Golf Fore Life

Carolina Pregnancy Center’s 19th Annual
Golf Fore Life
… because every LIFE deserves a change to play for the MASTER!

Thursday, June 13, 2019
Greenville Country Club Read more…



Understanding Behaviors of Dementia

LLNEXT – What Happens Next? Understanding Behaviors of People with Dementia
 
This interactive presentation will include information about the latest in dementia care, types and progression of dementia, and answer your question, “What is Alzheimer’s and what is dementia?” Also included will be approaches and strategies for care, overcoming caregiver challenges, and effective communication techniques. Attend to become a more empowered caregiver to help both the person with dementia and yourself.
*There will be plenty of question and answer time with our presenter Melanie Bunn
 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, at ECU Heart Institute, 115 Heart Dr., Greenville, NC 27834
 


Shred Event

The St. James ESAG (Environmental Stewardship Action Group) will be hosting a free shredding event on Saturday, March 23rd, from 12pm-2pm or until they reach capacity.  It will be held in the St. James parking lot.  This is an opportunity to safely and securely discard all of your paper waste from old records.
 
There will be a five box or bag maximum per person and we ask that this event be limited to residential customers (no businesses please).  Staples, paper clips and thin folders can be shredded along with paper documents, but no three-ring binders please.
 
Be a good steward and recycle your old records at our free shredding event.


Forum on Dating Abuse

 
Eyes Wide Open:
A Frank Discussion about Dating Abuse
 
Come learn about the signs of dating abuse and the resources available to help potential victims. Guest speakers are Jan and Ron Kimble, former Greenville City Manager, whose daughter was murdered by an abusive boyfriend.
 
 
The event will be held at Jarvis Memorial UMC’s Taft Christian Life Center on Tuesday, March 26th at 6:00 pm.
Free meal included.  Everyone is welcome.
For more information, please call 252-752-3101.


Homeless Nights Benefit Dinner

Community Crossroads Center presents Homeless Nights – A Fundraising Event on Friday, March 29, 2019. You will hear firsthand stories of the residents we serve at Community Crossroads Center in addition to Entertainment, Live Auction, Dinner, and 50/50 Raffle. The event starts at 5:30 pm and will end at 8:00 pm. Then, stay with us for the after party for fun and dancing until 11:00 pm.
 
The event will be held at the Greenville Convention Center. Tickets ar $60/person or $100/couple and can be purchased through the CCC Office at 207 Manahattan Ave., 252-752-0829, or online at www.communitycrossroadscenter.org.
 
Community Crossroads Center relies on the generosity and compassion of the community to keep the doors to our facility open to the homeless in Greenville and Pitt County. Your support is greatly appreciated!
 


Volunteer at Pruitthealth Hospice

 
We need your help!
Provide companionship with patients, play cards, make crafts, help out in the office …
there are endless opportunities!

We also work with Quilting Clubs and hold Blanket making workshops here in our office.
Do what you want to do to help out and share your talents!

Volunteering is so much fun at PruittHealth Hospice. (We spoil our volunteers!)

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Contact Jessi Shepherd at 910.603.1364 or JesShephed@pruitthealth.com
 


Better Marriages Getaway

 
A Couples Weekend Getaway
Montreat Conference Center
Montreat, NC
April 26, 27, & 28, 2019
 
Join us to Reach New Heights at this marriage enrichment experience in western North Carolina!
Attend workshops designed to help you meet the challenges that every marriage faces so that you can move onward and upward together. In the afternoon, soak up the timeless energy of the mountains together during the exclusive couples time. Then dine, dance, and connect with other couples while we “Play Some Mountain Music.”
 
 


Volunteer with 3HC

3HCareWanted – Ordinary people of all ages with an extraordinary love & concern for others to contribute to the well being of our community one patient, one family at a time.  Become a 3HC Hospice Volunteer!

Hospice Volunteers can:
– Offer comfort, companionship, and spiritual support to patients.
– Offer respite & support for family members by running errands, shopping, cooking, or doing chores giving the family a break.
– Provide support to grieving families by assisting with support groups and assisting with bereavement mailings.
– Assist staff at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in various roles, including answering phones or delivering meals.
– Get involved with the agency’s fundraising efforts.
– Volunteer at Wings Camp for Grieving Children & help children learn skills to deal with grief.
Training is provided for all volunteers.

For more information on the volunteer opportunities in our community, please contact Cyndi Shimer at (919) 583-1741 or cshimer@3hc.org


Volunteer with AseraCare

AseraCare-Hospice.
Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity that makes a
difference in someone’s life?
Consider volunteering with AseraCare.
 
Everyone has a talent to give or a gift to share.  If you’re interested in touching the lives of others, consider becoming a hospice volunteer for AseraCare.  We are looking for compassionate, reliable volunteers who are willing to provide a listening ear to our patients.  It’s that easy to make a difference in someone’s life!
talking with elderly man.
At AseraCare, our volunteers assist by visiting with patients and their families, providing brief periods of time off for family caregivers, offering bereavement support to the family, assisting clerical staff, and aiding in public relations and community outreach.  The patients and families we serve are enduring tremendous physical, emotional, and spiritual challenges.  The fellowship and compassion provided by our volunteers is an invaluable resource, and the experience is rewarding and fulfilling for all parties involved.
 
 
If you would like more information, please contact Almanda Fulcher, the Volunteer Coordinator, at AseraCare at her office, 756-3803, or on her cell, (336) 583-5438, or at amanda.fulcher@aseracare.com.