TEAR SOUP GRIEF CARE
Tear Soup Grief Care resumes on Monday, Nov. 6th 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.
Wed., Oct. 18 – afternoon
Mon., Oct. 23 – 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 in the church 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.
BECOME AN OLIVET VISITOR
Could you be an Olivet Visitor? If you like to visit with people and learn their stories, have a spiritual caring heart, and open ears to listen to others…..you just might be a candidate to be an Olivet Visitor. There is special training to be an Olivet Visitor on Friday evening September 22 and all day Saturday, September 23. There will be additional classes once a month through spring, 2018. Contact Brenda if interested.
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, November 12th, between services in the Parish Nurse Office.
CANCER CARE GROUP
Olivet Cancer Care Group will resume on Thursday, November 2ndat 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.