Support Groups

These groups offer an opportunity for you to connect with individuals facing your same situation. All support groups are co-facilitated by licensed professional and peer counselors. Pre-group assessments are required prior to attending. No drop-ins please.

You may inquire online or by calling our Intake Coordinator at (805) 563-8820.

Healing Grief Art Therapy Workshop

Saturday, July 7

All-day workshop for easing physical and emotional pain through artistic creation.

Healing Through Poetry

Monday Afternoons
June 4 - July 23

This group examines techniques that will allow members to express their grief through the written word.

Survivors of Suicide

1st & 3rd Wednesday Evenings

For people healing from the death of a loved one by suicide.


Pet Loss Support Group

Tuesday Afternoons
May 29 - June 19

For those who are grieving the loss of their beloved animal companion.

Widow(ers) Support Group

1st and 3rd Thursday afternoons, or 2nd and 4th Monday evenings

Support group for adults who have lost a spouse or partner.

Living with Loss (Pregnancy/Infant Loss)

1st & 3rd Tuesday Evenings
May 15 - August 21

For parents who are grieving a pregnancy loss or the loss of an infant child.


Healing the Loss of a Loved One

2nd & 4th Tuesday Evenings

A discussion and support group for adults that have experienced the death of a loved one.

Mindfulness for Healing

Wednesday Mornings
April 11 - May 30

Meditation group in which members will use awareness techniques to address painful feelings around loss.

Healing the Loss of an Adult Child

Tuesday Afternoons

Join other parents who have lost an adult child in navigating the journey of grief and healing.


Men's Grief and Spirituality 

Wednesday Evenings
August 15 - September 19

Join other men as we search for meaning in our loss and creative
outlets for working through grief.

Young Adults Bereavement Support Group

Monday Evenings
June 18 - August 6

This group is for young adults age 19-30 who have experienced the death of a loved-one

Teens Bereavement Support Group

Tuesdays Evenings
June 19 - August 7

For teens age 14 - 18 who have lost a loved one. Share with other teens who are also experiencing grief.