Compassus Springfield To Host Grief Support Group

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Compassus program serving Springfield and surrounding communities is hosting a Life After Loss support group this fall. The support group is open to all grieving adults who have experienced a loss and will meet for five weeks on Thursday evenings, beginning Oct. 1 through Nov. 5, 2015. Group meetings will provide a place for those grieving a loss to connect with others, learn about the grief process and explore ways to cope and heal.

WHAT:       Life After Loss Grief Support Group
WHEN:      October 1 – November 5, 2015. Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
WHERE:   Compassus – Springfield
                      1465 E. Primrose
Springfield, Mo

Compassus Bereavement Coordinator Kole Carter, BS, MS, LPC, will host the four week sessions. To register or for additional information, please call (417) 890-3799.

About Compassus Compassus is a nationwide network of community-based hospice programs and palliative care services. Based in Nashville, Tenn., the company opened its first hospice in 1979 and today operates more than 90 programs in 25 states across the U.S. The mission of Compassus is to honor life and offer hope to individuals facing serious or terminal illness by supporting them with a common culture focused on three core values: Compassion, Integrity, and Excellence. Compassus employs more than 2,500 colleagues who provide a range of hospice and palliative services and other resources to benefit patients and families. Our primary goals are to provide the highest quality hospice and palliative care in every community in which we operate and to be the employer of choice. For more information please visit, follow the company on Facebook or call (877) 377-1607.

Media Contact:     Carol Fite Lynn Compassus Public Relations and Marketing Content Specialist 615-480-0335