Events

May 2022

May 2

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Who Am I?

A four-session group (every other week) for adults who are trying to rediscover personal interests, explore new opportunities and identify support systems and tools to help since the death of a loved
one. Come brainstorm, share, and discover new ideas and resources with the group. There will be independent assignments most weeks. Recommended for those whose loss was 6 months ago or more.

Robertson Bereavement Center
5075 Windfall Rd
Medina, OH 44256

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

May 2

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

COVID-19 Loss

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one due to COVID19. Prior completion of a COVID loss or Circle of Hope series is encouraged but not required.

For more information or to register, contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org or
440.596.3582.

May 2

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

May 3

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

May 3

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Healing the Heart

Grief after an overdose death.

For more information or to register, contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org or 216.486.6364.

May 4

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey

For adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other.

For more information or to register, contact Vanessa Smylie at vsmylie@hospicewr.org or 216.763.6441

May 5

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

May 9

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parent Loss

A support group for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or both parents.

For more information or to register, contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org or
440.596.3582.

May 9

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

May 10

2:00pm - 3:30pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group [Afternoon]

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS. Click here to register.

May 10

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

May 10

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group [Evening]

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS. Click here to register.

May 10

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Kidz Hope

A four-session grief group for kids ages 8 to 12 that have experienced the death of a loved one.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

May 10

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parents Together

For parents who have experienced the death of an adult child.

For more information or to register, contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org
or 216.486.6364.

May 11

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief

For adults ages 25 to 40 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure.

For more information or to register, contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org or 440.414.1737.

May 12

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

May 15

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

In-Office Grief Support Group

In a comfortable and supportive environment, you’ll find a warm fellowship of people with similar grief experiences. Come. Listen. Be in the presence of those who understand.

The May topic is “Father's Day and Grief”, but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Your RSVP is appreciated but not required to attend. Please RSVP to Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866.

May 15

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Virtual Grief Support Group

In a comfortable and supportive environment, you’ll find a warm fellowship of people with similar grief experiences. Come. Listen. Be in the presence of those who understand.

The May topic is “Father's Day and Grief”, but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Your RSVP is appreciated but not required to attend. Please RSVP to Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866.

May 16

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Year of Firsts

This virtual monthly group for adults will provide a space to prepare for and process important “firsts” after a death - from your first trip to the store to birthdays, holidays, anniversaries and more.

Registration is required no later than a week prior to group date.

For more information or to register, contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org or 440.414.1737.

May 16

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

May 16

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Grief 101

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

*Pizza dinner will be provided.

Registration Deadline: May 9, 2022

May 16

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Who Am I?

A four-session group (every other week) for adults who are trying to rediscover personal interests, explore new opportunities and identify support systems and tools to help since the death of a loved
one. Come brainstorm, share, and discover new ideas and resources with the group. There will be independent assignments most weeks. Recommended for those whose loss was 6 months ago or more.

Robertson Bereavement Center
5075 Windfall Rd
Medina, OH 44256

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

May 17

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

May 18

11:00am - 12:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief, When Will It End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S. Click here to register.

May 18

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Child Loss

Parents who have experienced the death of a child aged 20 or younger are invited to join us for an opportunity to find support and feel community with others who have experienced similar losses. When possible, this group will be offered in a combined virtual and in-person format.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Jonathan Cahill at jcahill@hospicewr.org or 216.389.0704.

*Please contact Jonathan for in-person details.

May 23

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

May 24

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group [Evening]

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS. Click here to register.

May 24

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

May 24

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Kidz Hope

A four-session grief group for kids ages 8 to 12 that have experienced the death of a loved one.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

May 26

10:00am - 11:00am

Hospice of Western Reserve

Hope and Healing

An ongoing monthly support group for grieving adults.

Grafton-Midview Public Library
983 Main Street
Grafton, OH 44044

For more information or to register, call 440.926.3317.

May 31

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

April 2022

April 4

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

COVID-19 Loss

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one due to COVID19. Prior completion of a COVID loss or Circle of Hope series is encouraged but not required.

For more information or to register, contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org or
440.596.3582.

April 4

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Who Am I?

A four-session group (every other week) for adults who are trying to rediscover personal interests, explore new opportunities and identify support systems and tools to help since the death of a loved
one. Come brainstorm, share, and discover new ideas and resources with the group. There will be independent assignments most weeks. Recommended for those whose loss was 6 months ago or more.

Robertson Bereavement Center
5075 Windfall Rd
Medina, OH 44256

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

April 5

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Healing the Heart

Grief after an overdose death.

For more information or to register, contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org or 216.486.6364.

April 6

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey

For adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other.

For more information or to register, contact Vanessa Smylie at vsmylie@hospicewr.org or 216.763.6441

April 6

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Circle of Hope

An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die.

Registration is required no later than a week prior to start date.

For more information or to register, contact Lisa Florjancic at lflorjancic@hospicewr.org or
440.853.5365.

April 7

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

April 11

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Learn about what the Moving Forward through Grief program will entail and meet the facilitators of the program. Click here to register.

April 11

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Grief 101

This one-hour virtual class is for those who have experienced the death of a loved one in the past six months. Learn about signs and symptoms of grief as well as helpful strategies.

Must register by April 7, 2022.

For more information or to register, contact Lisa Florjancic at lflorjancic@hospicewr.org or 440.853.5365.

April 11

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parent Loss

A support group for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or both parents.

For more information or to register, contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org or
440.596.3582.

April 12

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Kidz Hope

A four-session grief group for kids ages 8 to 12 that have experienced the death of a loved one.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

April 12

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group [Evening]

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS. Click here to register.

April 12

2:00pm - 3:30pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group [Afternoon]

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS. Click here to register.

April 12

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parents Together

For parents who have experienced the death of an adult child.

For more information or to register, contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org
or 216.486.6364.

April 13

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief

For adults ages 25 to 40 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure.

For more information or to register, contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org or 440.414.1737.

April 14

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

April 18

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Year of Firsts

This virtual monthly group for adults will provide a space to prepare for and process important “firsts” after a death - from your first trip to the store to birthdays, holidays, anniversaries and more.

Registration is required no later than a week prior to group date.

For more information or to register, contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org or 440.414.1737.

April 18

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

April 18

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Who Am I?

A four-session group (every other week) for adults who are trying to rediscover personal interests, explore new opportunities and identify support systems and tools to help since the death of a loved
one. Come brainstorm, share, and discover new ideas and resources with the group. There will be independent assignments most weeks. Recommended for those whose loss was 6 months ago or more.

Robertson Bereavement Center
5075 Windfall Rd
Medina, OH 44256

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

April 19

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

April 20

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Child Loss

Parents who have experienced the death of a child aged 20 or younger are invited to join us for an opportunity to find support and feel community with others who have experienced similar losses. When possible, this group will be offered in a combined virtual and in-person format.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Jonathan Cahill at jcahill@hospicewr.org or 216.389.0704.

*Please contact Jonathan for in-person details.

April 20

11:00am - 12:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief, When Will It End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S. Click here to register.

April 21

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

April 24

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

In-Office Grief Support Group

In a comfortable and supportive environment, you’ll find a warm fellowship of people with similar grief experiences. Come. Listen. Be in the presence of those who understand.

The April topic is “Mother's Day and Grief”, but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Your RSVP is appreciated but not required to attend. Please RSVP to Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866.

April 24

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Virtual Grief Support Group

For those not able to attend our in-office grief support groups, we welcome you to join our monthly VIRTUAL grief support group.

In a comfortable and supportive environment, you’ll find a warm fellowship of people with similar grief experiences. Come. Listen. Be in the presence of those who understand.

The April topic is “Mother's Day and Grief”, but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Registration is free and open to anyone seeking bereavement support in a virtual setting. Please RSVP in advance to Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866.

April 25

6:00pm - 8:15pm

The Gathering Place

Moving Forward Through Grief

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT & Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD.

23300 Commerce Park
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Click here to register.

April 26

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Lifebanc

Spousal Loss

Lifebanc
4775 Richmond Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44128

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2022

April 26

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Kidz Hope

A four-session grief group for kids ages 8 to 12 that have experienced the death of a loved one.

Lakeshore Campus
300 East 185th Street
Cleveland, OH 44119

For more information or to register, contact Caroline Corbitt at ccorbitt@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4149.

April 28

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Branches of Hope

A group for adults who have lost both of their parents. Living life after both of our parents are gone is a big adjustment for many. This group provides an opportunity to explore family traditions and gifts you have within because of your parents, as well as how to manage feelings and the changes in family dynamics that come with this loss.

For more information or to register, contact JoDee Coulter at 330.662.4240.

April 28

10:00am - 11:00am

Hospice of Western Reserve

Hope and Healing

An ongoing monthly support group for grieving adults.

Grafton-Midview Public Library
983 Main Street
Grafton, OH 44044

For more information or to register, call 440.926.3317.

March 2022

March 28

10:00am - 11:30am

Christ Church

GriefShare

GriefShare is a faith-based support group for those who have lost a loved one. We offer support, comfort, and guidance through shared experiences. Providing encouragement and hope for joy in the future. Bring a friend if you would like. 

Where: Christ Church
23080 Royalton Road
Columbia Station, Ohio
(Route 82 at Marks Road)

When: Mondays, February 28 - May 23, 2022

For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org/about or call the church at 440-236-8282.

March 22

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by:
Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/2/22/2022

March 21

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Christ Church

GriefShare

GriefShare is a faith-based support group for those who have lost a loved one. We offer support, comfort, and guidance through shared experiences. Providing encouragement and hope for joy in the future. Bring a friend if you would like. 

Where: Christ Church
23080 Royalton Road
Columbia Station, Ohio
(Route 82 at Marks Road)

When: Mondays, February 28 - May 23, 2022

For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org/about or call the church at 440-236-8282.

March 20

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Virtual Grief Support Group

Catholic Cemeteries Association offers a free monthly VIRTUAL grief support group on the 3rd Sunday of each month.

Meetings are open discussion, surrounding a monthly topic or whatever is on your heart. 

The meeting is led by a trained Minister of Consolation and you will be joined by others who share similar grief experiences.

This month's topic will be:  'What's Normal in Grief?', but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Registration is free and open to anyone seeking bereavement support in a virtual setting. 

NOTE: You must register each month as a new meeting link is provided each month.

Register before each meeting here with your email address to receive login instructions and download the handout materials. 

Wi-Fi enabled devices (computer, tablet, smart phone, etc.) are able to join the meeting via audio and video by registering with your email above. 

If you do not have email or internet access and would like to join by dialing in with your analog phone (audio only/no video)please contact Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866. 

March 17

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Circle of Hope Series

An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die. Please call the facilitator listed below for more information. Registration is required no later than a week prior to start date.

Please contact JoDee Coulter at jcoulter@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4240 for more information on the Circle of Hope grief support group series.

March 16

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Child Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for parents who have experienced the death of a child aged 20 or younger.

Join the Hospice of Western Reserve the third Wednesday of every month for an opportunity to find support and feel community with others who experienced similar losses.

Please contact Jonathan Cahill at jcahill@hospicewr.org or 216.389.0704 for more information on the Child Loss grief support group.

March 16

11:00am - 12:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Grief, When Will It End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/3/16/2022

March 14

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parent Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or both parents and takes place on the second Monday of every month.

Please contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org  or 440.596.3582 for more information on the Parent Loss grief support group.

March 14

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Christ Church

GriefShare

GriefShare is a faith-based support group for those who have lost a loved one. We offer support, comfort, and guidance through shared experiences. Providing encouragement and hope for joy in the future. Bring a friend if you would like. 

Where: Christ Church
23080 Royalton Road
Columbia Station, Ohio
(Route 82 at Marks Road)

When:  Mondays, February 28 - May 23, 2022

 

For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org/about or call the church at 440-236-8282.

March 10

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Circle of Hope Series

An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die. Please call the facilitator listed below for more information. Registration is required no later than a week prior to start date.

Please contact JoDee Coulter at jcoulter@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4240 for more information on the Circle of Hope grief support group series.

March 9

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults ages 24 – 39 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure and takes place the second Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org  or 440.414.1737 for more information on the Millennial grief support group.

March 8

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by:
Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/3/8/2022

March 8

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parents Together Grief Support

This grief support group is for parents who have experienced the death of an adult child and takes place on the second Tuesday of every month.

Please contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org or 216.486.6364 for more information on the Parents Together grief support group.

March 7

10:00am - 11:30am

Christ Church

GriefShare

GriefShare is a faith-based support group for those who have lost a loved one. We offer support, comfort, and guidance through shared experiences. Providing encouragement and hope for joy in the future. Bring a friend if you would like. 

Where: Christ Church
23080 Royalton Road
Columbia Station, Ohio
(Route 82 at Marks Road)

When: Mondays, February 28 - May 23, 2022

For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org/about or call the church at 440-236-8282.

March 2

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other and meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Vanessa Smylie at vsmylie@hospicewr.org  or 216.763.6441 for more information on the New Journey grief support group.

March 1

10:00am

Hospice of Western Reserve

Healing the Heart Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for grief after an overdose death and meets the first Tuesday of every month.

Please contact Shawn Eigenbrode at seigenbrode@hospicewr.org or 216.486.6364 for more information on the Healing the Heart grief support group.

February 2022

February 28

10:00am - 11:30am

Christ Church

GriefShare

GriefShare is a faith-based support group for those who have lost a loved one. We offer support, comfort, and guidance through shared experiences. Providing encouragement and hope for joy in the future. Bring a friend if you would like. 

Where: Christ Church
23080 Royalton Road
Columbia Station, Ohio
(Route 82 at Marks Road)

When: Mondays, February 28 - May 23, 2022

For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org/about or call the church at 440-236-8282.

February 24

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Circle of Hope Series

An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die. Please call the facilitator listed below for more information. Registration is required no later than a week prior to start date.

Please contact JoDee Coulter at jcoulter@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4240 for more information on the Circle of Hope grief support group series.

February 22

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by:
Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/2/22/2022

February 20

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Virtual Grief Support Group

Catholic Cemeteries Association offers a free monthly VIRTUAL grief support group on the 3rd Sunday of each month.

Meetings are open discussion, surrounding a monthly topic or whatever is on your heart. 

The meeting is led by a trained Minister of Consolation and you will be joined by others who share similar grief experiences.

This month's topic will be:  'What's Normal in Grief?', but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Registration is free and open to anyone seeking bereavement support in a virtual setting. 

NOTE: You must register each month as a new meeting link is provided each month.

Register before each meeting here with your email address to receive login instructions and download the handout materials. 

Wi-Fi enabled devices (computer, tablet, smart phone, etc.) are able to join the meeting via audio and video by registering with your email above. 

If you do not have email or internet access and would like to join by dialing in with your analog phone (audio only/no video)please contact Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org or 216-930-4866. 

February 17

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Grief 101

This one-hour class is for those who have experienced the death of a loved one in the past six months. Learn about signs and symptoms of grief as well as helpful strategies.

To register, call Erika Noark at Geauga County Public Library 440.729.4250, ext. 2576.

February 16

11:00am - 12:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief, When Will It End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/2/16/2022

February 16

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Child Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for parents who have experienced the death of a child aged 20 or younger.

Join the Hospice of Western Reserve the third Wednesday of every month for an opportunity to find support and feel community with others who experienced similar losses.

Please contact Jonathan Cahill at jcahill@hospicewr.org or 216.389.0704 for more information on the Child Loss grief support group.

February 14

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parent Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or both parents and takes place on the second Monday of every month.

Please contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org  or 440.596.3582 for more information on the Parent Loss grief support group.

February 10

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Circle of Hope Series

An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die. Please call the facilitator listed below for more information. Registration is required no later than a week prior to start date.

Please contact JoDee Coulter at jcoulter@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4240 for more information on the Circle of Hope grief support group series.

February 9

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults ages 24 – 39 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure and takes place the second Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org  or 440.414.1737 for more information on the Millennial grief support group.

February 8

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering PLace

Grief Group

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by:
Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/2/8/2022

February 7

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Hope and Healing Support Group

An ongoing monthly support group for grieving adults. Registration is limited. 

Our support group is open to anyone who has had a loved one die. Please call or email Kelly DiTurno at 440.414.1737 or kditurno@hospicewr.org for more information or to register for this group.

February 2

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other and meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Vanessa Smylie at vsmylie@hospicewr.org  or 216.763.6441 for more information on the New Journey grief support group.

February 1

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

COVID-19 Loss Support Group

This monthly group is for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from COVID-19 and who have previously attended a COVID-19 Loss or Circle of Hope series. They meet on the first Tuesday of every month. 

Please contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org or 440.596.3582 for more information on the COVID-19 Loss monthly support group.

January 2022

January 31

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location: Lifebanc 4775 Richmond Road, Cleveland, OH 44128

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Registration Deadline: January 24, 2022

If you have additional questions, please email bereavement@lifebanc.org or call 216.820.4940.

January 25

6:30pm - 8:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief Group

Support group for adults and families, to help cope with the impact of grief. Facilitated by:
Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S or Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/1/25/2022

January 19

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Child Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for parents who have experienced the death of a child aged 20 or younger.

Join the Hospice of Western Reserve the third Wednesday of every month for an opportunity to find support and feel community with others who experienced similar losses.

Please contact Jonathan Cahill at jcahill@hospicewr.org or 216.389.0704 for more information on the Child Loss grief support group.

January 19

11:00am - 12:00pm

The Gathering Place

Grief, When Will it End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S.

RSVP online at touchedbycancer.org/register/event/1/19/2022

January 16

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Grief Support Group

Join the Catholic Cemeteries Association at any of its in-office monthly Sunday Grief Support Groups.

In a comfortable and supportive environment, you’ll find a warm fellowship of people with similar grief experiences. 

This month's topic will be:  'Facing the New Year With Hope and Love', but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Please RSVP to Rhonda at rabrams@clecem.org  or 216-930-4866. Your RSVP is appreciated but not required to attend. 

January 12

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults ages 24 – 39 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure and takes place the second Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Kelly DiTurno at kditurno@hospicewr.org  or 440.414.1737 for more information on the Millennial grief support group.

Janaury 11

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

After the Holidays Grief Support

This one-hour class offers support and suggestions for moving forward in your grief after the holiday season.

Register by January 7, 2022.

Please contact the facilitator listed below for more information: Lisa Florjancic (lflorjancic@hospicewr.org 440.853.5365).

January 10

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Parent Loss Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or both parents and takes place on the second Monday of every month.

Please contact Susan Hamme at shamme@hospicewr.org  or 440.596.3582 for more information on the Parent Loss grief support group.

January 5

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other and meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Vanessa Smylie at vsmylie@hospicewr.org  or 216.763.6441 for more information on the New Journey grief support group.

January 3

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Hope and Healing Support Group

An ongoing monthly support group for grieving adults. Registration is limited. 

Our support group is open to anyone who has had a loved one die. Please call or email Kelly DiTurno at 440.414.1737 or kditurno@hospicewr.org for more information or to register for this group.

December 2021

December 19

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Virtual Grief Support Group

Catholic Cemeteries Association offers a free monthly VIRTUAL grief support group on the 3rd Sunday of each month. This month's topic will be: 'The Gift of God's Presence Among Us', but discussion is open to the grief needs of each group.

Registration is free and open to anyone seeking bereavement support in a virtual setting.

Click here to register or learn more.

December 15

11:00am

The Gathering Place

Grief, When Will it End?

Support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one from cancer more than a year ago. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S.

Click here to register or learn more.

December 14

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Women's Group

A workshop for women who have lost their partner, significant other or spouse that meets the second Tuesday of every month.

Please contact Judy Beckman at jbeckman@hospicewr.org or 440.414.1731 for more information on the Women's Group workshop.

December 13

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Cornerstone of Hope

Suicide Loss

This monthly informational session is for adults looking to learn more about suicide or for those grieving the loss of a loved one to suicide.

5905 Brecksville Road
Independence, OH 44131

Free to attend. RSVP online at: cornerstoneofhope.org/cleveland 

December 8

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

Millennial Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults ages 24 – 39 grieving the death of a parent or parent figure and takes place the second Wednesday of every month.

Please contact Mary Murphy mmurphy@hospicewr.org or 216.763.6442 for more information on the Millennial grief support group.

December 6

10:00am - 12:00pm

No matter how long it’s been since your loved one died, grief can make the holidays a painful time. But there is hope! Join us for an encouraging two-week session that will help you survive the holidays and discover new reasons to enjoy them again!
For more information or to register, visit www.griefshare.org or call the church at 440-236-8282.

December 1

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Hospice of Western Reserve

New Journey Grief Support Group

This grief support group is for adults of any age who have experienced the death of a spouse, partner or significant other and meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

Please contact JoDee Coulter at jcoulter@hospicewr.org or 330.662.4240 for more information on the New Journey grief support group.