Bereavement Support

Did you know? Homeland Hospice offers bereavement support through phone calls, mailings, one-on-one consultations, and support groups.

Our support groups (listed below) offer self-awareness, healing, helping others, a sense of community and coping skills.


Six Week Bereavement Support Groups – held Tuesdays from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Registration is required. Please email Brian Medkeff-Rose or call 717-221-7890.

  • Spring Group – May 2 thru June 6
    – at the Homeland Hospice office, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg
  • Summer Group – July 11 thru August 15 – UMC Church, 135 Simpson Street, Mechanicsburg
  • Fall Group – September 12 thru October 17
    – at the Homeland Hospice office, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg

Understanding Grief…Hope for the Holidays and other Special Days

Join us to explore changes in traditions and develop meaningful rituals. Discuss ways to prepare for special days while avoiding the pitfalls of “what if” thinking. Learn wayss to celebrate joy in the midst of sorrow while remembering your loved one. Open to the community (no registration needed). Each month sessions will focus on different

Workshop is offer at two locations and open to the community (no registration needed).

  • Friday, November 3, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
    – Giant Foods Community Room, 3301 Trindle Rd. Camp Hill
  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 – 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    – Giant Foods Community Room, 2300 Linglestown Rd. Harrisburg

Journey through Grief Series

Open to the community (no registration needed). Each month sessions will focus on different bereavment topics. Presentations are followed by group discussion.

  • First Friday of each month – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
    – Giant Foods Community Room, 3301 Trindle Rd. Camp Hill
  • Second Thursday of each month – 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
    – Giant Foods Community Room, 2300 Linglestown Rd. Harrisburg

Men’s Breakfast – Our Treat!

  • Second Thursday of each month – 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
    – Gordon’s Family Restaurant, 1009 N. Mountain Rd. Harrisburg
    – RSVP by emailing Brian or calling 717-221-7890.

Women’s Soup & Salad Luncheon – Our Treat!

  • Third Friday of each month – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    – Isaac’s Grill, West Shore Plaza
    – RSVP by emailing Leighann or calling 717-221-7890.

All groups are facilitated by Brian Medkeff-Rose, M.Div, M.A., Homeland Hospice Bereavement Counselor. To learn more about our bereavement support, please contact Brian by calling 717-221-7890 or via email.