UPMC Passavant Hosts Bereavement Support Group
WHAT: UPMC Passavant
in conjunction with the UPMC Palliative and Supportive Institute
will offer a bereavement support group for six consecutive weeks. Each participant will receive a bereavement workbook. It is recommended that participants join the group three months after loss. This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required by Monday, March 5. To register, call 412-748-5899.
WHY: UPMC understands the challenges their patients and family members face when dealing with the loss of a loved one. Attendees listen and offer support to each other. All information will be kept confidential.
WHEN: 4 to 5:30 p.m., Thursdays, March 8 through April 12
Upon arrival, enter through the CANCER CENTER doors. Take the elevator to ground floor. When the elevator doors open, you will see the conference room directly in front of you (room #G585).Note to Media:
To cover this event, pre-arrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-586-9762 or StanleySL@upmc.edu