Calendar of Events
Hospice events are free and open to the public. Please register for Education and Group events. Call the office at (360) 452-1511 if you have any questions.
Living Alone Now Workshop Series: Self-Care
June 25, 2019 –
June 25: Self-Care (Debbie Smith, Rev. Maggie Bourne-Raiswell)
Our Recurring Events
Jan 1st: Polar Bear Dip, Hollywood Beach, Port Angeles, WA
August 15-18: Booth at Clallam County Fair, Clallam County Fairgrounds, Port Angeles, WA
August 24: Olympic Peninsula Air Affaire, with the RC Club, Sequim Valley Airport, Sequim, WA
December: VHOCC Holiday Luncheon & Annual Business Meeting
TBD: Annual Remembrance Ceremony, Port Angeles
Sponsored Events, in our Behalf
May: Louella Gebhardt Memorial Golf Classic, Grandview Golf Course, Burch Bay WA
May 12-19: Esprit Gala, Port Angeles, WA
August: GWTA TaZ Run and Camp Out
September 28: Sequim Bay Yacht Club “Reach and Row for Hospice”, Sequim, WA
Community & Volunteer Orientations
Informational orientations on Volunteer Hospice and how to become a volunteer. Held in Sequim the first Thursday of every month from 11 AM – noon and in Port Angeles the first Friday of every month from 10 – 11 AM. Call the Volunteer Services Manager at 360-775-7806.
Community Education and Volunteer Training (CEVT)
6 classes, 2 hours per class, twice yearly, usually in the spring in Sequim and in the fall in Port Angeles. Registration required. Check the calendar or call the Hospice office for dates at 360-452-1511.
Board of Directors (BOD) Meetings
2nd Tuesday of the month at 10:00 AM in Port Angeles.
Community Outreach Committee (COC) Meetings
1st Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM. Location: On the odd-numbered months the meeting will be in the Port Angeles Office. On the even-numbered months the meeting will be in the Carlsborg office. Dark July.
Living Alone Now: Practical Advice
Workshops focus on practical aspects of life, after the loss of a spouse or partner. Topics may include financial management, insurance (health, home, life), long-term care and in-home help, home and auto maintenance, fraud prevention and consumer protection, shopping and cooking for one, and self-care. Registration required. Check the calendar or call the Hospice office at 360-452-1511 for dates and location.
Port Angeles Grief Support Series
Several weekly sessions, in a structured group, 3 times a year, at the Port Angeles Hospice House ~ 810 S. Albert St (behind the VHOCC office on 8th St). Tuesdays, 2:00 – 3:30 PM. Registration required. Check the calendar or call the Hospice office at 360-452-1511.
Sequim Grief Support Series
Several weekly sessions, in a structured group,3 times a year, at Trinity United Methodist Church ~ 100 S. Blake Ave in Sequim. Mondays, 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Registration required. Check the calendar or call the Hospice office at 360-452-1511.
Port Angeles Check-in Support Group
1st Tuesday of each month from 6:30 – 8:00 PM at the Hospice House in Port Angeles for those who have completed any Grief Support Series with Volunteer Hospice.
Sequim Check-in Support Groups
Sack Lunch on the 3rd Monday of each month at 1:00 PM at Trinity United Methodist Church in Sequim for those who have completed any Grief Support Series with Volunteer Hospice. As of January 2019, this group is closed to new participants.
Follow-up group on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 10:30 am at Trinity United Methodist Church in Sequim for those who have completed any Grief Support Series with Volunteer Hospice. New group open to new participants.
Compassionate Friends Grief Support Group
Assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and provides information to help others be supportive. Grief support group meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Landing Mall in Port Angeles (115 E Railroad Ave, 2nd floor, Banquet Room, Suite 205). Not sponsored by VHOCC. Contact 360-797-3205 or [email protected] or on the national Facebook page TCFUSA.