Support Groups

A Grief Support Group will meet for eight weeks beginning on Thursday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. at 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. If you are someone who has lost a dear one to death; we invite you to join for these sessions. For more information contact Deacon Joe Kain, kaincrew@comcast.net or call 856-228-1616.

“Mourning Journey,” grief support group open to adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one, whether recent or not, will hold 10-12 week sessions on consecutive Thursday evenings beginning March 1. Program is run by a small group of compassionate, certified facilitators who accompany participants on their journey through their own grief processes, utilizing a book and journal written by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D., which covers the “Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart.” Dr. Wolfelt is an expert in the field of grief and mourning. Sessions are limited to ten participants and an early registration is recommended. Non-denominational and no cost program is sponsored by the Parish of All Saints, Millville. Group meets in the Spiritual Center of the Saint Mary Magdalen Church from 7-8:30 pm, 621 Dock Street, Millville. For more information or to register, contact Ellen, 856-825-8195 or call the rectory, 856-825-0021.

Bereavement Support Group, Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish, 110 Lees Ave., Collingswood, Faith Formation Meeting Room: Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m. Open to all adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one. The group will be facilitated by Pat Smith, RN and Anne Deeney. To register contact the parish office, 856-858-0298.

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, Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Call Debbie to register, 856-881-4133.

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