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Through Oct. 21 — Hospice of Santa Barbara Offers Men a Welcoming Place to Gain the Strength and Courage to Express Grief

Through Oct. 21 — Hospice of Santa Barbara Offers Men a Welcoming Place to Gain the Strength and Courage to Express Grief

SANTA BARBARA — Coping with the death of a spouse, family member or close friend is difficult but even more challenging is processing through your grief while feeling like you have to deal with it in the stereotypical way men do – often by “toughening up” and not showing emotion. No one should ever...
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Heroes in our Community Celebrated at Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara Luncheon at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Coral Casino

Heroes in our Community Celebrated at Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara Luncheon at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Coral Casino

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara is proud and privileged to celebrate the 2017 Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara “Jewels by the Sea” at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Coral Casino. This year, the organization will honor the Flower Empower program of the Dream Foundation; Ridley-Tree Cancer Center; and Charles Zimmer—longtime past executive...
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‘Round Up’ Your Purchases through Sept. 10 to Support Hospice of Santa Barbara

‘Round Up’ Your Purchases through Sept. 10 to Support Hospice of Santa Barbara

SANTA BARBARA — Whether your latest renovation project involves giving your living space new flooring, plumbing facilities or just a simple paint job, your home improvement purchases can help benefit significant programs in your community. Through Sept. 10, shoppers can round up their purchases at the Santa Barbara Home Improvement Center to support Hospice...
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Commentary: Anticipatory Grief is an Often Overlooked Emotional Stage

Commentary: Anticipatory Grief is an Often Overlooked Emotional Stage

Anticipatory grief can be as painful and challenging as the grief felt after the death of a loved one SANTA BARBARA —  Those of us who have a loved one who is seriously ill or elderly may show specific symptoms of anticipatory grief. This can also apply to any anticipated death, including worrying about someone...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Applauds Prince Harry, Sheryl Sandberg, others for Sharing Their Stories of Loss and Grief

Hospice of Santa Barbara Applauds Prince Harry, Sheryl Sandberg, others for Sharing Their Stories of Loss and Grief

SANTA BARBARA — Prince Harry was at the vulnerable age of 12 when he lost his beloved mother, Princess Diana, in a car accident. Prince Harry recently admitted to “hiding his head in the sand,” refusing to allow himself to think of his mom. He said that in his early 20’s, he was very close...
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June 20 — Death and Cupcakes

June 20 — Death and Cupcakes

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara welcomes you to join a discussion about death and the celebration of life in a comfortable and welcoming setting. This gathering is a group-directed discussion of end-of-life issues; not a support group or an education seminar. The aim is to talk openly about death, enhance life, and...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Supports Emotional Health of Local First Responders, Care Professionals

Hospice of Santa Barbara Supports Emotional Health of Local First Responders, Care Professionals

SANTA BARBARA — No one is more exposed to the brutality and sadness of death and dying than first responders and other care professionals whose daily work involves the sick, dying and bereaved. The repeated exposure to trauma combined with a culture of avoiding conversations about death can take a toll, which is where Hospice...
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May 16 — Death and Cupcakes

May 16 — Death and Cupcakes

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara welcomes you to join a discussion about death and the celebration of life in a comfortable and welcoming setting. This gathering is a group-directed discussion of end-of-life issues; not a support group or an education seminar. The aim is to talk openly about death, enhance life, and...
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March 21 — Hospice of Santa Barbara Introduces: Death & Cupcakes

March 21 — Hospice of Santa Barbara Introduces: Death & Cupcakes

SANTA BARBARA — The topic of death seems to be a cultural taboo in the United States and Hospice of Santa Barbara aims to change that. “It does seem counterproductive for us to ignore when we consider that death is something that each of us will experience,” said David Selberg, CEO of Hospice of...
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Through Jan. 24 — Art Exhibit ‘Brings Art’ of late John Schlesinger to Hospice of Santa Barbara continues

Through Jan. 24 — Art Exhibit ‘Brings Art’ of late John Schlesinger to Hospice of Santa Barbara continues

SANTA BARBARA —Hospice of Santa Barbara is honored to have the artwork of the late John Schlesinger on display at the Leigh Block Gallery — located within Hospice of Santa Barbara, 2050 Alameda Padre Serra, Suite #100, Santa Barbara — through Jan, 24 2017. HSB welcomed the community to an open house reception for...
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Santa Barbara Museum of Art to present ‘Before I Die’ wall through Oct. 23

Santa Barbara Museum of Art to present ‘Before I Die’ wall through Oct. 23

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara, in collaboration with the Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA), seeks to help bring death to life with a “Before I Die” wall, inspired by artist Candy Chang’s first installation on the side of an abandoned house in her neighborhood in New Orleans in 2011. This first local installation of...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Presents Fourth Annual Heroes of Hospice Awards and this Year’s Recipients on Sept. 7

Hospice of Santa Barbara Presents Fourth Annual Heroes of Hospice Awards and this Year’s Recipients on Sept. 7

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara will recognize its 2016 Heroes of Hospice in three categories: Partnership, Legacy and Volunteer. Each year, HSB honors the outstanding community volunteers and supporters who play a vital role in its mission to provide care for anyone experiencing the impact of life-threatening illness or grieving the death of...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Extends Bereavement Support in Wake of Orlando Shooting

Hospice of Santa Barbara Extends Bereavement Support in Wake of Orlando Shooting

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara is deeply saddened by the nightclub shooting in Orlando and extends it heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the victims, their families and members of the LGBT community impacted by this senseless tragedy. “It’s important for our community to know that this is a national tragedy and just...
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HSB and Santa Ynez Valley Union High School Partner for Student Bereavement

HSB and Santa Ynez Valley Union High School Partner for Student Bereavement

SANTA YNEZ — Hospice of Santa Barbara is partnering with Santa Ynez Valley Union High School to provide group and individual bereavement counseling free of charge to students on campus during school hours. Through this new partnership, school counselors will identify and refer students to HSB for bereavement counseling – a therapeutic assistance toward...
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Art Exhibition, with reception on Feb. 10, to Benefit Hospice Nonprofit

Art Exhibition, with reception on Feb. 10, to Benefit Hospice Nonprofit

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara welcomes local artist Jim Hill, who will display his art at the Leigh Block Gallery located within Hospice of Santa Barbara — 2050 Alameda Padre Serra, Suite #100, Santa Barbara – beginning February 10. The artwork in Hill’s exhibit was created within the last 6 years. Hill...
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