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Hospice to hold grief workshop Saturday

Published March 26, 2006

Gulfside Regional Hospice will host a grief workshop, "Here to There: Grief to Peace," from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. There will be a complimentary continental breakfast and lunch. The event is free and open to the public. Call Kimberly Pratte at (727) 845-5707.

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The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Community Hospital, 5637 Marine Parkway in New Port Richey. Call (727) 992-9653.

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The Depressive Bipolar Support Alliance of West Pasco will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday at 5650 W Missouri St. in New Port Richey. Call Linda at (727) 845-7780.

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The Alzheimer's Family Organization offers the following support group meetings:

--3 p.m. Monday at Zephyr Haven Nursing Home, 38250 Avenue A in Zephyrhills. Call Carol, Karen or George at (813) 782-5508.

--1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Harbor Adult Day Care Center, 7809 Massachusetts Ave. in New Port Richey. Call Michael at (727) 841-4207, ext. 250 or Barbara at (727) 841-4207, ext. 309.

--1:30 p.m. Thursday at Elderly Nutrition Center, 13853 15th St. in Dade City. Call Barbara at (727) 841-4207, ext. 309.

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The Stroke Support Group for Patients and Their Caregivers will meet at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital Education Center, 6600 Madison St. in New Port Richey. Call toll-free 1-888-676-8484.

Send items for the Health Notes column to the Pasco Times, 24038 State Road 54, Lutz, Fl 33559 or fax them to 813 909-4611. Items also may be e-mailed to Please submit items at least 10 days prior to the event. If you have questions, call Ebony Windom at (813) 909-4609 or toll-free 1-800-333-7505, ext. 4609.

[Last modified March 26, 2006, 00:26:15]

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