Caregiving and Grief Awakening Heart and Soul

Third Grief Conference in Hawaii presented by St. Francis Hospice

March 14, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Ko’olau Ballrooms and Conference Center, Kaneohe
45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744

This third grief conference, presented by St. Francis Hospice, is specifically designed for healthcare professionals, social workers, counselors, chaplains, caregivers, and lay persons seeking ways to find meaning and wisdom in caregiving and grief.

This year we have invited speakers internationally known for caregiving and grief-related training in healthcare, community and business.


Ben Wolfe, grief, loss and transition trainer and consultant;

Frances Kakugawa, award-winning poet, author and national speaker on caregiving;

Kumu Ramsay R. Taum, founder and president of Hawai’i based Life Enhancement Institute (LEI) of the Pacific named this year’s Distinguished Peacemaker for Peace Day Hawaii.

Here’s what you’ll learn at the conference!

  • Awaken to the transformative possibilities of grief;
  • Explore ways to support those dealing with loss;
  • Discover wisdom from the “dark emotions”;
  • Embrace dignity and humanity in giving and receiving care.

Early bird registration before February 14, 2014: Online: $99; Mail-in: $120.

Registration after Feb. 14: Online: $130; Mail-in: $150.

For questions about registration, contact 808-547-8129 or visit