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I attended one of your caregiver workshops, and the information I received has been invaluable. Not only that, but it was wonderful to talk with others who are also caring for an aging parent.

— "Caring for Those You Care About" Workshop Participant

Upcoming Events


Grief Support Group - San Francisco

This group is suitable for anyone who has suffered a loss, regardless of age, faith, or relation to your loved one.

Explore the emotional, spiritual, and psychological aspects of the grieving process in a safe and supportive environment. This eight-week series is facilitated by professional grief counselors.

When: Consecutive Weds., beginning June 1, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Where: JFCS, 2150 Post Street, San Francisco
Cost: $100 fee is suggested, scholarships are available for those in need. Parking is also available.

To learn more or to register please call: 415-449-3777 or email: Preregistration and an interview are required for participation.


Let's Keep Talking About...Love and Grief: Music and Words of Inspiration - San Francisco

Please join us at our continuing Palliative Care Lecture series, with an outstanding evening of music and spoken words that are inspired by the realms of love and loss, while soothing aches of heart and soul. 

When: Wed., Jun. 8
6:00 - 6:30pm: Reception and Refreshments
6:30pm - 8:30pm: Program
Where: JFCS, 2150 Post Street, San Francisco
Suggested Donation: $20

As space is limited, please register in advance.

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 Dementia Awareness: A Path for Families

A diagnosis of dementia can be overwhelming for families as they search for information, resources, and support. Please join us for this enlightening panel discussion that will give you the knowledge and help you need to navigate the path as you move forward.

An esteemed panel of Bay Area experts will address: how to recognize the signs of dementia, understanding symptoms and behaviors, and accessing resources and support for caregivers.

When: Thu., Jun. 9, 4;15 - 6:00pm
Where:  Belevedere Tiburon Library, 1501 Tiburon Blvd., Tiburon
Cost: Free

Please RSVP in advance at 415-449-3777 or


Everything You Wanted to Know About Palliative Care - in Sonoma County

What is palliative care? Who does it serve? How is it accessed? How is it different from hospice or end-of-life care?

This informative panel discussion, featuring experts in Palliative and End-of-life Care, will explore the questions that people living with serious illness face when hoping to maintain quality of life, or when starting to prepare for the end of life. This program is open to all community members, Healthcare professionals, students in healthcare related fields and those looking to learn more about Palliative Care.  

When: Mon., Jun. 13; 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Where: Person's Senior Center, Person's Auditorium (Finley Center) - 2060 W College Ave., Santa Rosa
Cost: FREE

Light refreshments will be provided.

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Death Café – Palo Alto

At a Death Cafe, people – often strangers – gather to drink tea, enjoy snacks, and discuss death. Death Cafe offers everyone a chance to share ideas, opinions, and questions about death in a supportive and safe environment. 

We are pleased to host this event in our Palo Alto office in collaboration with Mission Hospice & Home Care.

When: Wed., Jun. 15, 2016; 6:30 - 8:30pm
Where: JFCS Palo Alto office, 200 Channing Avenue, Palo Alto
Cost: Free

Please RSVP in advance to: Susan Barber at 650-532-2396 or