Palliative Care Community Resources - VA Illiana Health Care System, Danville, Illinois
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VA Illiana Health Care System, Danville, Illinois


Palliative Care Community Resources

Community Grief Resources 



Provena Hospice:  Lindsey Wieneke, (217) 353-3400, groups offered 3 times per year, call for details



  • VA Illiana Health Care System: Palliative Care Melissa Nelson - Drop-in group every fourth Wednesday, 2:00pm Library (Bldng 125).
  • Sunset Funeral Home: (217)353-3400
  • Provena United Samaritans: Sister Joanne Vanderheyden, (217) 443-5000 - Six-wk group for ages 16 and over.
  • Second Church of Christ: (217) 442-7306 - One 13-wk long group; Offered in early Spring and Fall.


  • Community MemorialNursing Home: (217) 283-5531 - 7:00 pm to 8:00pm every second Tuesday of the month. 


  • St. Elizabeth Hospice: Nancy Eberhard, (765) 423-6224 - 10-wk groups. Call for more information.
  • Mourning and Dancing, Bethany Presbyterian Church: (765) 447-2662 - 7:00 pm, first Thursday of every month.


  • Lincolnland Hospice of Sarah Bush: (217) 234-4075 -Individual counseling available. Call for information on groups.


  • Community Hospital: Carolyn Sutton, (217) 465-2606 ext. 290 Call for more information.


  • Memorial Home Services Hospice: Bitsy Knepler, (217) 757-7677 - Support groups in Springfield, Taylorville, Jacksonville.
  • Healing Hearts Program for children and teens: (217) 757-6770 Sessions held in Spring and Fall.


  • Southside Church of the Nazarene: (217) 446-7876 - 13-wk group in Spring of 2013.

Terre Haute:

  • Hospice of the Wabash Valley: Jack Brockman, (812) 234-2515 - Groups in Terre Haute and Brazil, IN. Call for details.


  • Church of the Nazarene: (937) 653-6000, ext. 105 - Griefshare Groups offered. Call for details.
  • Carle Hospice: Rita Corley, (217) 383-315 - 8-wk groups conducted 4 times per year. Some individual counseling available.
  • The Vineyard Church: (217) 384-3070 - 12-wk groups held three times per year. Cost is $20.00.



Contact Info


  • VAMC
    1900 E. Main Street
    Danville, IL 61832

Contact Number(s)

  • 217-554-5137

Hours of Operation

  • Drop in group every fourth Wednesday
    2:00 p.m. - Library, Bldg 125