Bereavement Events & Groups

The Faith Hospice Bereavement Team offers a number of ways you can receive ongoing support throughout your grief journey, from virtual and in-person counseling to our annual Memorial Service, you can participate in ways that work best for you.
 
 

 BEREAVEMENT 

Events

 

For questions regarding Bereavement Events, please call (616) 822-7705.

Fall Service of Remembrance


Coming Fall 2022:

Service of Remembrance 

This event provides our families the opportunity to come together as a group to commemorate the lives of our loved ones. 

[More details to come]

 

BEREAVEMENT CARE

Support Groups

 

For questions regarding Bereavement Support Groups, please call (616) 235-5122 or download our brochure.

Loss of a Spouse/Partner


For those who have experienced a loss within the last 13 months.

IN-PERSON GROUPS

Where: Groups meet at 2100 Raybrook SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546   2nd Floor Training Room

When: Mondays
August 15 & 29,
September 12 & 26,
October 10 & 31,
November 14 & 28,
December 12

Times: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

 

Loss of Parent / Family Member


For those who have experienced a loss
within the last 13 months.

VIRTUAL GROUPS

When: Wednesdays

August 3,
September 7,
October 5,
November 2,
December 7

Times: 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

 

Rebuilding Our Lives


An ongoing support group for those that are 13 months and beyond in their grief journey and are focused on walking back into life.

VIRTUAL GROUPS

When: Wednesdays
August 3, September 7, October 5, November 2, December 7

Times: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

 

IN-PERSON GROUPS

When: Mondays
August 1, September 19*, October 3, November 7, December 5

*Date change due to Labor Day

Times: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Grief Art Journaling


A 3-PART WORKSHOP

For anyone who has experienced a loss within the last 13 months.

When: Tuesdays 

  • August 16
  • October 18
  • November 29

Time: 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Children’s Support Services


FAITH HOSPICE CHILDREN’S IN-PERSON GRIEF SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT:

Please Call Jenny Gruppen 616-401-5221 

Coping with the Holidays Workshops


IN-PERSON WORKSHOP

Groups meet at 2100 Raybrook SE,Grand Rapids, MI 495462nd Floor, Room 202

Day: November 7,
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Evening: November 17,
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Bereavement Care Resources

Grief Support Center Project