(LOUISVILLE, ELIZABETHTOWN, CAMPBELLSVILLE & BOWLING GREEN, KY; NEW ALBANY & JASPER, IN) - With the isolation brought on by COVID-19, surviving family members and others connected to victims of sudden death, including homicide, suicide, line of duty, overdose or accident, need support more than ever. That’s why the Hosparus Health Grief Counseling Center will host “Hope & Healing,” a celebration of life and art-making workshop, on Sunday, April 11, at 4 p.m. Due to current pandemic restrictions, the event will be held virtually on Facebook and YouTube.
Hope and Healing promotes a space of healing with readings, music and messages honoring and celebrating the lives of those who died. During the program, speakers will share how they have coped, continued moving forward and found hope after experiencing sudden and tragic loss.
Families are encouraged to submit their loved ones’ names at http://bit.ly/HopeandHealing2021 by April 7 to have them included in the remembrance. After the main program, viewers are invited stay for a guided art activity on how to create a memorial.
A limited number of art materials for the memorial display will be available for pickup on Saturday, April 10, from noon to 3 p.m. EST at the following locations:
- Muhammad Ali Center, 144 N Sixth St., Louisville, Ky. 40202
- Hosparus Health Louisville, 6200 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, Ky. 40205
- Hosparus Health Southern Indiana, 502 Hausfeldt Lane, New Albany, Ind. 47150
- Hosparus Health Central Kentucky, 105 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown, Ky. 42702
- Hosparus Health Barren River, 101 Riverwood Ave., Suite B, Bowling Green, Ky. 42103
- Hosparus Health Green River, 295 Campbellsville Bypass, Suite 5, Campbellsville, Ky.
For more information, contact the Hosparus Health Grief Counseling Center at 502-456-5451 or 888-345-8197.
The event presented in collaboration with Muhammad Ali Center and the Kentucky Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
About Hosparus Health
Since 1978, Hosparus Health, a fully accredited not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization, has provided medical care, grief counseling, symptom and medication management and more for people facing serious and chronic illnesses in 41 counties in Kentucky and Indiana. Hosparus Health is one of the nation’s largest hospice and palliative care providers with over 600 employees and more than 700 volunteers?. In 2019, the organization cared for 8,800 patients and families. Visit www.HosparusHealth.org for more information or call 800-264-0521.