Grief Counseling

…Individual and group programs to educate and support people experiencing grief following the loss of someone through death.

Center for Hospice Care offers a variety of bereavement programs to educate and support people experiencing grief following the loss of someone through death. Bereavement programs are available at no charge to anyone in the agency's service area. For more information, please call the office nearest to you, review our calendar or this PDF for the dates, times and locations of the support groups.  

Grief Support Brochure

We offer individual and family counseling for all ages as well as the following services:

Children’s and Teen’s Services

  • Children’s Grief Support Group: A time-limited group providing education and emotional support to children dealing with the death of a loved one.
  • Teens’ Grief Support Groups are held at area schools.
  • Camp Evergreen: An annual weekend camp for teens ages 13 – 17 and an annual day camp for youth ages 6 – 12.
    Camp Evergreen Brochure

Grief Support for Adults

  •  Book Group: Books will be read amd discussed. Previous completion of a Living with Loss Group is recommended.
  • Crafting Memories: A monthly group that supports healthy memory work through crafts.
  • Forget Me Not: A monthly support group for parents who have experienced the death of a baby during pregnancy, childbirth, or infancy.
  • Rebuilding Our Lives: A monthly support group for those that have accepted their loss and are focused on building a new life.
  • Young Widows and Widowers Support Group: A bimonthly education and support group for widows/widowers 55 years of age and under who have recently lost a spouse.       For those with minor children, child care is available with pre-registration.
  • Living with Loss Group: A time-limited group providing education and emotional support.
  •  Monthly Resilience Group: A monthly support group for individuals who have compelted a Living with Loss Group.
  • Good Grief Guys: A monthly breakfast for men dealing with the death of a spouse.
  • Good Grief Gals: A monthly tea for women dealing with the death of their spouse.
  • Memorial Services: Services of remembrance for all in our bereavement programs are held in December.

Specialty Grief Groups

Special Event Calendar: A calendar published quarterly that lists any special events we are offering.

After Images Art Counseling Program

  • Provides a unique opportunity for individuals to explore grief issues through a creative, expressive counseling experience.

For more information contact us at:

Center for Hospice Care
111 Sunnybrook Court
South Bend, IN 46637
(574) 243-3100
(800) 467-7423

112 South Center Street, Suite C
Plymouth, IN 46563
(574) 935-4511
(800) 467-7423

22579 Old US 20E
Elkhart, IN 46516
(574) 264-3321
(800) 467-7423

Life Transition Center
501 Comfort Place
Mishawaka, IN 46545
(574) 277-4100
(800) 467-7423

For information or admission call
800-467-7423 24 hours/day

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