Hospice Wellness Programs

Wellness Program Calendar



Mind Matters: An Introduction to Managing Your Mood Healthy Living: Mind, Body, and Spirit Understanding Your Grief

A three-part education session designed to help people improve their coping through managing their mood.

An 8-week healthy living support group geared to adults with a diagnosis, a care partner, or those who are living with grief.

An 8-week support group for adults who are struggling after experiencing the death of a loved one.
Criteria: Living with a life-threatening diagnosis, such as cancer Criteria: Adults with a life-altering diagnosis, a care partner, or those living with grief.  Criteria: Individuals who have experienced a loss within the last year, with a connection to Hospice services

Session 1: September 15, September 22, September 29
Session 2: October 14, October 21, October 28

  Date: 8 Week Session starting November 10, 2021 Date: 8 Week Session, starting September 29, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Time:  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom
Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590


Cultural Competence and Diversity in Palliative Care Living with Grief Hospice Virtual Wellness Programs - Volunteer Led
Gain insight into applying a culturally competent lens when supporting diverse individuals and families within a Hospice and palliative care realms. 

Meet others who are grieving the death of a loved one, share experiences and explore ways to move through your grief - all in a caring and understanding atmosphere. 

 Palliative Care goes beyond just clinical needs. The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County supports patients and their loved ones in many ways through our Wellness Programs and Services.
Criteria: Open to all active Hospice clients, caregivers, staff and those working in palliative care or a health-related field. Criteria: Adults who are grieving the death of a loved one.  CriteriaThe Hospice offers virtual volunteer and wellness programs to patients and caregivers who have had a cancer or other life-altering diagnosis within the last two years.
Date: Last Tuesday of each month; next session begins September 28, 2021 Date: 2nd and 4th Thursday each month Date: Yoga - Tuesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Date: Tai Chi - Wednesdays, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Date: Volunteer Phone Support - Daytime or prescheduled Evenings and Weekends

Time5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom or by Phone
Registration: Click Here to Register!  Registration: Click Here to Register! Registration: 519-251-2590



  Advanced Care Planning - Education and Conversation  

Your health can change without warning. In Ontario, there are specific laws about when and who can make healthcare decisions on your behalf, should you become incapable of doing so. Advanced Care Planning conversations ensure your wishes for future care are known and clear.

  Criteria: Open  
  Date: Last Thursday of each month  
  Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 
  Location: Virtually via Zoom  
  Registration: Join the program directly using this link to open Zoom