Contact Us
(309) 346-2176

We’re here for you

Aftercare »  Learning to Live Again

Learning to Live Again

Learning to Live Again

Life Applications for Healing from Grief

May 2 - The Nature of Grief – An introductory time for the coordinator to get acquainted with participants and explore the characteristics and duration of grief.

May 9 - It’s Your Choice – Grieving becomes a choice. The group will address the fact that people have the ability to make the choice to heal from their grieving.

May 16 - Finding Your Way – The focus in this session will be on navigating through the second year of grief.

May 23 - Memories – Healing through grief is not meant to dissuade people from memories of their loved one, but to help them find ways that are not depressing to keeping their memory alive.

We will meet at First United Methodist Church located at corner of Court and 14th Streets.  Sessions begin at 7:00 p.m. and will last approximately an hour.  There will be light refreshments.   Invite a friend or family members who are grieving.  No reservations or enrollment required.  Open to all including those not served by Preston-Hanley.

John Plunkett, Aftercare Coordinator

A retired pastor with 50 years of experience ministering to grieving families through hospice, funeral services and aftercare programs, John has a genuine concern and pastor's heart for helping people who are hurting.

For information on future sessions, follow us on Facebook or check this page.  To receive an announcement email or call 346-2176 to be added to our mailing list.