Community Education

Our Community Education series facilitate constructive conversations in the community about loss, grief and

other end-of-life issues. 

The series strives to develop community knowledge and skills around end-of-life and grief related topics that can be applied to daily life. Our meaningful educational events and discussions help build a caring and compassionate community.

For information on Community Education, please contact

Leigh Bluestein, or 301-990-7927

FREE Film Screening & Discussion:
"Voices of Grief: Honoring the Sacred Journey"

Thursday, January 30. 2020, 1:00 p.m.

Gaithersburg Arts Barn

311 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

This award-winning documentary film shares a fresh perspective on the many ways we navigate successfully through grief or companion others along their journey. Wisdom from contemporary authors, grief experts and spiritual teachers is woven through personal stories of loss to explore the roles of community, compassion and connection in this sacred journey. The film features nationally renowned authors including Harold Kushner and Marianne Williamson. 

Thank you to our Community Education Sponsor

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Past Community Education Events Include:

Navigating Transitions for Your Loved One's Care

Nine To Ninety Film Screening & Discussion

Caregivers' Toolkit: Community Resources for Patients & Families Facing Serious Illness

Voices of Grief Film Screening & Discussion

Managing Grief in the Age of 24-Hour News & Social Media


CaringMatters provides social supports and community education so that no one dies or grieves alone.  


Phone: 301-869-HOPE (4673)

Registered Charity: 52-1591455

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