Hospice Wellness Programs

Wellness Program Calendar



Mind Matters: An Introduction to Managing Your Mood Teen's Grief Support Group Road Ahead: Living with Cancer
A three-part education session designed to help people improve their coping through managing their mood. Peer support, education, activities, and empowerment for adolescence experiencing the death of a loved one. An education session offering tips and strategies for managing health, enhancing emotional wellness, and navigating community and healthcare supports. 
Criteria: Living with a life-threatening diagnosis, such as cancer Criteria: Ages 13-17 CriteriaThose newly diagnosed with cancer
Date: May 13, May 20, May 27 Date: Last Thursday of each month DateSecond Thursday of each month
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Time: 4:00 PM Time2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom
Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: Click Here to Register!







Children's Grief Support Group Healthy Living: Mind, Body, and Spirit Understanding Your Grief

Peer support and grief-centered activities for children who have experienced the death of a loved one.


An 8-week healthy living support group geared to adults with a diagnosis.

 An 8-week support group for adults who are struggling after experiencing the death of a loved one.
Criteria: Ages 6-12 Criteria: Adults with a life-altering diagnosis Criteria: Individuals who have experienced a loss within the last year, with a connection to Hospice services
Date: Last Wednesday of each month  Date: 8 Week Session starting April 7, 2021 Date: 8 Week Session, starting April 7, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM  Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Time:  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: In person at The Hospice, Erie Shores Campus; following COVID requirements (limited spots available) 
Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590
Cultural Competence and Diversity in Palliative Care Living with Grief Beyond the Plate: Learning to Cook for One Hospita 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. 

 These workshops are a combination of grief support group and cooking class! 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.  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 Date: 2nd and 4th Thursday each month Date: May 28, June 25, July 30, August 27 2021 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

Time1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 
Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Virtually via Zoom Location: Hospice Windsor Auditorium, 6038 Empress St. Windsor, ON Location: Virtually via Zoom or by Phone
Registration: Click Here to Register!  Registration: Click Here to Register! Registration: 519-251-2590 Registration: 519-251-2590