Calendar of Events

Bereavement Support Group Schedule

Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Rhode Island's support groups are facilitated as mutual support groups. If you are interested in a therapy group, please call the Center for Hope & Healing to get a referral for a mental health clinician.

PROVIDENCE SUPPORT GROUPS:

Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Rhode Island
1085 North Main Street, Providence

STEP BEYOND MONTHLY
For those grieving a loss beyond the first year.
Mondays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
January 16, February 20, March 20, April 17, May 15

CHILDREN’S GRIEF SUPPORT MONTHLY
For any child or teen grieving the loss of a loved one.
Mondays 4 to 5 p.m.
January 30, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22

HOSPICE FILM NIGHT MONTHLY
Mondays 5:30
January 9 (film: Demolition), February 13 (film: Mr. Church), March 13 (film: Last Love), April 10 (film: Collateral Beauty), May 8 (film: Manchester by the Sea)

LOSS OF CHILD MONTHLY
For those grieving the loss of a child of any age.
Thursdays 5 to 6:30 p.m.
January 19, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 18

LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Tuesdays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
First six-week series: January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14, February 21, February 28
Second six-week series: April 4, April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9
*Two sections meet concurrently during this time frame. Group one is for those new to six-week series. Group two is for those who have previously attended a six-week series.

OFF-SITE LOCATIONS:

SWAN POINT CEMETERY
585 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence

LOSS OF PARENT MONTHLY
Mondays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
January 23, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22

MINDFULNESS MONTHLY
Mondays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
February 6, March 6, April 3, May 1

LOSS OF SIBLING – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Tuesdays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
First six-week session: January 10, January 17, January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14
Second six-week session: March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28, April 4, April 11
Third six-week session: April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16, May 23, May 30

LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Tuesdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
First six-week series: January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14, February 21, February 28
Second six-week series: April 4, April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9
*Two sections meet concurrently during this time frame. Group one is for those new to six-week series. Group two is for those who have previously attended a six-week series.

PROVIDENCE SHAMBHALA CENTER
541 Pawtucket Avenue, second floor, Pawtucket

HEALING FROM THE HEART – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Mondays 10:30 a.m. – noon
First six-week series: January 9, January 16, January 23, January 30, February 6, February 13
Second six-week series: March 6, March 13, March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10
Meditation and discussion for those working through their grief journey.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF PAWTUCKET
1 Moeller Place, Pawtucket

TEEN MONTHLY GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
Wednesdays 5 to 6:30 p.m.
January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7

SHRI YOGA STUDIO
172 Exchange Street, Pawtucket

YOGA FOR GRIEF AND HEALING
Weekly on Wednesdays 6:15 – 7:15 p.m.
Open and free to those experiencing the loss of a loved one with our partners at Shri Yoga. 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. All levels welcome on any week.

HAMBLY HOUSE
30 Red Cross Avenue, Newport

LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Tuesdays 4 – 5:30 p.m.
First six-week series: January 3, January 10, January 17, January 24, January 31, February 7
Second six-week series: February 21, February 28, March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28
Third six-week series: April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16

Nardolillo Funeral Home
1278 Park Ave Cranston

General Grief Support Group Monthly Cranston
Thursdays 5-6:30pm
January 26, February 23, March 23, April 27, May 25

APPLE CLIPPER
161 Post Road, Westerly

GENERAL GRIEF SUPPORT MONTHLY
Wednesdays 1 to 2:30 p.m.
January 4, February 8, March 1, April 5, May 3

ATRIA AT HARBOR HILL, EAST GREENWICH
159 Division Street, East Greenwich

GENERAL GRIEF – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Tuesdays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
First six-week series: January 17, January 24, January 31, February 7, February 14, February 21
Second six-week series: March 21, March 28, April 4, April 11, April 18, April 25

WAKEFIELD HOPE HOSPICE RI OFFICE
143 Main Street, Wakefield


GENERAL GRIEF MONTHLY
Thursdays 1:30 to 3 p.m.
January 26, February 23, March 23, April 20, May 18

LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Thursdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
First six-week series: January 19, January 26,  February 2, February 9, February 16, February 23
Second six-week series: March 23, March 30,  April 6, April 13, April 20, April 27
Third six-week series: May 18, May 25, June 1, June 8, June 15, June 22

WARWICK PUBLIC LIBRARY
600 Sandy Lane, Warwick

SOULFUL SIGNS EXPLORING BEYOND THE LOSS
Wednesdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3

STARBUCKS
25 Pace Boulevard, Warwick


COFFEE AND CONNECTIONS:  AN INFORMAL GATHERING OF GRIEF SUPPORT
Thursdays 5:30 to 7 p.m.
February 2, March 2, April 6, May 4

WILBUR ROMANO FUNERAL HOME
615 Main Street, Warren


GENERAL GRIEF SUPPORT MONTHLY
Thursdays 1 to 2:30 p.m.
January 26, February 23, March 23, April 27, May 25

BUTTONWOODS COMMUNITY CENTER
3027 West Shore Road, Warwick


LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Wednesdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
First six-week series: January 11, January 18, January 25, February 1, February 8, February 15
Second six-week series: March 8, March 15, March 22, March 29, April 5, April 12
Third six-week series: May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24, May 31 June 7

NARRAGANSETT NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME
1111 Boston Neck Road, Narragansett


LOSS OF SPOUSE MONTHLY
Mondays 5 to 6:30 p.m.
January 23, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22

CONNORS FUNERAL HOME
55 West Main Road, Portsmouth


GENERAL GRIEF SUPPORT MONTHLY
Thursdays 1:30 to 3 p.m.
January 5, February 2, March 2, April 6, May 4

OCEAN COMMUNITY YMCA
95 High Street, Westerly


LOSS OF SPOUSE – SIX-WEEK SERIES*
Thursdays 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
First six-week series: January 12, January 19, January 26, February 2, February 9, February 16
Second six-week series: March 23, March 30, April 6, April 13, April 20, April 27

SAINT ANTOINE RESIDENCE
10 Rhodes Avenue, North Smithfield


GENERAL GRIEF SUPPORT MONTHLY
Wednesdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
January 11, February 8, March 8, April 12, May 10

*Registration is required for six-week series. For more information or to register, please call the Center for Hope & Healing at (401) 415- 4300.