Grief Support

All SSM Health at Home – Hospice patients and families are provided spiritual and grief support throughout the hospice period. Bereavement care continues to be provided to loved ones for an additional 13 months after the patient’s death.

In addition, we offer grief support groups throughout our service area to anyone in the community who has experienced loss, regardless of whether your loved one was our patient or not.

Our Groups

Groups are offered throughout the year and across our service area. If you would like more information please contact call 877-356-4514.

Camp GLOW – Giving Loved Ones Wings
Day camp for grieving children filled with activities designed to help with grief and mourning. Staffed by SSM Health at Home employees and trained volunteers Registration required. Learn more.

Drop-In Group
Regularly scheduled groups for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Group is intended for adults. Registration is not required and participants are welcome to attend at their convenience.

Spouse /Partner Loss Group
Interactive series exploring the unique issues specific to this type of loss. Group is intended for adults. Registration required.

Understanding Your Grief
Series based on the book of the same title by Dr. Alan Wolfelt, offering a safe place for attendees to do the work of mourning. Group is intended for adults. Registration required.

When Mourning Dawns
Interactive series for those grieving the loss of someone in their life. Group is intended for adults. Registration required.

Grief Through the Holidays
Single session groups offered October – December focused on dealing with grief through the holiday season. Group is intended for adults. No registration required.

Memorial Services
Each year SSM Health at Home collaborates with other organizations to offer memorial services for those who have passed away. Registration may be required.