Press Releases & Announcements

Workshop to Focus on Grief Associated with Mother's Day

Thursday, April 22, 2010 - Danbury, CT

For some people when their mother has died, Mother’s Day can be a very lonely time. To help adults experiencing the loss of their mother, Healing Hearts will offer the workshop “Mother’s Day When Your Mother Has Died” on May 5, 2010 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. The workshop is offered at no cost and will take place at The Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children & Families at 73 Stadley Rough Road in Danbury, Connecticut. Participants will find insight and learn strategies to cope during Mother’s Day.

The workshop facilitator is Sherry Renne, MSW, a facilitator at The Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children & Families. She earned a master’s in social work from Fordham University and has experience providing trauma-focused treatment for individuals and families.

The Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children & Families, a program of Regional Hospice, offers numerous support groups, workshops and programs to the public free of cost throughout the year. For more information or to participate in the upcoming workshop, please call Healing Hearts at (203) 792-4422. To find out more about Regional Hospice, visit

The Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children & Families is a program of Regional Hospice. The agency’s Caring Continuum--CARES at Home, Hospice, and Healing Hearts--provides care, comfort and compassion for those touched by life-limiting illness and loss. Regional Hospice serves the towns of Danbury, Ridgefield, Redding, New Milford, New Fairfield, Sherman, Wilton, Bethel, Newtown, Brookfield and Southbury, offering patients and families help with any stage of end-of-life care. Regional Hospice is an affiliate of Danbury Health Systems.