Arbor Hospice welcomes the Ann Arbor community to its ‘Grief 101’ support group workshop on Monday, Oct. 14 from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at the Malletts Creek Branch of the Ann Arbor District Library, located at 3090 E. Eisenhower Pkwy. In Ann Arbor. This free educational session will provide attendees dealing with the loss of a loved one important resources and information in the grieving process.

‘Grief 101’ explores what is normal during the grief process, along with strategies for coping and suggestions for self-care. The workshop also offers community support and a Q&A session – allowing attendees to ask any question that is on their mind, even if it isn’t covered during the session. Losing a loved one is a unique and difficult experience, and this ‘Grief 101’ support group address the complicated issues someone faces when dealing with a loss of this magnitude.

The not-for-profit’s ‘Grief 101’ is among the many free grief support services Arbor Hospice offers, providing a supportive environment for those struggling to cope with the loss of a loved one. Arbor Hospice’s grief support programs are open to everyone in the community dealing with the loss of a loved one, regardless of whether they received care from Arbor Hospice.

To register for this free workshop, please contact Cindy Palmer at 734-794-5177 or RSVPs are appreciated.

About Arbor Hospice

Arbor Hospice, based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, provides quality, compassionate care for those experiencing life-limiting illnesses throughout Washtenaw County and surrounding communities. A founding member of the NorthStar Care Community, Arbor offers certified community-based and inpatient hospice services and palliative care through NorthStar Palliative Care, as well as grief support services and community education programs. Through other NorthStar Care Community members, Arbor also provides pediatric hospice care and compassionate support services through Jo Elyn Nyman Anchors Programs for Children and education programs for physicians and health care professionals through the NorthStar Institute. The NorthStar Care Community also includes Hospice of Michigan. In total, NorthStar Care Community members serve nearly 5,100 patients annually across Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. For more information, visit or call 888-992-2273.