Bereavement Support Groups

Taxonomy Code: PN-8100.1000

Mutual support groups whose members are people who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and focus on helping participants accept their loss, express their grief, move through the bereavement process and put their lives back together.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
ADULTS GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A PARENT/GRANDPARENTProvides an 8 session support group for those who have lost a parent or grandparent. Registration required. Call for information and schedule.SuffolkADULTS GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A PARENT/GRANDPARENTBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
AFTERLIFE DISCUSSION GROUPSProvides an open forum where people can discuss any and all subjects relating to bereavement and Afterlife Science. Call for more information.NassauAFTERLIFE DISCUSSION GROUPSFOREVER FAMILY FOUNDATION, INC.
BEREAVEMENT GROUP CANCER-RELATED LOSSProvides support to individuals who have lost a loved one to cancer. Call for current dates and times.NassauBEREAVEMENT GROUP CANCER-RELATED LOSSNORTHWELL HEALTH
BEREAVEMENT GROUPSProvides a ten week support group for individuals who have experienced the loss of a loved one.NassauBEREAVEMENT GROUPSFRIEDBERG JCC
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPProvides individuals who are experiencing the loss of a loved one with information about the grieving process, coping strategies, support and opportunities to discuss their feelings and common issues. Call for additional information and schedule.NassauBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPProvides individuals who are experiencing the loss of a loved one with information about the grieving process, coping strategies, support and opportunities to discuss their feelings and common issues. Call for more information.SuffolkBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPProvides support for spouses and adult children who have experienced the death of a loved one within the past year. Meets consecutive Tuesday's for eight weeks. Two sessions held annually(March 3 and September 29)SuffolkBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPNORTHWELL HEALTH
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPSOffers a bereavement support group for widows/widowers.NassauBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPSID JACOBSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPSProvides bereavement support groups for spouses, partners, and adults who have lost a parent or loved one. Registration required.SuffolkPORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTERGOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE
FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAMOffers individualized case management provided by a team of experienced and compassionate social workers, Child-Life specialists, art Therapists specialists for children with a life-threatening illness and their families. Services include emotional support, palliative/bereavement support, financial assistance, and advocacy support.SuffolkFAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAMFRIENDS OF KAREN, INC.
FETAL DEMISE/PERINATAL BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPProvides comfort and guidance to parents who have suffered the loss of a baby prior to delivery or shortly thereafter. Call for dates and times.NassauFETAL DEMISE/PERINATAL BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
GENERAL BEREAVEMENT SUPPORTFor widows, widowers, or those who have lost parents, relatives or significant others. Meets at the Home Care Conference Room in the Swezey Pavilion. Call for information.SuffolkGENERAL BEREAVEMENT SUPPORTBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
GUARDIAN ANGEL PERINATAL SUPPORT (G.A.P.S.)A bereavement support ministry for parents whose babies have died during pregnancy or infancy. Meeting are held on 1st Friday of every month at St. Kilian's Center Media Room. Meeting time 7:30pm-9:30pm.NassauGUARDIAN ANGEL PERINATAL SUPPORT (G.A.P.S.)ST. KILIAN ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
HANDLING THE HOLIDAYS FOR THE BEREAVEDOffers individuals who have recently lost a loved one the opportunity to meet with peers and discuss the challenges of the upcoming holiday session. Special sessions meets once annually in November. Call for date and time.SuffolkHANDLING THE HOLIDAYS FOR THE BEREAVEDNORTHWELL HEALTH
JUST US-TEEN BEREAVEMENTGROUPProvides Bereavement Support Group for children ages 13 years and older. Registration is required. Meets for 8 sessions Tuesday evenings. Call for more information/schedule.SuffolkJUST US-TEEN BEREAVEMENT GROUPBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
LITTLE STARS-CHILDREN'S BEREAVEMENT GROUPProvides a bereavement support group for children ages 4-12 years old. Meets for eight sessions. Registration is required. Call for information/schedule.SuffolkLITTLE STARS-CHILDREN'S BEREAVEMENT GROUPBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
LONG ISLAND CHAPTERProvides understanding, comfort and support in the face of tragedy, to assist survivors to reconnect with their families and their communities with the strength necessary to survive the murder of a loved one. Families meet monthly, circulates its own quarterly newsletter and holds an annual vigil/dinner during National Victims Week. FaceBook: Parents and Other Survivors of Murdered Victims. Meets the 4th Friday of every Month at 7:30pm at 480 Old Westbury road, Roslyn,N.Y.SuffolkLONG ISLAND CHAPTERPARENTS AND OTHER SURVIVORS OF MURDERED VICTIMS OUTREACH, INC.
LOSS OF A CHILD FOR PARENTS AND GRANDPARENTS SUPPORT GROUPOffers a Bereavement Support Group for Parents/Grandparents who have lost a child. Registration is required. Call for information/schedule.SuffolkLOSS OF A CHILD FOR PARENTS AND GRANDPARENTS SUPPORT GROUPBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
LUCILLE AND MARTIN E. KANTOR BEREAVEMENT AND TRAUMA CENTEROffers assistance to children, youth and families during times of grief and trauma for families of suicide victims and murdered children.NassauLUCILLE AND MARTIN E. KANTOR BEREAVEMENT AND TRAUMA CENTERNORTH SHORE CHILD AND FAMILY GUIDANCE CENTER
PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRIESProvides limited emergency food (no perishables) and referrals to emergency shelters (cost is shared with other agencies if necessary). Also provides financial assistance to the immediate parish families only when needed. Offers Bereavement Programs or referrals to programs (suicide, death of children, widow, widowers, miscarriage and stillbirths) one on one Employment Network and various other services. Call for additional information.SuffolkPARISH SOCIAL MINISTRIESOUR LADY QUEEN OF MARTYRS
PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRYProvides the following services for people within the geographical boundaries of the parish: information and referral emergency funds food pantry and vouchers individual and group counseling for substance abuse volunteer drivers educational workshops bereavement support groups and home maintenance for the elderly. Call Ministry for further information.NassauPARISH SOCIAL MINISTRYST. AIDAN PARISH
PORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTERProvides 16 bed unit to care for individuals and families facing the final stages of terminal illness. Services include: medical and nursing management of physical symptoms, counseling services of a medical social worker, bereavement and pastoral care coordinator, Home Health Aide Services, dietary consultation, physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy, medical supplies, equipment and laboratory services, prescription drugs for pain and symptom control, short-term in-patient admission for symptom management and respite, and bereavement support groups.SuffolkPORT JEFFERSON IN-PATIENT CENTERGOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE
SCHNURMACHER FAMILY BEREAVEMENT PROGRAMOffers assistance to children youth and families during times of grief and trauma.NassauSCHNURMACHER FAMILY BEREAVEMENT PROGRAMNORTH SHORE CHILD AND FAMILY GUIDANCE CENTER
ST. JOHN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH/COLD SPRING HARBORProvides spiritual guidance, religious services and support for their congregation. Also provides various cultural and educational programs. Call for additional information.SuffolkST. JOHN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH/COLD SPRING HARBORST. JOHN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH/COLD SPRING HARBOR
SUICIDE AND OVERDOSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP-RIVERHEADOffers support groups for children and adults grieving the loss of a family member or loved one to suicide or overdose, community workshops on suicide prevention, substance abuse awareness, social media safety, stress management, and grieving during the holidays. Also offers a peer leadership program : Warriors of Hope that bring high school students together to be trained as peer education in suicide prevention and addiction prevention. Motivational speakers in schools focusing on resilience and empowering student voice.SuffolkSUICIDE AND OVERDOSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP-RIVERHEADTHE NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE
SUICIDE AND OVERDOSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP-SAYVILLEOffers support groups for children and adults grieving the loss of a family member or loved one to suicide or overdose, community workshops on suicide prevention, substance abuse awareness, social media safety, stress management, and grieving during the holidays. Also offers a peer leadership program: Warriors of Hope that bring high school students together to be trained as peer education in suicide prevention and addiction prevention. Motivational speakers in schools focusing on resilience and empowering student voice.SuffolkSUICIDE AND OVERDOSE BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP-SAYVILLETHE NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE
SUPPORT AND EDUCATION FOR PARENTS/CAREGIVERS OF BEREAVED CHILDRENProvides support group and education to parents/caregivers of bereaved children. Eight sessions offered. Registration required. Call for information and schedule.SuffolkSUPPORT AND EDUCATION FOR PARENTS/CAREGIVERS OF BEREAVED CHILDRENBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
SUPPORT GROUPSConducts 10 week support groups for recently divorced/separated persons, single parent, teens of divorced/separated families, caretakers of the ill or elderly. New parents, bereaved persons. Separate bereavement groups address loss of spouse, loss of parent (for teens), loss of parent (for adults) and loss of grandparent. Dates vary. Call for details or to join.NassauSUPPORT GROUPSMID-ISLAND Y-JCC
SUPPORT GROUPSProvides an extensive variety of health related support groups, including Alcoholics Anonymous, Bereavement Group, Breast Cancer Support Program, Narcotics Anonymous, etc.SuffolkSUPPORT GROUPSSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
SURVIVORS OF SUICIDEOffers bereavement support for those persons who have lost a loved one through suicide. Registration required. Call for information.SuffolkSURVIVORS OF SUICIDEBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
TANNER PARK SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERProvides recreational, cultural, advisory and health programs, senior advocate, counseling, bereavement groups, transportation for medical, shopping and to nutrition center, telephone reassurance program, daily lunches, Tai Chi, Country Line Dance lessons, and educational speakers. Publishes monthly newsletter.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES-DIVISION OF SENIOR CITIZENSTOWN OF BABYLON
WYANDANCH SENIOR NUTRITION CENTERProvides Town of Babylon seniors with a nutritional breakfast and lunch, recreational, cultural, advisory and health programs, senior advocate, counseling, bereavement groups, transportation for medical, shopping and to nutrition center, telephone reassurance program, and educational speakers. Publishes monthly newsletter.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES-DIVISION OF SENIOR CITIZENSTOWN OF BABYLON
YOUNG WIDOW AND WIDOWERS SUPPORT GROUPProvides a support group for young widows and widowers. Registration is required for the eight sessions. Call for information/schedule.SuffolkYOUNG WIDOW AND WIDOWERS SUPPORT GROUPBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

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