Calendar of Events

Throughout the year, Community VNA offers many health information programs and events including Community Education programs, Continuing Education topics for health care professionals, Bereavement Support sessions, Volunteer Training classes and Free Dental Screening Clinics for older adults. All are free of charge but require pre-registration, as noted.  

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Caregiver Support Group in Norwood, MA
Alzheimer’s & Related Dementias Caregiver Support Group
Grief Support Group
Parkinson’s Disease Support Group
Caregiver Support Group in Mansfield, MA
Caregiver Support Group in Norwood, MA
Caregiver Support Group in Taunton MA

Hospice Volunteer Training Classes – Future dates

Consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer by enrolling in our Volunteer Training classes which are offered periodically. Our 20-hour training program is offered free of charge and held at Community VNA. Hospice volunteers provide support to patients and families who are facing a life-limiting illness.  For more information, contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 800.220.0110, ext. 1371 or volunteer@communityvna.com.

Bereavement Support Program – Future dates

Adult Bereavement Education and Support: A 6-week series
Community VNA sponsors a 6 week, grief education and bereavement support program for adults, which is free and held in the evening at Community VNA.

Pre-registration is required for this free program by contacting the Bereavement Coordinator at 800.220.0110ext. 1372. Learn more at Bereavement & Grief Services at Community VNA.

Kids’ Club
Grief support for children ages 5 through 13, is sponsored by Community VNA. Called Kids’ Club, it’s sponsored free of charge and scheduled periodically throughout the year on Saturday mornings. Contact the Bereavement Coordinator for the date of the next Kids’ Club.

Pre-registration for Kids’ Club is required by calling the Bereavement Coordinator at 508.222.0118 ext. 1372. Learn more at Bereavement & Grief Services at Community VNA

Elder Dental Program –Free Dental Screening Clinics –Future dates

Free Dental Screening Clinics are sponsored annually in the spring and fall by the Elder Dental Program and open to any adult, age 60 or older. Space is limited. To inquire about the next screening date and location contact the Elder Dental Coordinator at 800.220.0118, ext. 1326.

Learn more about Community VNA’s Elder Dental Program.  To see a full calendar of events and recurring events, view the desktop site.

A speaker at a Community VNA
The public is invited to attend Community Health Education programs, presented in our education center which is fully handicapped accessible.

Monthly

Adult Drop-in Grief Support

A grief support group that features a different topic on grieving each month. Meetings held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:00PM. (Group does not meet in August.)
Pre-registration is requested. Please call our Bereavement Coordinator at 800.220.0110 extension 1372 to learn more about grief support programs.

Second Tuesday, 6:30PM - 8:00PM

Meets at Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA  02703

 

Alzheimer’s & Related Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Community VNA provides a monthly support group for caregivers. (Held every month but not August.) Goal is to help you with the challenges of caring for a loved one with dementia. Joyce Colletto, RN, Alzheimer’s Program Liaison will facilitate. Free and open to the public. Please call 800.220.0110 for more information on our Alzheimer's Support Group and Alzheimer's Assistance Program.

First Tuesday, 1:30PM - 2:30PM

Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA  02703

Monthly Caregiver Support Group in Mansfield, MA

Pledge to take care of yourself with support from Mansfield Adult Day Health Center. Meetings are free and open to the public. For information or to register, please call the Support Group Facilitator at 508.339.2119. Drop-ins are also welcome!

Fourth Thursday, 10:00AM - 11:15AM

Mansfield Adult Day Health Center, 300 Branch Street, Mansfield, MA 02048

 

Monthly Caregiver Support Group in Norwood, MA

Pledge to take care of yourself with support from Norwood Adult Day Health Center. Meetings are free and open to the public. For information or to register, please call the Support Group Facilitator at 781-769-4495. Drop-ins are also welcome!

Last Tuesday of every month, 10:00AM - 11:45AM

Norwood Adult Day Health Center, 595 Pleasant Street, Norwood, MA 02062

Monthly Caregiver Support Group in Taunton, MA

Pledge to take care of yourself with support from Harmony Adult Day Health Center. Meetings are free and open to the public. For information or to register, please call the Support Group Facilitator at 508.880.3000. Drop-ins are also welcome!

First Wednesday, 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Harmony Adult Day Health Center, 725A Myles Standish Boulevard, Taunton, MA 02780

 

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Support Group for persons with Parkinson's disease and their caregivers. Meetings include speakers, refreshments, conversation and support. Free and open to the public; no registration required. Please call 800.220.0110 for information.

Second Wednesday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA  02703

 

Periodically Through the Year

Kids’ Club

For children ages 5-13 who are dealing with grief, Community VNA Hospice Care offers a children’s bereavement program. Experienced grief specialists provide a supportive, creative atmosphere for kids to express loss and their feelings. Free and open to the public; pre-registration is required. Please call our Bereavement Coordinator at 800.220.0110 extension 1372 for future dates.

Seasonally on Saturday, 9:30AM - 12:00PM. Dates to be determined.

Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA 02703

 

Adult Grief Education Series

Six week program offering help on the journey towards healing. Free and open to the public; pre-registration is required. Please call our Bereavement Coordinator at 800.220.0110 extension 1372 for upcoming dates.

Two series per year, 7:00PM - 8:30PM

Community VNA, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro MA 02703

 






Hospice Volunteer Training Classes – Future dates

Consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer by enrolling in our Volunteer Training classes which are offered periodically. Our 20-hour traiing program is offered free of charge and held at Community VNA. Hospice volunteers provide support to patients and families who are facing a life-limiting illness.  For more information, contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 800.220.0110, ext. 1371 or volunteer@communityvna.com.



Bereavement Support Program – Future dates

Adult Bereavement Education and Support: A 6-week series
Community VNA sponsors a 6 week, grief education and bereavement support program for adults, which is free and held in the evening at Community VNA.

Pre-registration is required for this free program by contacting the Bereavement Coordinator at 800.220.0110 ext. 1373. Learn more at Bereavement & Grief Services at Community VNA.

Kids’ Club
Grief support for children ages 5 through 13, is sponsored by Community VNA. Called Kids’ Club, it’s sponsored free of charge and scheduled periodically throughout the year on Saturday mornings. Contact us for future dates.

Pre-registration for Kids’ Club is required by calling the Bereavement Coordinator at 508.222.0118 ext. 1373. Learn more at Bereavement & Grief Services at Community VNA



Elder Dental Program –Free Dental Screening Clinics –Future dates

Free Dental Screening Clinics are sponsored by the Elder Dental Program and open to any adult, age 60 or older. Space is limited, pre-registration is required by calling the hosting Council on Aging: 

Learn more about Community VNA’s Elder Dental Program and future screening dates on the What's New page or in the Calendar of Event.

To see a full calendar of events and recurring events, view the desktop site.

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