Lunch is on us!
Join us for a series of free monthly lunch and learn workshops created with the intention of giving community members an opportunity to participate in educational and meaningful conversation on a variety of well-being topics.
Each month will feature a new topic and guest speaker.
The Hospice Lunch and Learns will take place on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 11:30am – 1:00pm at the Hospice Center on Route 11 between Potsdam and Canton.
Upcoming Lunch and Learns:
October 17th – Finding Meaning at Mid-Life and Beyond
Presenter: Mary Jones, BSW C.T.
As we move through different stages of life we often struggle with our identity. Whether it be empty-nests, retirement or relocation, changes to our identity can come with grief and confusion. This workshop is intended to help individuals normalize the grief that comes with identity loss and offer tips on resiliency.
November 21st – Everything You Never Knew about Hospice
Presenter: Guest Panel including Hospice Staff and Volunteers
Hospice is so much more than just end of life support. Each day, we make it our mission to improve the comfort and quality of life for our patients and families. In recognition of National Hospice Month, learn about the extra programs and services HSLV provides to enrich the lives of those we care for.
December 19th – Welcoming Winter: Tips to Beat the Winter Blues
Presenter: Linda Potter
If you’re human, chances are you’ve woken up on a gray, wintry day and wanted to stay in bed. Seasonal affective disorder or “the winter blues” are very common, with many of us experiencing a mood shift during the colder, darker days of winter. Although you may feel more gloomy than usual, the winter blues shouldn’t hinder your ability to enjoy life. This workshop will provide participants with tips &tools to beat the blues.
Preregistration is requested.