Bringing free educational programming to the communities we serve.
Is your group/organization looking to learn something new? The Speakers Bureau from Serenity Hospice and Home offers free educational programs.
What is Hospice?
Dr. Timothy Appenheimer, Medical Director
What is hospice and palliative care? Find out the medical, and emotional benefits of choosing hospice and have your questions answered concerning end-of life treatment by our experienced Medical Director.
Serenity Hospice and Home 101
Lynn Knodle, Executive Director or an available administrator
What’s new with Serenity? Enjoy a visit from an administrator and hear all the creative ways this not-for-profit continues to grow and succeed despite the financial climate of Illinois. Hear about the entire Serenity family including The Shed, both Angel Treasures locations and our innovative baling project.
We Honor Veterans
Dawn Vander Kolk, Social Worker
Gain insight about veterans and how their military service may impact their life. Find out how Serenity helps Veterans and their families and our 4-star level in the We Honor Veterans program.
Q&A With Elizabeth
Elizabeth Priller, Education Coordinator
Let’s chat about hospice and palliative care. Elizabeth will answer your questions about these two growing fields of healthcare. Get straight answers for all those questions you have concerning hospice.
Angel Treasures: Fashion Show
Nancy Tracy, RN & Provider Relations
Looking for a fun program for your next meeting? How about a fashion show brought to you by our two resale shops: Angel Treasures and Angel Treasures II. Hear how these two shops help support the mission of Serenity Hospice.
Maggie White, Registered Nurse with Holistic Certification
Serenity has an extensive Complementary and Holistic Therapy program which includes our pet and music therapists. Maggie will answer any questions you have regarding these programs and even share with you a hand massage technique and relaxation exercise used by our nurses and aides.
To schedule any of these programs, please call Serenity Hospice & Home at
815-732-2499 and ask to speak with Angie Theisen or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Serenity Shed Program
Learn about this unique, one-of-a-kind bereavement center, full-functioning workshop and community gathering spot. You can also make this a field trip by planning a group visit to The Shed. We have a meeting room for your convenience that can be used before or after the tour.