Support Groups

Bereavement Support Groups for adults who have suffered the loss of a loved one, St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish Faith Formation Center, Lees Avenue, Collingswood, Sept. 24, from 1-2:30 p.m., facilitators, Roni Remeter and Bernice Delaney; and 7-8:30 p.m., facilitators, Bill McLaughlin and Josh Wiener. Bereavement Support Groups for adults who have suffered the loss of a loved one, St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish Faith Formation Center, Lees Avenue, Collingswood, Sept. 24, from 1-2:30 p.m., facilitators, Roni Remeter and Bernice Delaney; and 7-8:30 p.m., facilitators, Bill McLaughlin and Josh Wiener. Contact the parish office: 856-858-0298 or scampbell@stteresaofcalcuttanj.org

Holy Child Parish, Runnemede, Bereavement Support Group, eight weeks, Wednesdays, 6:30-8 p.m., beginning Oct. 3. No matter where you are in your grief journey, all are welcome to join. To register or for more information contact Dawn, 609-405-2745 or dawn_heister@yahoo.com

Fall Grief Support Group sponsored by St. Joachim’s Comfort in Grief for adults who have experienced the death of a family member or friend, Mondays,  through Nov. 19, from 7-8:30 p.m., in the parish hall, 603 W. Browning Rd., Bellmawr.  The informal weekly meetings will be an opportunity to companion one another on the grief journey in a safe, caring, non-judgmental and confidential environment, whether a recent loss or one more distant.  Whether a recent loss or one more distant, please consider joining us. Sessions are free.  (Cost for companion book with accommodation made for those unable to pay). For more information or to register contact Barbara Haus, 856-931-8843.

Our Lady of Hope Parish, Blackwood, Grief Support sessions will be starting on Tuesday Sept. 25 at 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the St. Luke Room of the parish center.  Anyone interested should call Sophie Cermak, 856-228-2764 (leave message if no answer).

A Grief Support Group, for those who have lost a dear one to death, will meet for eight weeks beginning on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m., Church of the Holy Family, 226 Hurffville Road, Sewell.  Whether your grief is new and raw or lingering and unresolved, these sessions will help you to heal and move toward peace and acceptance of the absence of the loved one in your life. For more information contact Deacon Joe Kain: kaincrew@comcast.net or call 856-228-1616.

Grief Support Group sponsored by Infant Jesus Parish for all adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one through death, through Thursday, Nov. 15, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., at St. John Vianney Church, Father Szolack Center, 2901 Good Intent Road, Deptford. For info/registration contact Ann, 856-686-0645 or Nancy, 856-308-6459.

Church of the Incarnation, Mantua offers Peer Support for anyone affected by drug addiction. Meets every Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at The Church of Incarnation, Mantua, NJ. All are welcome to attend. Additional information, 609-617-9959.

Mourning Journey, a grief support group open to adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one, sponsored by the Parish of All Saints, Millville, 10-12 week sessions on consecutive Thursdays beginning Sept. 13. Program is run by a small group of compassionate, certified facilitators who will accompany participants on their journey through their own grief process. A book and journal written by Alan Wolfelt, PH.D which covers the “Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart” will be utilized. Non-denominational and cost free. The group meets in the Spiritual Center of the Saint Mary Magdalen Church from 7-8:30 p.m.  Each group is open for 10 participants, register early. For more information or to register contact Ellen, 856-825-8195 or call the rectory, 856-825-9921.

Bereavement meetings for widows and widowers, every Monday, 7 p.m., Resurrection Catholic School, Cherry Hill. For more information call Teresa Gizzie, 856-931-1633, leave message if no answer; or Sharon, 856-854-7540.

Grief Support Group sponsored by St. Joachim’s Comfort in Grief Ministry for all adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one through death. Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m., St. Anne Rectory, 213 Woodbine Avenue, Westville. Sessions are free (small cost for companion books). For information or to register, contact Barbara Haus, 856-931-8843.

DivorceCare, weekly seminar and support group for separated or divorced persons, Queen of Heaven Convent, Cherry Hill, Mondays, 6-8 p.m., $20 fee for workbook. To register contact Alyse Stiles-Gick, tchralyse@comcast.net or Pat Slater, 856-667-2440 x327.

Divorce Ministry to help you or someone you know recover from the emotional pain of divorce or separation and to regain hope. Our Lady of Peace, Williamstown, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m. Call Debbie to register, 856-881-4133.

Monday Evening Grief Support Group: Sept. 24- Nov. 12, at 7 p.m., Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish, 809 Park Ave., Collingswood.  For more information call 856-858-0298.

Wednesday Afternoon Grief Support Group: Sept. 19- Oct. 31, from 1-2:30 p.m. Holy Angels Ministry Center, 8 Green Avenue, Woodbury.  To register call Julie Rutherford at 856-845-1846, or Tasha Amendt at 856-848-3942.

Thursday Evening Grief Support Group: Sept. 20-Nov. 1, from 7-8:30 p.m., Holy Angels Ministry Center, 8 Green Avenue, Woodbury.  To register email Lorraine Woodring at Lwoodring@yahoo.com

 

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