Events
Big Give 2023

Big Give 2023

Big Give is San Antonio's 24 hours of online giving designed to support nonprofit agencies. We hope you'll choose ABODE! Big Give 2023 will take place Sept. 20-21.
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ABODE Academy Pop Up: 9 Things to Include in Your Departure Directions™

ABODE Academy Pop Up: 9 Things to Include in Your Departure Directions™

Completing our Departure Directions™ will give us peace of mind knowing our final wishes will reflect who we are and what matters most to us while alleviating stress, chaos and worry for the people we leave behind. Articulating and writing our Departure Directions™ will benefit us in the here and now. Understanding all that matters in the end, is a pathway to living and loving fully, now.
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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes help caregivers take better care of themselves while caring for a friend or relative. Join us and learn the tools and strategies that will help you better handle the unique caregiver challenges you face.
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ABODE Staff and Volunteer Training

ABODE Staff and Volunteer Training

Ready to volunteer? We’re ready for you! ABODE welcomes experienced and new volunteers, former volunteers, staff, board members and anyone interested in learning more about ABODE and how we make a difference in our Guests’ lives, even at the end of their lives.
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Healing Holidays, Making Your Grief Count

Healing Holidays, Making Your Grief Count

Grief during the holidays is always challenging, and even more so in this past year. This workshop will help identify internal and external resources that contribute to self-compassion and enhance resiliency. It will help families embrace their grief, while strengthening characteristics of resilience. Participants will use the holidays to discover how their loved one can live on into their life story, using this special time to continue to heal.

6-8 pm, Tuesday, Dec. 12
ABODE
8619 Post Oak Lane

Facilitated by Edwin Sasek, ABODE Co-Founder.
Sponsored by ABODE and Porter Loring Mortuaries & Cremation Services.

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Holiday Luminarias at ABODE

Holiday Luminarias at ABODE

The holiday season is one of the most beautiful times of the year at ABODE. Please join us at our home, 5-7 p.m., 8619 Post Oak Lane, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2023, for this special year-end celebration featuring the Conroy Christmas Carolers along with Mexican hot chocolate, cider, wines from Judy Tierney of Scout & Cellar and plenty of holiday treats.

We invite you to honor your loved ones with luminarias, too. They’re $30 apiece and will feature your loved ones’ names.

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ABODE Academy Pop Up! To Medicate or Not to Medicate?

ABODE Academy Pop Up! To Medicate or Not to Medicate?

To medicate or not to medicate? That is the question many of us caring for those at end of life must answer every day.

Watch this special ABODE Academy Pop Up featuring Retired Hospice Physician Richard Ferguson and Trinity Hospice Nurse Beverly Tuomala, along with our ABODE End of Life Navigators, as we delve into this important topic.
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