Grief Support Programs

Throughout 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.


Gone Without Me – 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:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: Tuesdays, January 15 to March 5, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Cost: $35 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Gone Without Me Registration Form

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.

Location:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: TBD
Cost: $35 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Gone Too Soon Registration Form

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:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: TBD
Cost: $50 (includes book and journal) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required. 

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:

Burnett Calvert Hospice House
4559 Sixes Road, Prince Frederick

Meetings: Tuesdays, November 20 to December 11 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Cost: $25 (supply fee) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required.

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: Tuesdays, January 15 to March 5, 2019 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Cost: FREE
Pre-registration: Required. Download the application here: Gone But Never Forgotten Registration

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

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