Support Groups

Newton-Wellesley Hospital
For a list of current groups held at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, please call Carefinder at 617-243-6566 or visit www.nwh.org/support.

Hospice
Whether you have received care from a hospice or not, every hospice has a 13-month, follow-up program available to all families following the death of a loved one. The programs include mailings, support groups and individual counseling/referrals.

To locate a hospice near you visit the Hospice and Palliative Care Federation of MA online and click on Hospice locator.

Community
Samaritans and Samariteens SafePlace
offer survivor support groups when coping with loss of a loved one to suicide. 1-877-870-HOPE (4673) or 1-800-252-TEEN (8336). www.samaritanshope.org

National Cancer Institute and local support group locator. www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/supportivecare/bereavement

Jewish Family and Children’s Services offer non-denominational groups and supports services. 781-647-5327 ext. 1984. www.jfcsboston.org

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Bereavement Groups in your area, contact Bob Linscott 617-522-1292. www.lgbtagingproject.org

Local newspapers list community support groups in your area.

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