The Bellevue Hospital, in
association with Stein Hospice, Auxter Funeral
Homes, and Foos & Foos Funeral Service, is sponsors
a six-week adult supportive/educational group
offering comfort to those who have suffered the loss
of an adult loved one.
The Serenity Seekers bereavement support group meets
twice a year for six consecutive weeks, in the East
Conference Room. Call for dates and times of the
In November, the group meets for one two-hour
session entitled “Hope for the Holidays.”
Stein Hospice adult bereavement coordinators conduct
the classes. Anyone in the community who has
suffered the loss of an adult loved one is welcome
to attend and join with others who are grieving.
This service is completely free of charge to all
The sessions focus on helping the bereaved
understand and move forward in the grief process, by
facilitating their expression and identification of
thoughts and feelings in the grief process;
identifying, developing and utilizing healthy coping
mechanisms; helping with problem solving around
adjustment issues; addressing emotional, cognitive,
physical, social and spiritual grief reactions and
concerns; and assisting the bereaved to adapt to an
environment without the deceased with guidance to
experience a transformed relationship with them.
For additional information or to register for the
next six-week session, contact the Stein Hospice
Bereavement Department at 419.625.5269, or
1.800.625.5269. Ask for Hope Seavers.