Community Education

2023 Series Schedule 

These virtual sessions are complimentary and focus on:  

  • Hospice & Palliative Care. These sessions are focused on services and support options for you or a loved one.
  • Essential Life Skills. These sessions are focused on what all adults 21 – 100 should know (insurance, terms (e.g. hospice, palliative, long-term care, etc.)).
  • Brave Conversations. These sessions are focused on how to talk about grief and death.

During each session you can connect virtually with community leaders and experts in the region.

Save the date for September’s Free Virtual Community Education Series Session!

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Join us on Thursday, September 28 from noon to 1 pm to learn more about Solace House, a local community resource for families grieving the death of a loved one. Hear from co-founder, Colleen Millett Pelz, about how Solace House filled a need for specialized grief support in Kansas City. She’ll share how the center got started and the impact it had in its early days for local families, including her own. KCH Solace House Team Lead, Amber Grice, joins to share how Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care championed the center into the breadth of services it offers today, and the vision for its future.


Colleen Millett Pelz
Co-founder of Solace House

Amber Grice, LCSW, LSCSW
Solace House Team Lead








Save the date for October’s session to be held on Thursday, October 26 from noon to 1 pm with speaker Oscar Orozco-Aguilar, LCSW, LMSW.



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