Community Education Programs

Education is one of Alive Hospice's core services to the community in a spirit of enriching lives. Below you will find some of our current offerings.

Alive Symposium

symp-logo.pngThis unique, interdisciplinary gathering on the end of life is open to health care professionals, caregivers, social workers, grief counselors, Alive Hospice family members, faith leaders, chaplains, wellness businesses, end-of-life service providers, students, and anyone who will day one die.

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Interfaith Fellowship Breakfasts

Please join us for this interfaith gathering of spiritual leaders and lay leaders.

The morning will include:

  • Breakfast among friends
  • Small and large group discussions
  • Faith, spirituality, and Alive Hospice
  • How can we help one another?

Cost: Free

Dates and Locations (click below for more information and to RSVP)


September Lunch & Learn Programs

The Use of Clinical Aromatherapy as a Complement to Hospice Care

Clinical Aromatherapy is the use of pure essential oils to help with the perception of troublesome symptoms. The use of aromatherapy is considered a complementary therapy that may be used with traditional care. Join Janny E. Adkins, RN, BS, HN-BC, CCAP, Board Certified Holistic Nurse and Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner to learn about 3 basic essential oils and their uses, safety issues, and trusted sources.

As always, lunch will be provided, and parking is free! Everyone is welcome. Tell a friend, then tell two more!

Dates and Locations
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Williamson County Lunch & Learn:
Smart Choices

“Make the most of tomorrow by making smart choices today”

We will discuss advance care planning and how to unlock long term care benefits to help attendees with future needs.

Speaker: Buster Kenney, LTC Zone Director with New York Life
With information from The Gift Initiative of Alive Hospice.

As always, lunch will be provided, and parking is free! Everyone is welcome. Tell a friend, then tell two more!

LOCATION: New York Life, 840 Crescent Centre Drive, Suite 500, Franklin, TN 37067
Williamson County: September 20 @ noon

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