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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 7-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. To register, you can complete the online form and payment form below, or download and print the registration form and mail with payment.

Location: Zoom

Meetings: Wednesdays, July 14 – August 25 from 4:30 – 6 pm
Cost: $50 (includes resource materials) Scholarships are available.
Pre-registration: Required.

Please include city, state, and zip code
Please share the best phone number to reach you
Please include name and phone number
Please share the name of the deceased, their relationship to you, date of death, cause of death, and age at death

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: TBD

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:

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.

For more information on Grief Support Programs, contact Ruth Dixon at 410-535-0892 ext. 2007 or rdixon@calverthospice.org.