B-07 Establishing a Successful Grief Ministry in your Parish
This workshop will give the attendee knowledge about setting up a grief ministry in their parish. It will show you the model for a successful ministry. This will include budget, guidelines, models of successful ministries, and framework for the ministry.
Married 50 years, nurse for 35 years, Grief Counselor for 6 years, Grief Minister for 6 years; Trainer with the Oakland Diocese; Trainer and Supervisor for Grief Ministry in the Diaconate Program for Oakland Diocese; Mother of 2 surviving children and 5 grandchildren; Counselor with the Contra Costa Crisis center, Walnut Creek, CA; Hospice educator for Sutter VNA Hospice; Co-author of LIGHTS FOR DARK PLACES, a journey in bereavement; taught grief ministry workshops in Oakland, Sacramento and Phoenix dioceses; Trainer with the National Catholic Ministry for the Bereaved.