A Breath of Hope Women’s Group

Providing topic driven meetings about subjects important to women who have lost their significant other to cancer.

aboh-womenThe Women’s Group provides a safe place for widowed women who are looking for support, healing or a chance to talk with other women who have experienced the loss of a spouse to cancer. Monthly meetings are professionally facilitated around a relevant topic.  Participants may choose to share or just listen in an environment of mutual respect and confidentiality.

Professional facilitators: Beth Freund, Kelly Grosklags

Monthly meetings take place on the second Thursday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m., at the ABOH office in Wayzata. Please RSVP for location details.


2017 Meeting Dates and Topics:

2016 Topics:

  • February: Understanding and managing grief triggers – creating a plan for the emotional ambush
  • March: Coping as a family – can the memory bring joy instead of tears?
  • April: How to accept and ask for help (and from whom)
  • May: Coping with and understanding regrets and guilt
  • June: Managing loneliness – alone vs lonely
  • September: Re-inventing yourself 
  • October: Strategies for coping with loneliness 
  • November: Low Dose CT scans-what are they?
  • December: Coping during the holidays