Tabitha, your answer for Elder Care, offers grief groups, remembrances and hospice volunteer training throughout the month of January in Lincoln, York, Nebraska City, and Grand Island, NE.

MAIN REGION (LINCOLN, NE AND LANCASTER COUNTY)

Grief and support groups will be available throughout the month and open to anyone in the community experiencing loss or needing support and helpful caregiver tips.

  • “Loss of a Loved One Drop-in Grief Group,” held every Monday, 10-11:30 a.m., and every Wednesday, 1:30-3 p.m., at The Harbor Coffeehouse, 1265 S. Cotner Blvd. Call 402.486.8546 for confirmation of dates.
  • “Men’s Drop-in Grief Group,” held every other Friday, 1:30-3 p.m., at Hy-Vee deli, 7151 Stacy Ln. Call 402.486.8546 for confirmation of dates.
  • “Caregiver Drop-in Support Group,” held every third Wednesday of the month, 5-6:30 p.m., at Tabitha The Club—Adult Day Services, 4600 Valley Rd. Care for loved one provided at no charge. Meals are available for $5.
  • Six-week “Growing Through Grief Support Group,” held Wednesday mornings, Jan. 10 – Feb. 14, 10-11:30 a.m., at Tabitha, 4720 Randolph St. To register, please contact Jamie Scott, at 402.486.8546 or email Jamie.Scott@Tabitha.org.

Tabitha also offers hospice volunteer training throughout Lancaster County. Tabitha Hospice volunteers can provide respite care, bereavement support, companionship, light housekeeping, office and clerical support while providing comfort and joy to Tabitha clients. For questions about hospice volunteering, contact Tabitha Hospice at 402.486.8506 or email Hospice.Volunteer@Tabitha.org.

For general questions, please contact Tabitha at 402.486.8520 or 800.418.9335.

CENTRAL REGION (YORK, NE AREA)

A grief support group will be offered at Tabitha’s central regional office, 205 S. Lincoln Ave., Ste. 101, York, Neb., every other Thursday afternoon, 2 p.m. Please register by calling 402.362.7739.

Tabitha is in need of hospice volunteers in this area. Hospice volunteering is a rewarding opportunity that provides respite care, bereavement support, companionship, light housekeeping, office and clerical support while providing comfort and joy to Tabitha clients. For questions or to learn more about hospice volunteering, contact Susan Stearns, Tabitha Hospice volunteer coordinator, at 402.484.9983 or email Susan.Stearns@Tabitha.org .

For general questions, please contact Tabitha at 402.362.7739 or 800.286.9074.

EAST (NEBRASKA CITY, NE AREA) REGION

Tabitha invites you to join the Tabitha Hospice team for a special winter remembrance service to celebrate the life of your loved one and share in the support of our community. The service will be held on Thurs., Jan. 25, 6 p.m., at Faith Baptist Church, 1121 1st Corso St., Nebraska City.

Tabitha is in need of hospice volunteers in this area. Hospice volunteering is a rewarding opportunity that provides respite care, bereavement support, companionship, light housekeeping, office and clerical support while providing comfort and joy to Tabitha clients. For questions or to learn more about hospice volunteering, contact Tabitha Hospice at 402.486.8506 or email Hospice.Volunteer@Tabitha.org.

For general questions, please contact Tabitha at 402.873.7047 or 800.487.3484.

WEST (GRAND ISLAND, NE AREA) REGION

A six-week “Growing Through Grief Support Group” will be held Tuesday afternoons, Jan. 16 – Feb. 20, 1:30 p.m., at United Methodist Church, 1104 A St., Aurora. To register, please call 402.362.7739.

Tabitha is in need of hospice volunteers in this area. Hospice volunteering is a rewarding opportunity that provides respite care, bereavement support, companionship, light housekeeping, office and clerical support while providing comfort and joy to Tabitha clients. For questions or to learn more about hospice volunteering, contact Susan Stearns, Tabitha Hospice volunteer coordinator, at 402.484.9983 or email Susan.Stearns@Tabitha.org .

For general questions, please contact Tabitha at 308.389.6002 or 800.228.0417.