Heyman HospiceCare at Floyd provides sensitive, informed support for anyone who is experiencing feelings of loss and grief. Bereavement care is typically offered to families soon after the death of their loved one and is also available earlier to help families learn to cope with their upcoming loss.
The grief support team at Floyd provides ongoing support groups as well as individual counseling and support. We are able to offer referrals and consultations for additional counseling when needed.
Grief Services Available
- Adult grief support groups
- Individual counseling support
- Bereavement volunteers
- Spiritual support
- Child/adolescent grief support and information
- Age-appropriate grief literature
Dealing with a terminal illness can cause a spiritual crisis and bring up concerns that will require spiritual care. Our chaplain reaches across denominational lines and will be respectful of your beliefs.
The ministry emphasis of the chaplain is that of compassion and mercy. In pastoral counseling, the chaplain exercises the strictest confidentiality. The chaplain can administer sacraments such as baptism and communion. He can also conduct funerals and weddings upon request. The chaplain will also be available through the grieving process for our patients' caregivers and families.
Chaplain services of Heyman HospiceCare at Floyd add another layer of emotional support for patients, their caregivers and their extended families.
For more information about Heyman HospiceCare at Floyd, including questions about referrals and services provided, call 706.509.3200 or 800.324.1078.