Bereavement Support - Fall 2023

Bereavement Support - Fall 2023

There is no right or wrong way to grieve…there is only your way and your grief experience will be unique to you. VON has bereavement supports to assist you with your grief journey. We are here for you.

Our groups provide a supportive and compassionate atmosphere for sharing and listening. Facilitators and group members attend all 8 sessions, allowing for a greater level of comfort in discussing relevant topics.

Owen Sound- Wednesdays starting September 20, 2023 from 9:00 am-11:00 am Hanover- Wednesdays starting September 27, 2023 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm Markdale- Thursdays starting September 21, 2023 from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Kincardine- Tuesdays starting September 19, 2023 from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

The Drop-In Chat is an informal opportunity to receive grief support in a safe, compassionate environment with others going through similar experiences. Drop-In Chats occur on Zoom every second Tuesday at 9:30am starting September 12, 2023.

Mindfulness and Grief Webinar series - This is an 8 week Zoom webinar series about how Mindfulness practice can be incorporated into daily life and be used as a tool to help cope with the grief journey. The series starts Tuesday September 19, 2023 from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm.

One to One Peer Bereavement Supports - VON provides one to one telephone bereavement supports by trained volunteers. It is an opportunity where the grieving individual can speak openly about their feelings. Each individual can expect to receive a weekly call from a volunteer once a match has been made.

You Are Not Alone

For further information or to register, please contact 519-376-5895 ext.223 or email: [email protected]