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 CARE

Support Groups

 

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

Loss of Parent / Family Member


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

VIRTUAL GROUPS

When: Every other Wednesday

June 2 & 16, July 14 & 28, August 11 & 25, September 15 & 29, October 13 & 27, November 10 & 24, December 8
Times: 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

IN-PERSON GROUPS

Where: Groups meet at 2100 Raybrook SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546   2nd Floor Training Room
When: Every other Monday
July 12 & 26, August 9& 23, September 13 & 27, October 11 & 25, November 8 & 22, December 6
Times: 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Loss of a Spouse/Partner


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

VIRTUAL GROUPS

Every other Wednesday

July 14& 28, August 11 & 25, September 15 & 29, October 13 & 27, November 10 & 24, December 8
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

IN-PERSON GROUPS

Where: Groups meet at 2100 Raybrook SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546   2nd Floor Training Room
When: Every other Monday
July 12 & 26, August 9 & 23, September 13 & 27, October 11 & 25, November 8 & 22, December 6
Times: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 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: Once a Month
August 4, September 1, October 6, November 3, December 1
Times: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

 

IN-PERSON GROUPS

When: Once a Month
August 2, September 7, October 4, November 1, December 7
Times: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Coping with the Holidays Workshops


VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

WHEN: November 10, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

 

IN-PERSON WORKSHOP

Day: November 9, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Evening: November 11, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Self Care Workshops


VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

WHEN:September 22, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

IN-PERSON WORKSHOP

WHEN: October 18, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Children’s Support Groups


Provided by Faith Hospice in collaboration with Starlight Ministries.

Where:
Ridgewood CRC
1571 Baldwin Street
Jenison, MI 49428

Registration is required: 616-662-1999
For more information please visit
Starlightmin.org

Bereavement Care Resources

Grief Support Center Project