Grief Resources in North County San Diego Area

Grief Groups weekly. 
One is on Tuesday afternoons from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m., the other is Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 7:00. 

James Reiser Jr. M.A. MFTI
Bereavement Services Coordinator
(cell) 760.593.7284
Hospice of the North Coast
2525 Pio Pico Dr. Suite 301
Carlsbad, CA. 92008

      Family Night in Honor of Children's Grief Awareness Day
The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice invites families who are grieving the loss of a loved one to attend a family night on Thursday, November 20 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm at the Scottish Rite Event Center located at 1895 Camino del Rio South San Diego, CA 92108.
In honor of Children’s Grief Awareness Day, please join The Center for Compassionate Care for a dinner reception to honor children who are grieving the loss of a loved one. This family event will feature activities, grief support and education. Attendees will create connections with other families in San Diego County and will be provided local resources to aid them in their journey.
There is no cost to attend, but RSVP is required. For more information, please call (800) 797-2050 or email cccevent@ehospice.org

Coping with Grief During the Holidays

The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice offers a free workshop, Coping with Grief During the Holidays, November 18 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at The Elizabeth Hospice located at 500 La Terraza Blvd., Suite 130, Escondido.
 Holidays are filled with many precious memories.  This time of year can also be challenging following the loss of a loved one.  Learn various techniques for coping with grief during the holiday season and into the New Year.  Individuals who have experienced the holidays after the death of someone close will be available to share their experiences and answer questions.
 Anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one is welcome to attend.  No charge. Space is limited. Registration is accepted through November 14.  For more information or to register, please call (760) 796-3757 or email info@cccforhope.org

 Bereavement for Parents of Children Who Have Died....we meet on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 10:00 to 11:30 AM in the Bereavement Ministry Office. These meetings are open to anyone who has lost a child or grandchild. There is no charge and meetings are facilitated by Liz Devins, Deacon Rick Pomphrey and a trained facilitator from Hospice of the North Coast. For information please contact Deacon Rick, 760-729-2866, ext 391. Next meeting: Nov 22.