Whether you have lost a spouse, a child, a friend, a partner, a significant other, or a close associate, a McLean Bereavement Support Group may be of help. We recognize how difficult it can be for you when someone close to you dies. Our Bereavement Support Groups provide a safe and supportive environment to help those who are grieving.
The following Bereavement Support Groups are offered to registered participants at no cost.
Daytime Spousal Loss Support Group – facilitated by Bonnie Lillis, LPC, meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. at the McLean Health Center’s Cole Conference Room (located on the second floor). Call (860) 658-3955 to register.
Evening Spousal Loss Support Group – meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the McLean Health Center’s Brown Sargent Room (located on the lower level) Call (860) 658-3950 to register.
Afternoon Bereavement Group - for all who have experienced a loss (parent, spouse, sibling, friend, adult child) – facilitated by Geri Spano, meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 2:30-4:00 p.m. at Eno Memorial Hall, Simsbury.Call (860) 658-8261 to register.
NEW GROUP – “Grieving and Growing” – A six week time-limited bereavement support group for all who have experienced a loss. Facilitated by Michael Covault, LCSW, the group will meet Thursday evenings from 4:00-5:30 p.m., beginning January 17 through February 21st, at the West Hartford Senior Center. Call (860) 658-8277 to register.