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Bereavement Support Program

We believe that grieving the loss of a loved one can be a process of healing. Our bereavement support program offers a balance of supportive sharing in a group setting and informational sessions on grief and bereavement.

When:
First & third Thursday of the month at 10 am, and the second & fourth Thursday at 5:30 pm.

Where:
The Community Room
3rd Floor, Rm 335
3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA

Contact:

Facilitated by a Spiritual Services team member.
413-794-2899

Fee:

0.0

Dates Offered:

02/22/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Good Grieving: Steps to Setting Healthy Boundaries

This group looks at the practice of self-awareness, taking inventory, setting boundaries, overcoming resistance and guilt as well as letting people in.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
03/15/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Surprising & Positive Emotions in Grief - What Is It Okay to Laugh Again?

The healing of grief and the impact of your emotions.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
03/22/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Surprising & Positive Emotions in Grief - What Is It Okay to Laugh Again?

The healing of grief and the impact of your emotions.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
04/19/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

New Ways of Being

This group focuses on how one might establish new friendships as well as new ways to be with old friends after the loss of your loved one.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
04/26/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

New Ways of Being

This group focuses on how one might establish new friendships as well as new ways to be with old friends after the loss of your loved one.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
05/17/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Some People Help; Some Don't

Those who grieve sometimes feel abandoned and will often experience frustrating comments or conversations.  This session will explore helpful ways to respond.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
05/24/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Some People Help; Some Don't

Those who grieve sometimes feel abandoned and will often experience frustrating comments or conversations.  This session will explore helpful ways to respond.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
06/21/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Grieving Across the Lifespan and the Effects of Grief on Families

Children respond differently to grief than adults.  Speaker will discuss the grieving processes of different age groups.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
06/28/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Grieving Across the Lifespan and the Effects of Grief on Families

Children respond differently to grief than adults.  Speaker will discuss the grieving processes of different age groups.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
07/19/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Grieving When Death is Expected: Grieving When Death is Sudden

The experience of anticipating the death of a loved one can change the grieving experience, but there can also be similarities.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
07/26/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Grieving When Death is Expected: Grieving When Death is Sudden

The experience of anticipating the death of a loved one can change the grieving experience, but there can also be similarities.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
08/16/2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Telling Your Story - Talking and Writing As  A Way Through the Pain

Written expression and verbal communication that help us cope and process our grief.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199
08/23/2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Telling Your Story - Talking and Writing As  A Way Through the Pain

Written expression and verbal communication that help us cope and process our grief.

3300 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01199