Recurring Event *VIRTUAL* Death Café

*VIRTUAL* Death Café

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

*VIRTUAL* Author Series: Maryanne O’Hara, Little Matches

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Maryanne O’Hara is the author, most recently, of LITTLE MATCHES, A MEMOIR OF GRIEF AND LIGHT, published by HarperCollins in April. LITTLE MATCHES is inspired by a blog that Maryanne […]

*VIRTUAL* New to grief workshop

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An introduction to grief, this free workshop will offer an overview of what to expect in the grief process, including tips for proactive coping. Facilitated by Christine Kovach, LCSW, Bereavement […]

*VIRTUAL* Conversation with Wendy Figone: Extreme Self-Care

Join Wendy in this conversation about extreme self-care through the lens of self-compassion and embodiment work (self myofascial release). Wendy will offer tools and ideas that people can use immediately. […]

*VIRTUAL* Workshop: Grief and Complex Relationships

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Has someone with whom you had a complicated, conflicted, difficult, or estranged relationship died? Are you grappling with how to grieve - or whether to grieve at all? Do you […]

*VIRTUAL* Workshop: The Many Griefs of COVID

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Due to COVID, our losses are vast: loved ones and our lives with them, face-to-face connection, how we live and work and go to school. The list drags on. With […]

The Final Curtain: A Virtual Open-Mic on Death, Dying, & Grief

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The Final Curtain is a death, dying, and grief themed open-mic night. In supportive company we’ll explore how creative expression uplifts those of us who live with experiences of death […]

*VIRTUAL* New to Grief workshop

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When someone experiences a loss, their grief can overwhelm them with strong and conflicting emotions. Some may feel drowned in sorrow, while others feel numb and removed from daily life. Grief can make it difficult to carry on with day-to-day tasks or relate to others. While many think of grief only over the death of […]

*VIRTUAL* National Sibling Day: Sibling Loss Gathering

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National Sibling Day can be challenging for bereaved siblings. You are not forgotten. We invite you to connect with other bereaved siblings, share your memories of your siblings, and reflect on your grief. To learn more, contact Christine Kovach at 650.554.1000.

National Healthcare Decisions Day

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In honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16, we want to celebrate the reasons WHY you decided to have ‘the conversation’ about your advance care plan. Advance care […]

*VIRTUAL* Take Charge! Advance Care Planning Movie and Panel Discussion

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This one-hour filmed presentation of our popular workshop – “Take Charge! Advance Care Planning Tips” – is presented by Mary Matthiesen of Mission Hospice, Christina Irving of Family Caregiver Alliance, and Gwen Harris of Seniors At Home. The film will be followed by a one-hour panel discussion and Q&A on advanced care planning. Advance care […]

*VIRTUAL* Take Charge! Advance Care Planning Tips

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Get the health care you want based on what matters most. This webinar will discuss how to talk about your wishes for care with the important people in your life, […]

*VIRTUAL* Movies@Mission Hospice: Lives Well Lived

Grab your popcorn and beverage of choice and join us for a screening of the documentary Lives Well Lived! This award-winning film celebrates the incredible wit, wisdom, and life experiences […]

*VIRTUAL* Caregivers Caring for Themselves – A panel discussion

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Caregiving can be physically and emotionally demanding and exhausting. Additionally, COVID-19 has resulted in many caregivers caring for someone at home, without their pre-pandemic support networks. Whether you are taking […]

That’s Amore!

Peninsula Italian American Social Club 100 N. B Street, San Mateo, CA

We’re going live with a tribute to the King of Cool himself! Ticket sales are now closed, but you may add yourself to the waitlist by calling Cathy McDermott at […]

Recurring Event *VIRTUAL* Death Café

*VIRTUAL* Death Café

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

*VIRTUAL* Death over Drafts with Hospice Nurse Gabby Jimenez

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Join this interactive & informal community, hosted by Reimagine, to spark compassion, curiosity, & connection with special guest: Gabrielle Jimenez, LVN, CHPLN. Gather for inspired conversation & support around end […]

*VIRTUAL* Game Night: The Death Deck

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Come play the card game that lets you explore the “taboo” topic we’re often afraid to discuss. The Death Deck’s cards are filled with a sense of humor to ease […]

Drumming circle for grief

A drumming circle invites us to find wholeness in our grief journey through a creative, musical experience. Grief lives in the body, and drumming can release stress, offering a healing […]

*VIRTUAL* Movies @Mission: Speaking Grief

Moving away from the idea that grief is a problem that needs to be “fixed,” Speaking Grief validates the experience of grievers and guides those wishing to support them. There […]

*VIRTUAL* Breathwork Workshop for Self-Soothing

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Breathwork is a powerful tool for releasing feelings of grief, sorrow, stress, depression, and anxiety, strengthening the lungs, and connecting with a deep sense of peace. Let’s give our lungs […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

Mission Hospice Auxiliary Fall Gala

Crowne Plaza Foster City 1221 Chess Drive, Foster City, CA

We are thrilled to return to an in-person event this year! Our annual fall gala will be at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Foster City on Saturday, October 22, 2022. […]

*VIRTUAL* Senior Care and Life Planning Virtual Seminar

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You have the right to make decisions about your care, but making a plan can be complicated. A plan allows you to take charge of the kind of care you want. The […]

“Smiles from Heaven” Comedy Showcase Benefit

Manor Houe, Twin Pines Park 10 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont, CA

Tut’n Comedy presents “Smiles from Heaven” Comedy Showcase to benefit Mission House Manor House, Twin Pines Park, Belmont Saturday, November 5, 2-4pm   

$30

*VIRTUAL* New to Grief workshop

Virtual Event Virtual Event

When someone experiences a loss, their grief can overwhelm them with strong and conflicting emotions. Some may feel drowned in sorrow, while others feel numb and removed from daily life. […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe

Virtual Event Virtual Event

At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

Giving Tuesday

Every day, Mission Hospice helps people think about what matters most to them. Our personalized care and support, tailored to patients’ needs and wishes, enable families to make the most […]

SoulCollage for the Grieving Heart, with guest facilitator Robin Modlin

Mission Hospice Peninsula Office 66 Bovet Rd., San Mateo, CA

Robin Modlin, MA is an artist, SoulCollage® facilitator and creator of participatory healing arts projects. She was awarded the 2004 Society for the Arts in Healthcare Blair Sadler award for […]

Worldwide Candle Lighting

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 301 Burlingame Ave., Burlingame, CA

Come together for an uplifting community memorial celebration. We invite you to join us -- come alone or bring a friend or family member. Registration encouraged, but not required. All […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe in partnership with BACC

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe

Virtual Event Virtual Event

At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

*VIRTUAL* Movies @Mission: Living with Dying

What does it feel like to discover you have a life-limiting diagnosis? How do you care for someone you love who is dying and how do you make the right […]

44th Anniversary Celebration

Peninsula Golf & Country Club 701 Madera Drive, San Mateo, CA

Tickets are on sale now for our 44th anniversary celebration, where we honor the volunteers, donors, staff, and community partners of Mission Hospice & Home Care. Sunday, January 29, 2-5pm […]

New Volunteer Information Meeting

Mission Hospice Peninsula Office 66 Bovet Rd., San Mateo, CA

Interested in volunteering with our patients? Here’s your chance to find out more and sign up for our February and March 2023 training. Please contact Volunteer Services Director Craig Schroeder […]

New Volunteer Information Meeting

Mission Hospice Peninsula Office 66 Bovet Rd., San Mateo, CA

Interested in volunteering with our patients? Here’s your chance to find out more and sign up for our February and March 2023 training. Please contact Volunteer Services Director Craig Schroeder […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

An Intro to Palliative & Hospice Care

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Hospice has been part of the medical system in the US since the mid 1970s, yet there is still so much misinformation and misunderstanding about palliative and hospice care and […]

Tome Cargo! Planificacion del Cuidado en Avance

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Tome Cargo! Obtenga la atención médica que desea en función de lo que más importa. Este seminario web analiza cómo hablar sobre sus deseos de atención con las personas importantes […]

*VIRTUAL* Death Cafe

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At a Death Café, anyone can participate! We gather in a virtual environment, to openly and tenderly talk about death and dying. The conversation is facilitated and is a completely […]

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