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HopeHealth's Grief Support Groups are Offered in Rhode Island and Massachusetts

HopeHealth's Center for Hope & Healing offers a diverse, extensive array of grief support groups in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

Led by specially trained facilitators, these mutual support groups provide a safe, confidential and supportive setting for anyone experiencing a loss.

All groups are free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. For more information or to register, please call (888) 528-9077.

If you’re interested in a referral to a mental health clinician, please call (888) 528-9077 and ask to speak with a grief support counselor, who will assist you.

Multi-ethnic, mixed age group of people in a group counseling session with a therapist. The female counselor, psychiatrist, or therapist is taking notes on her digital tablet. The rest of the group is talking, sharing together in an office setting.

If you’re interested in a referral to a mental health clinician, please call (888) 528-9077 and ask to speak with a grief support counselor, who will assist you.

The Center for Hope & Healing Grief Support Group Schedule

General Grief Support Groups

MASSACHUSETTS

Brockton, MA

HopeHealth, 1324 Belmont Street, Suite 202
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
April 30, May 28, June 4, July 2, August 6

Fall River, MA

Family Resource Center at Family Service Association
45 Rock Street

Mondays 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
April 22, May 20, June 24, July 29, August 26

North Attleboro, MA

The Branches of North Attleboro
40 Robert F. Toner Boulevard

Thursdays 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
May 2, June 6, July 11, August 1 

RHODE ISLAND

Cranston, RI

Nardolillo Funeral Home, 1278 Park Avenue
Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
April 25, May 30

East Greenwich, RI

Atria at Harborhill, 159 Division Street
Tuesdays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
May 14, June 18, July 16, August 13

East Providence, RI

Evergreen House Health Center Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1 Evergreen Drive
Monthly, Mondays, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. 
April 22, April 29, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5 

Tockwotton on the Waterfront, 500 Waterfront Drive
Monthly, Wednesdays, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
April 24, May 29, June 26, July 31, August 28

Lincoln, RI

Atria Lincoln Place, 612 George Washington Highway
Monthly, Mondays, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
April 29, May 20, June 24, July 29, August 26

North Kingstown, RI

Beechwood North Kingstown Senior Center, 44 Beach Street
Monthly, Fridays, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16

Wakefield, RI

143 Main Street
Monthly, Thursdays, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
May 23, June 20, July 18, August 15

General Grief Support Group with Guided Imagery

Rhode Island

East Greenwich, RI

1 St. Elizabeth Way, East Greenwich
Thursdays, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
First Six-Week Series: January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14, February 21, February 28
Second Six-Week Series: March 21, March 28, April 4, April 11, April 18, April 25

Meditation for Everyone: Self Support in Times of Grief - Six-Week Series

Middletown, RI

HopeHealth, 42 Valley Road
Wednesdays 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
May 22, May 29, June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26

*Registration is required for six-week and nine-week series.

LGBTQ General Grief Support Group

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

AIDS Care Ocean State, 53 Tanner Street
Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
May 22, June 26, July 24, August 21

Grupo de Apoyo Después de una Pérdida/General Grief Support Group in Spanish

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

Clinica Esperanza/Hope Clinic, 60 Valley St #104
Monthly, Fridays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
May 20, June 24, July 22, August 19

Loss of Spouse

RHODE ISLAND

Newport, RI

Hambly House, 30 Red Cross Avenue
Tuesdays, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Nine-week series (registration required for six-week and nine-week series)
April 30, May 7, May 14, May 21, June 4, June 11, June 18, June 25, July 2, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30

Providence, RI

Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main Street
Tuesdays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
April 23, April 30, May 7, June 4, July 9, August 13

Providence, RI

Swan Point Cemetery, 585 Blackstone Boulevard
Tuesdays, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
April 23, April 30, May 7, June 4, July 9, August 13

Wakefield, RI

143 Main Street
Thursdays, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
May 2, May 9, May 16, May 23, May 30, June 6, July 11, August 8

Warwick, RI

Pilgrim Senior Center, 27 Pilgrim Parkway
Wednesdays, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
May 8, May 15, May 22, May 29, June 5, June 12, June 12, July 10, August 14

Loss of Parent

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

Swan Point Cemetery, 585 Blackstone Boulevard
Monthly, Mondays, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
May 29, June 24, July 29, August 26

Loss of Sibling

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

Swan Point Cemetery, 585 Blackstone Boulevard
Monthly, Mondays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
April 29, May 20, June 24, July 29, August 26

Loss of Child

Rhode Island

For those grieving the loss of a child of any age.

Providence, RI

Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main Street
Monthly, Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12

Mindfulness Meditation for Grief and Healing

Rhode Island

Meditation and discussion for those working through their grief journey.

Providence, RI

Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, 1085 North Main Street
Monthly, Thursdays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
May 23, June 27, July 25, August 15

Children and Teen Grief Support Group

Massachusetts

New Bedford, MA

New Bedford Child and Family Service Inc., 1061 Pleasant Street
Mondays 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
May 13, June 3, July 1, August 5

Coffee and Connections: An Informal Gathering of Grief Support

Rhode Island

Warwick, RI

Starbucks, 25 Pace Boulevard
Monthly, Thursdays 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
anuary 10, February 14, March 14, April 11, May 9

Soulful Signs: Exploring Beyond the Loss

Rhode Island

Warwick, RI

Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane
Wednesdays, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7

Caregiver Support Group

Rhode Island

This special group provides an encouraging and non-judgmental environment for caregivers to freely share their experiences, concerns and solutions. In this group, you'll learn new information and skills, find friendship, empathetic listening, humor and examples of grace under pressure. This group is open to anyone caring for someone living with an illness.

Providence, RI

1085 North Main Street
Wednesdays, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
March 6, April 3, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2, November 6, December 4

Yoga for Grief and Healing

Rhode Island

Providence, RI

1085 North Main Street, Providence
Mondays 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
May 6

Pawtucket, RI

Shri Yoga Studio, 999 Main St Unit 7080
Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

New participants only can attend for an eight-week session at no cost. This is a safe group setting for gentle yoga and meditation practices (in chairs and on the floor) with group activities. Journals and other materials provided during class.

 

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