DUBLIN -- Hope Hospice is offering a four-week course on hospice care, to be held Thursdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. from Sept. 12 to Oct. 3.

The course will provide information on the holistic, team approach of hospice care and hear. There will also be speakers on end-of-life topics and presentations on pain and symptom control, pre-death crisis intervention, spiritual care, and the difference between adult grief and children's grief.

There is a $50 fee for materials. The deadline to register is Sept. 5. For details, visit www.HopeHospice.com.

The course is also good for licensed nurses, social workers and therapists, who may obtain 12 hours of continuing education units for a fee of $75.