Community Education

Help yourself, your loved ones and your community learn about their options for care.

We’re dedicated to providing education to our community about hospice care, palliative care, and a variety of other subjects, issues, and questions for those facing chronic, serious or life-limiting illness. We provide educational programs to increase awareness of health care choices, improve quality of life, and plan for life’s uncertainties.

We are a resource for you.

Please join us at one of our events or schedule a presentation for your church, group, or organization to learn more about how we can support you and your loved ones. Contact us here to get started!

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March 2019

Volunteer Orientation – New Hanover

March 4 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dr. Robert M. Fales Hospice Pavilion, 1406 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
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YOU can be the difference in the lives of patients and families facing end of life. This orientation is scheduled for three sessions: March 4, 6 and 8 from 9 am-1pm. Volunteers are required to attend all three dates to complete training. Every day, Lower Cape Fear Hospice volunteers make a difference in the lives of patients and families facing life-limiting illness. By providing companionship or respite, running errands, taking care of beloved pets, mowing a lawn, planning a life…

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Caregiver Essentials – Horry

March 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
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Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

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Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
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In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

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April 2019

Volunteer Training – Pender

April 1 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
LCFH Pender Office, 209-A NC Hwy 117 N. Bypass
Burgaw, NC 28425 United States
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YOU can be the difference in the lives of patients and families facing end of life. This orientation is scheduled for three sessions: April 1, 2 and 5 from 9 am-1pm. Volunteers are required to attend all three dates to complete training. Every day, Lower Cape Fear Hospice volunteers make a difference in the lives of patients and families facing life-limiting illness. By providing companionship or respite, running errands, taking care of beloved pets, mowing a lawn, planning a life…

Find out more »

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

April 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

May 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

May 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Volunteer Orientation – New Hanover

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dr. Robert M. Fales Hospice Pavilion, 1406 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

YOU can be the difference in the lives of patients and families facing end of life. This orientation is scheduled for four class room sessions: May 6, 8, 13 and 15 from 6-8 pm. Volunteers are required to attend all four dates to complete training. Four hours of online instruction will also be required. from 9 am-1pm. Every day, Lower Cape Fear Hospice volunteers make a difference in the lives of patients and families facing life-limiting illness. By providing companionship…

Find out more »

Volunteer Open House – Onslow

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
LCFH Onslow, 2424 Commerce Drive
Jacksonville, NC United States
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Come learn about our Volunteer Opportunities and how to get involved! Our volunteers play a crucial role in providing excellent care and support to our patients and families through companionship, running errands, planning celebrations, assisting with bucket lists, and many other service opportunities. They also support our mission by providing administrative and fundraising/event assistance.As a volunteer, your time and talent make a positive and immediate impact in our community. For more information, call our volunteer department at 910-796-7900.

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

May 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

June 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

June 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

June 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

Volunteer Open House – Bladen/Columbus

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Angel House Hospice Care Center, 206 Warrior Trail Road
Whiteville, NC 28472 United States
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Come learn about our Volunteer Opportunities and how to get involved! Our volunteers play a crucial role in providing excellent care and support to our patients and families through companionship, running errands, planning celebrations, assisting with bucket lists, and many other service opportunities. They also support our mission by providing administrative and fundraising/event assistance.As a volunteer, your time and talent make a positive and immediate impact in our community. For more information, call our volunteer department at 910-796-7900.

Find out more »

July 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

July 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

August 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

September 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »

Begin the Conversation Clinic – Wilmington

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Phillips LifeCare & Counseling Center, 1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401 United States
+ Google Map

In life we plan for everything...except for what happens if we are sick or injured and can't speak for ourselves. This free one-hour clinic, offered the third Friday of each month, helps participants do just that. These workshops, which are open to everyone in all stages of life, will provide information and resources to think about and plan for future healthcare decisions. Needed state forms will be available to document your healthcare wishes. The goal of Begin the Conversation clinics…

Find out more »

October 2019

Caregiver Essentials – Horry

October 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

LCFH Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court
Myrtel Beach, SC United States
+ Google Map

Being a caregiver can be a daunting task. Our Caregiver Essentials will arm you with skills and knowledge to help you tackle the everyday challenges of caring for your loved one at home. Our classroom and simulation room training will teach you essential basics of Activities of Daily Living: • Changing a bed with someone in it • Transferring from bed to bedside commode • Giving a bed bath • Performing Oral Care to Promote Wellness • Providing Skin Care…

Find out more »
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