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The Emotions of Grief: Loneliness & Guilt

THE EMOTIONS OF GRIEF: LONELINESS AND GUILT Public Information Evening James Reid Funeral Home Nancy Hancock November 4, 2019 The death of a loved family member or friend brings a flood of fe...
By Nancy Hancock
Monday, November 4, 2019

Holidays and Annual Reminders

HOLIDAYS AND ANNUAL REMINDERS James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program October 7, 2019 Therese Barrett Summer has come to an end and AUTUMN ushers in the HOLIDAY SEASON. Some of us...
By Therese Barrett
Monday, October 7, 2019

The Seasons of Grief

THE SEASONS OF GRIEF James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program September 9, 2019 Nancy Hancock I know that each one of you has come tonight because you are mourning the loss of a l...
By Nancy Hancock
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The Emotions of Grief: Anxiety, Anger & Depression

THE EMOTIONS OF GRIEF The James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program April 1, 2019 Nancy A. Hancock   Listen to this quote by an unknown author: “Grief never ends…But it change...
By Nancy Hancock
Monday, April 1, 2019

Self-Care and Coping Strategies in Grief

Self Care and Coping Strategies The James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program March 4, 2019 Discussion Leader: Sarah Reid Hedberg   “What have you done for me lately?” Janet Ja...
By Sarah Reid Hedberg
Monday, March 4, 2019

Changing Relationships in Grief

      CHANGING RELATIONSHIPS IN GRIEF Dorothy Messenger James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program Kingston ON February 6, 2017   There is no doubt that after...
By Dorothy Messenger
Monday, February 4, 2019

Rituals and Remembering in Grief

  Rituals & Remembering in Grief The James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program Monday, January 7, 2019, 7 pm Sarah Reid Hedberg   A sense of confusion and loss of con...
By Sarah Reid Hedberg
Monday, January 7, 2019

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Religion? "Open," just like my funeral

This Christmas Eve saw me sitting on the couch beside my mother-in-law with laptop open, planning her funeral. She lives in Ohio, has pancreatic cancer, and just moved to an Assisted Living residen...

Holidays & Annual Reminders

HOLIDAYS AND ANNUAL REMINDERS James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program November 5, 2018, 7pm Nancy A. Hancock Here it is already November. One month ago we celebrated Thanksgiving,...

Celebrations of Life

What Exactly Is a Celebration of Life? I was recently asked this by a family member at our funeral home, James Reid’s.  It was in the context of reviewing the first anniversary of her father’...

Making Decisions in Grief

Making Decisions in Grief   The James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program Monday, October 1st, 2018, 7 pm     Sarah Reid Hedberg   Thoughts While Lying i...

Living With Loneliness

Living With Loneliness The James Reid Funeral Home Bereavement Support Program Monday, September 10th, 2018, 7 pm Nancy Hancock   This is the first of our season of Public Information Ev...

Living Life, & Death, Online

It's nice to have a real person on the other end of the phone when you have a question. It's great to sit down with an expert when searching Google has left us confused. But to HAVE to speak to a p...