Bereavement Workshop offered
November 10th (part I - St Joseph the Worker in Berkeley)
November 17th (part II - Cathedral Conference Center, Oakland)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm, both sessions
This is a practical workshop – it will train a parish team to be a source of education, comfort and support to those who have suffered a loss.
Cost is $25/person - parish 'team discounts' are available. To keep costs down, please bring a sack lunch (you will have a ‘working lunch’).
Space is limited - please register early
The workshop will be led by Sandy Heinisch. With extensive experience as a grief minister/counselor and trainer with the National Catholic Ministry to the Bereaved, Sandy is also a trained nurse (35 years) and nursing instructor (over 20 years). Married for nearly 50 years, she is a mother with two surviving children and five grandchildren.
Further information / to register, please contact Ed Hopfner, Coordinator for Marriage and Family Life, Diocese of Oakland, firstname.lastname@example.org / 510-267-8392 - or - contact Sandy at email@example.com