News & Events

Suicide Support Group

3rd Wednesday of every month beginning February 27

Grieving from a loss is hard; grieving from a suicide loss is unbearable. There is help. ARTA Consulting, together with McGuinness, offers a 5-week program to help those who have lost a loved one to suicide through their grief journey.

The 5-week program begins Wednesday, February 27th at Rowan University, 225 Rowan Blvd., Glassboro, NJ 08028, in the Enterprise Center's Conference Room #301. Group sessions will be closed to additional participants once the program has started. Additional programs will be available at future dates. The cost per session is $35. To register, please contact Eileen Jason, ARTA Consulting, at eileenjason@artaconsulting.com to join the group.

Session 1: Relaxation Exercise; Check-In; Reactions to Grief
Session 2: Coping with Emotions: Anger, Guilt, Sadness, etc.
Session 3: Practical Considerations/New Roles; Changes in Family/Dealing with Family
Session 4: Influence of Spirituality on Grieving; Finding New Meaning in Life; Healthy Ways to Cope and Care for Oneself
Session 5: Saying Goodbye and Possible Plans for Continuing to Cope; Share the Meaning of Group Experience; Importance of Memories/Rituals

Eileen Jason, Ph. D., MBA, PMP, GC-C (856) 506-5159.

Meet & Greet

May 17, 2019
9 AM - 10 AM

You're invited to join us for a special treat on May 17 at 9 am to 10 am at Township Bagel Cafe, 288 Egg Harbor Road, Sewell.

Meet our new Pre-Need Counselor, Melanie Siano, learn about pre-planning and receive a free gift. 

Memorial Day BBQ Presented by McGuinness Community Care

May 23, 2019
11:30 AM

Located at the Washington Township Senior Center, 315 Greentree Road, Sewell, NJ 08080.

Join us as we celebrate Memorial Day with a delicious BBQ lunch and listen to the amazing sounds of a brass quintet, Bonsal Blues Band, as they perform patriotic tunes from yesterday and today!

All senior center members, veterans and their families are invited. You must register your attendance by calling 856-582-3800 no later than May 16, or email elisha.elliott@mcgfuneral.com.

This is a FREE concert event and lunch featuring BBQ fare from Mission BBQ!

Butterfly Release

June 9, 2019
12:30 PM Registration
1 PM Program Begin

Located at McGuinness Community Care, 573 Egg Harbor Road.

Please join us for an afternoon of celebrating your loved ones. All guests attending will receive a live butterfly to release into “Marie’s Memory Garden,” located on the grounds of our Washington Township location.

Fellowship and light refreshments will follow the release. Registration is required.
RSVP no later than May 25 with the number of guests that will be attending and the name(s) of your loved ones
to ensure a live butterfly will be reserved for you and your family. Seating is limited. elisha.elliott@mcgfuneral.com OR 856-582-3800

Please bring a photo (framed, if possible) of the loved ones you wish to honor and remember for our Memorial Display.

This is a rain or shine event.