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Three Support Group Programs Start in September - 8/30/2013

BREMERTON, Wash. – Harrison Medical Center’s Palliative Care team offers support groups four times each year for those who are facing loss, and their next sessions begin Sept. 9.

The Facing Loss: Grief Support Group is a FREE eleven-week support group designed to provide information and support for grieving adults.

Open for registration to anyone who has lost a loved one, the group focuses on the general tasks of grief, considers ways of providing self-care, and creates a safe environment for mutual learning as group members share their experiences of loss.

These three groups will be offered in Poulsbo and Bremerton, at the following dates and times:

  • Mondays, September 9–November 18,10–11:30 am
    Harrison HealthPartners Hematology & Oncology
    19500 10th Ave., NE, Suite 100, Poulsbo
  • Mondays, September 9–November 18, 5:30–7 pm,
    Claremont Senior Living
    2707 Clare Ave., Bremerton
  • Wednesdays, September 11–November 20, 5:30–7 pm,
    Claremont Senior Living
    2707 Clare Ave., Bremerton


To register, or for more information, contact Nani Baran, bereavement coordinator, at 360-744-5616 or nani.baran@harrisonmedical.org.

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Harrison Medical Center is a nonprofit healthcare organization offering medical, surgical, and emergency services at five locations--Bremerton, Silverdale, Port Orchard, Belfair, and Poulsbo--to serve the Kitsap and Olympic peninsulas. We are part of the Franciscan Health System family of services. To learn about Harrison's many healthcare services, call 866-844-WELL or visit www.harrisonmedical.org. To learn more about Franciscan, visit www.fhshealth.org.