Community Education

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

other end-of-life issues. 

CaringMatters 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

Thank you to our Community Education Sponsor

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Upcoming Webinar

WEBINAR: "Grief and Self-Care in the Time of COVID-19"

June 30th at 10:00 a.m.


In the time of Covid-19 and social distancing, everything we have known and relied on during times of grief and loss has changed. On June 30th at 10:00am, join Jim Rossi, CaringMatters’ Director of Adult Bereavement Services, and the Brooke Grove Retirement Village for an enlightening online discussion of the how the pandemic has complicated how we grieve, seek support and practice self-care.


To register and receive the Zoom link, please RSVP to Toni Davis at by June 28th.

We hope you can join us!

Past Community Education Events Include:

  • Webinar: Supporting Grieving Students After a Death: How We Can Help Them Build Resilience in a Time of Physical Distancing

  • 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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CaringMatters is a 501(c)(3) non-profi­t organization registered with the State of Maryland, and our EIN is 52-1591455. A copy of our current ­financial statement is available by contacting CaringMatters, Inc. at 518 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 or at 301-869-4673. Documents and information submitted to the State of Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Office of the Secretary.