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Grief Support Programs

Throughout the year, Calvert Hospice offers several support programs for those grieving the loss of someone close.
Programs typically run 6 – 8 weeks and explore a variety of tools and techniques to aid participants in healing and coping.


Gone Without Me – A Grief Support Program for Spousal Loss

A 6-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: TBD

Meetings: TBD
Cost: $50 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required.

Managing Grief for Men

A 6-week program for men that will focus on learning to live again after the loss of a loved one. This program will help participants learn coping skills for dealing with grief, develop a support system with others who share a similar experience, understand more about how men grieve, and learn about healthy grieving.

Location: TBD

Meetings: TBD
Cost: TBD
Pre-registration: Required.

Gone Too Soon – A Grief Support Program for Child Loss

An 8-week program that focuses on learning to live again after the loss of a child. This program will help you learn coping skills for dealing with your grief, signs of healthy and unhealthy grieving, and factors that make your grief unique. Participants will have the opportunity to share with others who understand what you’re going through.

Location:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: TBD
Cost: $50 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required.

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

A 6-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: This group will meet virtually via the Zoom platform.

Meetings: Wednesdays, April 14 – May 19 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Cost: $50 (includes book and journal) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. *PLEASE NOTE* We have reached capacity for this group. Please contact us for information about the next session.

Grieving Through the Holidays

A 4-week grief group for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one. Topics will include getting through the holidays while grieving, learning coping skills, understanding your limitations, managing expectations, and setting boundaries with friends and family.

Location:

This group will meet virtually via the Zoom platform

Meetings: TBD for 2021 holiday season
Cost: $40 (supply fee) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required.

Grief 101 Virtual Seminar

Join us for a FREE virtual seminar about the grieving process on April 2, 2021 from 11:30 – 12:30 on Zoom. Topics will include the grief process, common misconceptions about grief, and coping skills. This is a free seminar, but pre-registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Please contact Trina Goffe, MA, Bereavement Coordinator, to register by clicking here or calling 410-535-0892, ext. 2201.

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:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: TBD
Cost: FREE
Pre-registration: Required.

This group is funded by the United Way Community Impact Grant. 

For more information on Grief Support Programs, contact Trina Goffe at 410-535-0892 ext. 2201 or tgoffe@calverthospice.org.