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Bereavement survivor group begins

By Times staff writer

© St. Petersburg Times, published March 11, 2001

LARGO -- The Hospice of the Florida Suncoast begins a new bereavement survivorship support group this month. It is for those whose spouse died while residing in a nursing home. Sessions will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, from Tuesday through May 1 at The Hospice's chapel, 300 East Bay Drive, Largo.

A volunteer orientation will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday in the Hospice's north community service center, 2675 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor. Training will be offered Tuesdays through April 24 in Palm Harbor.

Another volunteer training class will be from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 24 and 31 at The Hospice's main community service center, 300 East Bay Drive, Largo. For bereavement support group information, call The Hospice's Bridges Program, (727) 586-2812. For training, call Kathy Roble, director of volunteer services, (727) 586-4432.

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