Caring Connections to Present Program on Honoring Memory of Deceased Loved Ones

Caring Connections to Present Program on Honoring Memory of Deceased Loved Ones

Apr 14, 2008 9:00 AM

People who have lost a friend or family member will have an opportunity to gather for a presentation on grief and commemorate the memory of their loved one at the annual Seeds of Remembrance program. Sponsored by Caring Connections: A Hope and Comfort in Grief Program, Seeds of Remembrance will take place on Tuesday, May 13 at 7 p.m. in the University of Utah College of Nursing auditorium, 10 South 2000 East in Salt Lake City.

Gloria Horsley, Ph.D., and Heidi Horsley, Ph.D., co-hosts of the syndicated radio show “Healing the Grieving Heart” are the featured speakers and will address the topic of helping families continue bonds after loss.

Seeds of Remembrance is free and open to the public. For additional information, please call (801) 585-9522. This event is generously supported by the Clark L. Tanner Foundation.

Founded in 1997, Caring Connections is a joint program between the University of Utah College of Nursing and University Health Care. Caring Connections’ purpose is to help individuals suffering due to the loss of a loved one. The program provides bereavement support groups, literature, and special seminars for the community as well as training for grief group facilitators. For more information, visit the Web site: www.nurs.utah.edu/caringconnections.

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Media Contacts

Kathie Supiano
Director, Caring Connections ,
Phone: (801) 581-2322
Email: katherine.supiano@hsc.utah.edu

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