Bereavement & Grief Support:
All bereavement programs are open to the public. For more information or to register for a group, please call (415) 749-4252.
The Bereavement Program is funded by community support. Groups are offered at no fee. Donations are gratefully accepted.
Reconnecting and Reinvesting After Loss
We recognize that forming bonds with others after loss can be difficult. This workshop will be an opportunity to delve deeper into some of the common reactions to loss and the challenges we face when interested in pursuing another relationship. This two-part workshop is intended for those who are interested and curious about dating following the death of a spouse or partner.
*Limited to 8 participants*
Two-part workshop: Wednesday, April 20 & April 27
How to Support a Loved One Through Grief
It can be difficult to know what to say or do when someone you love is grieving. This workshop is intended for friends and family members who are interested in learning strategies to best support a loved one through their journey of grief and healing.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
6-Week Parent Loss Support Group
The death of a parent is a profound loss at any age. Join with other adults to support one another and remember your parent(s).
Starting Wednesday, May 18
Heart Space: Mindfulness, Arts & Movement for Grief
Drop in, reflect and connect with yourself and others as you move through your grief. For meeting location, initial intake and additional information, please contact Julia Ellis at (415) 749-4255 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursdays from noon – 1:30 p.m.
Spousal and Partner Loss Group
Connect with others who are going through a similar loss. Support one another as you grieve and learn to tackle life without your loved one. Participants may join at any time. For meeting location, initial intake and additional information, please contact Brian Shames at (415) 749-4253 or email@example.com.
First and third Tuesdays of each month from 3:30-5 p.m.
Gay and Lesbian Spousal/Partner Loss Support Group
This is an opportunity for those who are grieving the loss of a same sex spouse or partner to share and support each other in a non judgmental and compassionate environment. For meeting location, initial intake and additional information, please contact Brian Shames at (415) 749-4253 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mondays from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Ongoing Grief Counseling for individuals and families.
We offer individual and family grief counseling for our hospice members and the larger community. Please contact Brian Shames at (415) 749-4253 or email@example.com.
Layers of Memories
Bring your photos and holiday memories to this mixed media collage workshop. No art experience necessary. This group will take place in December 2016.
Holiday Workshop: Writing Through Loss at the Holidays
Remember your loved one at the holidays, in your own words. We’ll use guided writing processes and share stories and poems. This group will take place in December 2016.