Grief Support Groups
Bereavement support groups consist of sharing your experiences coping with grief as well as learning about the grieving process from a trained facilitator.
Providence Hospice offers bereavement support to individuals and families grieving the death of a loved one. All of our services are offered free of charge.
Providence Hospice grief support groups are open to individuals who are seeking extra support as they grieve the death of a significant person in their lives. Professionally trained facilitators create a supportive space where participants may share their feelings and experiences as they give and receive mutual support. All groups and classes are offered free of charge. Registration is required.
Groups for Children
These groups are designed for children and teens who have experienced the death of a significant person in their lives.
Children’s grief groups in the Columbia Gorge
Offered by Providence Hospice of the Gorge, these groups meet from 6 – 7 p.m., every other Thursday, September through April at Riverside Community Church in Hood River.
Call 541-387-6449 to register.
Columbia Gorge area
If you live in the Hood River or The Dalles area, you can get individualized grief support and resources from Providence Hospice of the Gorge.
For more information, please contact Jan Schiering at 541-387-6449.
Mt. Angel area
If you live in Marion County or the surrounding areas, you can get individualized grief support and resources from Providence Benedictine Hospice. Groups meet at various times throughout the year.
For more information, please call our bereavement counselor at 503-845-2463.
Seven Strategies: Coping with the Recent Death of a Loved One - This class is designed for those who have lost a loved one within the last year. It offers tips on how to cope during the weeks and months following loss. For current class times and locations, call 503-215-4622.