TEAR SOUP GRIEF CARE
Tear Soup Grief Care will be held Mon., Feb. 5 at 5 p.m. This is a gathering of persons who have experienced a loss. It is open to the public. We share in a bowl of warm soup and bread. After that we share in discussion and fellowship.
HEALTHY FEET PROGRAM
Olivet offers in conjunction with All Health Home Care Services the Healthy Feet Program, a foot care clinic. Appointments are required to attend.
Mon., Feb. 12, morning
Mon., Feb. 19, morning
Wedl, Feb. 21, morning
Includes: foot assessment, soak, trimming, exfoliation, massage, and optional paraffin wax treatment. Cost: $25 payable to All Health Home Care. Donations appreciated for Olivet’s costs. Sign up at the office or contact Parish Nurse Brenda.
SPECIAL NEWSLETTERS FOR SPECIAL NEEDS
Olivet offers two different newsletters for those in special circumstances: one for those who are grieving and one for those who are caregivers. To receive either of the newsletters please contact Brenda at 235-6603 ext 23 or email her at BBauer@olivet.org.
OLIVET VISITOR TRAINING CONTINUES
Sat., Jan. 20, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Topic: Health, Healing, and Wholeness, How to make a visit, Individual visits with Brenda.
Sat., Feb. 17, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Topic: Ministry with those dying
GIFT OF CARE NEEDS
Flannel/Fleece Baby Blankets (see Brenda for size)
IF YOU ARE HOSPITALIZED
Olivet is not automatically notified if someone is in the hospital. Please call the church, if possible, or have a friend or relative call us giving us the room number and hospital. This is the best way to make sure you receive a visit.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING
Sunday, Feb. 11 between services in the Parish Nurse Office.
CANCER CARE GROUP
Olivet Cancer Care Group will resume on Thurs., Feb. 1 at 3 p.m. If you or a family member are facing cancer join us for a time of sharing, support, and general care. There is a spiritual reflection time included in this gathering. A light refreshment will be provided.
Olivet has a closet of medical equipment that can be checked out for temporary use. Contact Brenda to explore needs and to check out items. Donations are accepted. If there are an abudance of items they are donated to Project HERO.
ADVANCE DIRECTIVE FACILITATOR
Brenda Bauer, Parish Nurse, is now a certified Advance Directive Facilitator. If you need assistance in completing your advance directives or to review your documents, schedule a time to meet with Brenda to begin this process. This directive helps loved ones and medical providers know your wishes when faced with decisions regarding life sustaining or life prolonging measures.