caregiver
  • Emotional and Physical Care of the Sick and Dying
  • Grief and Loss
  • Coping With the Holidays When You Are Grieving
  • Learning to Cope With the Loss of a Father, Mother or Parent
  • Understanding Grief
  • Coping With a Sudden Loss
  • Helping a Friend Who is Grieving
  • How to Help a Child Who is Grieving