Community Education -- Care Dimensions

Community Education

Learning Institute

As a trusted center of compassionate hospice and palliative care, Care Dimensions has made its mark on the community it serves. Committed to broadening its reach and ensuring that all who need such care have access, Care Dimensions provides the community with workshops through its Speakers Bureau. Our speakers deliver presentations, free of charge, to a variety of audiences who seek information on the various aspects of end-of-life care, grieving, advance care planning and other related topics.

We tailor our presentations to meet the specific needs and interests of any group. Care Dimensions' community educators have addressed a variety of audiences:

  • Civic clubs
  • Professional associations
  • Businesses
  • Faith communities
  • Public libraries
  • Senior centers
  • Housing authorities or associations

Our presentations usually range from 30-minute talks to 90-minute workshops.  Topics cover:

  • Hospice
  • Palliative care
  • Grief and loss
  • Planning for care at end of life
  • Advanced care planning (health care proxy, etc.)
  • Living with a serious illness
  • Caregiver support
  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Download our 10 Steps to making the most of living with a serious illness booklet.

Request a Speaker

To request a speaker, contact our Director of Professional and Community Education, Mary Crowe, LICSW, ACHP-SW, C.D.S., CDP by calling 888-283-1722.

Make a Referral

It’s never too soon to learn about hospice. Anyone can make a referral. Simply call our Referral Center to ask questions or schedule a consultation.  Fill out our secure online referral form or call 888-287-1255.

Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 95 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.