April 17 - 23, 2017
Locations around Brattleboro

If I had a serious accident or illness and couldn’t communicate, would people know my wishes?”  April 17– 23 communities all across the country are promoting the importance of Advance Care Directives.  Taking Steps Brattleboro is joining in, providing information and events at convenient locations in Brattleboro. Come to one, or more or call Joanna at…  read more

April 17 - 21
River Garden, 157 Main St Brattleboro

If I had a serious accident or illness and couldn’t communicate, would people know my wishes?”  April 17– 21 A week of free presentations at the River Garden from Taking Steps Brattleboro. Come to one, or more or call Joanna at Taking Steps 802-257-0775 x 101 for more information. Monday April 17 “Who’s Your Person?…  read more

April 17 - 21
Locations around Brattleboro

“If I had a serious accident or illness and couldn’t communicate, would people know my wishes?”  Stop by one of our free information tables during National Healthcare Decision Week – April 17 -23 to learn more Free Information Table – Your Questions Answered Monday April 17 Brattleboro Food Coop 11:00 to 1:00 Tuesday April 18…  read more

Saturday, April 22, 2:30 pm
The Meeting Room, Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St.

Join us on Earth Day for this beautiful film.   Shown as part of a week of events presented by Taking Steps Brattleboro celebrating National Healthcare Decisions Week: Click here for a listing of ALL events April 17-23 What if our last act could be a gift to the planet? Determined that his final resting…  read more

Sunday, April 23, 4:00 pm
The Latchis, Theater 3, 50 Main St. Brattleboro

Join us for this comedy with a serious message! Shown as part of a week of events presented by Taking Steps Brattleboro celebrating National Healthcare Decisions Week: Click here for a listing of ALL events April 17-23 Defending Your Life is a 1991 film about a man who dies and arrives in the afterlife only to…  read more

Tuesday, April 25, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
The Restless Rooster, 134 Elliot Street, Brattleboro

A Death Café is not a support group, a counseling session, or even a workshop. It is simply a gathering of people sharing respectful, thought provoking, life affirming conversation about living and dying in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere while enjoying warm beverages and delectable treats. This free event is part of an international movement begun…  read more

April 27, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
30 Terrace St. in Brattleboro

Brattleboro Area Hospice & the VT Alzheimer’s Association will host a presentation on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Effective Communication Strategies for Caregivers at Gathering Place at 30 Terrace St. in Brattleboro.  The presentation is free and the public is encouraged to attend. (Note: the same program will be offered earlier in the day in Bellows Falls: April 27…  read more

April 27, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
12 Church St, Bellows Falls

Brattleboro Area Hospice & the VT Alzheimer’s Association will host a presentation on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Effective Communication Strategies for Caregivers at the Immanuel Retreat Ctr and Stone Church Arts (Currier House) at 12 Church St. in Bellows Falls.  The presentation is free and the public is encouraged to attend. (Note: the same program will be offered…  read more

Monday, May 15, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
Brattleboro Retreat Education Conference Center

  Hospice Foundation of America’s Annual National Living with Grief Program When Grief is Complicated Presented by Brattleboro Area Hospice Monday, May 15, 2017 2:00 – 5:00 pm Brattleboro Retreat Education Conference Center One Anna Marsh Lane, Brattleboro No Charge Refreshments Served     While most people are able to cope with the pain of loss,…  read more