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    Taxonomy Code: YJ-0900.1350-970

    Women whose husbands or partners have died and whose patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the loss.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BEREAVEMENT GROUPSProvides a ten week support group for individuals who have experienced the loss of a loved one.NassauBEREAVEMENT GROUPSFRIEDBERG JCC
    BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPProvides support for spouses and adult children who have experienced the death of a loved-one within the past year. Meets in eight-week sessions, three times a year, at the Women's Center, Huntington Hospital.SuffolkBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPSOffers a bereavement support group for widows/widowers.NassauBEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPSID JACOBSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
    DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYServes people who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. It offers services to help with the challenges people in these situations often face. Some people have trouble finding: Child care; Transportation; Housing; Basic necessities; Jobs; Others may face: Emotional challenges; Medical needs and Legal problems. Services include: Crisis intervention; Counseling; Referral to community service agencies; Assertiveness training; Decision-making training; Assessment; Resume writing; Job search strategies and Job clubs. The final goal is for people to become employed and economically independent. If you or someone you know can benefit from this program, visit or call the center nearest you.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR/NASSAU
    DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS PROGRAM**During the COVID pandemic, the EOC switchboard is staffed part time from 7:30 to 1 pm M-F with no voicemail option. If you are unable to reach a staff member, please call back during the hours indicated.** Offers job readiness skills, job search skills, interview techniques, computer training, career counseling, resume writing skills, business etiquette and public speaking skills.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKERS PROGRAMECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    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
    H. E. A. L.Provides support and guidance for bereaved adults through weekly evening discussion groups. Geared to adults who are coping with a loss of another adult, either the death of a family member, friend or parent. Not designed for those suffering loss of a child or adolescent sibling. Staffed by trained volunteers. Sponsored by and meeting held at Saint Thomas of Canterbury Church. Meets every Tuesday at 7:30pm. Call for more information.SuffolkH. E. A. L.ST. THOMAS OF CANTERBURY CHURCH
    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
    SINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSOffers recreational, educational, support and social programs for single adults and transitional families. Support groups include: separated and divorced, bereavement, single parent groups, and widow and widowers support group.SuffolkSINGLES SOCIAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUPSSUFFOLK Y-JCC
    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
    THERAPEUTIC BEREAVEMENT PROGRAMOffers professional bereavement therapy to deal with loss, grief and mourning and self-help peer groups for additional support. Support groups for widows, young widows, teens or children are formed based on community needs and demand.SuffolkTHERAPEUTIC BEREAVEMENT PROGRAMVISITING NURSE SERVICE AND HOSPICE OF SUFFOLK, INC.
    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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