Grief Support Programs

Flower with wordsThroughout the year, Calvert Hospice offers several support programs for those grieving the loss of someone close. Programs typically run 7 – 8 weeks and explore a variety of tools and techniques to aid participants in healing and coping.

A Journey Through Grief – A Course on Finding Hope & Healing Your Heart

An 8-week program that focuses on each person’s unique journey through grief. We use the book Understanding Your Grief and the Understanding Your Grief Journal each week. Topics include factors that make grief unique, common thoughts and feelings while grieving, treating yourself with compassion, and expressing your thoughts and feelings through the journaling process.

Location:

The Space
96 Central Square Drive, Prince Frederick
(Behind Outback Steakhouse)
Meetings: February 13 – April 3 from 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Cost: $50 (includes book and journal) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Understanding Your Grief Registration

‘Til Death Do We Part – A Grief Support Program for Spousal Loss

An 8-week program that will focus on learning to live again after the loss of a spouse. This program will help participants learn coping skills for dealing with grief, develop a support system with others who share a similar experience, and learn about healthy grieving.

Location:

The Space
96 Central Square Drive, Prince Frederick
(Behind Outback Steakhouse)
Meetings: February 12 – April 2 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Cost: $35 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Til Death Do We Part Registration

Gone But Never Forgotten – Substance Abuse Loss Grief Group

An 8-week group that will tackle the stigma of substance abuse and overdose loss. Participants will gain assistance with working through the pain of losing a loved one to addiction, learning to find hope and healing after loss, gaining support from others who have had a similar experience, and identifying healthy ways to grieve.

Location:

The Space
96 Central Square Drive, Prince Frederick
(Behind Outback Steakhouse)

Meetings: February 12 – April 2 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Cost: FREE
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Substance Abuse Loss Group application

This group is made possible by a generous grant from: The United Way Community Impact Grant. Please click the logo below for more information on the United Way.

Grieving Through the Holidays – Coping with Grief During the Holiday Season

A 4-week program for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one. This program will help participants get through the holidays while grieving, learn coping skills for dealing with grief, understand their limitations, manage expectations, and set boundaries with friends and family.

Location:

The Space
96 Central Square Drive, Prince Frederick
(Behind Outback Steakhouse)
Meetings: Mondays, Nov. 13 through Dec. 4 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Cost: FREE
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Grieving Through the Holidays Registration

For more information on Grief Support Programs, contact Tessa Washington at 410-535-0892 ext. 2201 or twashington@calverthospice.org.