fbpx
Skip NavigationMenu

Bereavement Support Groups

Meet others who’ve lost a loved one and share your experience in our bereavement support groups.

Our support groups give you the opportunity to meet others who are grieving the death of a loved one, share experiences, and explore ways to move through your grief – all in a caring and understanding atmosphere.

Support groups run all year round across Halton, and may focus on a particular type of loss (spousal loss, loss of an adult child).

These groups are offered free of charge through the generosity of our volunteers, funders and donors.

 

Join a Support Group   Volunteer


Bereavement
Virtual Support Group

For those grieving the death of a loved one.

Join us in this virtual support group and find comfort and support in a caring and understanding atmosphere.

Registration is open, and you can join at any time during the session.

Details

2nd and 4th Thursday of the month
May 14- August 27
6:30 – 7:30 pm

To register, contact:
Carole La Tour, 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2312

Spousal / Partner Loss
Virtual Support Group

The loss of a husband, wife or partner can be devastating.  Join others who are living with loss to share experiences and heal.
Groups run in 8 week sessions throughout Halton in the fall, winter and spring.

Details

Tuesdays for 10 weeks
September 29 – December 1
1:00pm – 3:00 pm

For information, contact:
Nina Page905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2316

 


Bereavement Walking Group

A walking group for people grieving the loss of a loved one.

Join trained volunteers for fresh air and exercise with others who are grieving. Share your experiences, receive support – or just walk. If you wish, you can stay for coffee and conversation at a local coffee shop at the end of the walk.

On hold until further notice

To register, contact:
Carole La Tour, 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2312

Coffee & Conversation: for those grieving the death of a loved one

This bereavement group runs on an ongoing basis.  Simply drop by to share your experience in a caring and understanding atmosphere.

There are currently no Coffee & Conversation Support Groups scheduled. Please check back later
For information, contact:
Nina Page905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2316

Adult Child Loss
Virtual Support Group

It is particularly difficult to lose an adult child.  Join other parents who have experienced this loss to share experiences and heal.

  • Weekly on Thursday from 6:30pm – 8:30pm
    September 15, 2020 – November 3 2020
    Location: Online
To register, contact:
Carole La Tour, 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2312

Bereavement Support Group Staff Team

Coffee & Conversation Drop-In
Nina Page, 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2316

Walking Group, Adult Child Loss, Spousal/Partner Loss
Carole La Tour, 905-827-8800 or 1-800-387-7127 x2312

News and Events

Understanding the Home Care System

Understanding the Home Care System

People don't think about home care - or don't even realize it exists - until they suddenly need help. How does it work? How can I get help? What help is available? What's covered by the government and what isn't? We get these questions on a daily basis! Join us for our virtual Understanding the…

Feature image #grateful

Annual Report 2019-2020 #grateful

You changed 25,620 lives last year. This is the most ever in Acclaim Health's 90 year history.  That's pretty epic! Your compassion, your energy, and your trust in us fueled and inspired better care for families across Halton Region. We are #grateful.  And we did it together.  Read how in our Annual Report 2019-2020. And…

Back to Top