Bereavement Programs

Montgomery Hospice & Prince George's Hospice bereavement support groups and workshops are open to all who live or work in Montgomery County or Prince George's County.
Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis, so call and register early.
Montgomery Hospice & Prince George's Hospice has at least one experienced, professional counselor as a co-facilitator in each bereavement group discussion or workshop.
Please call 301-921-4400 for further information or to register.


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                                                                      Support Groups

Bereavement Groups are for anyone who lives or works in Montgomery County or Prince George's County and is grieving the death of a loved one. The groups provide emotional support and encourage the sharing of personal experiences. Practical issues and concerns are discussed. Educational materials are provided.

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ALL GROUPS:
• We ask that you wait a minimum of 3 months after the death to attend.
• Registration is first-come, first-serve, so call and register early.
• Groups are limited to 11 persons and they do fill up.
• There is a $25 non-refundable registration fee for all community persons. (No fee for Montgomery Hospice & Prince George's Hospice family members.)

Afternoon Grief Support Group: 
for anyone grieving the death of a loved one.
Tuesdays from 1:30 - 3:00 pm at Kol Shalom Synagogue: 9110 Darnestown Road, Rockville, MD 20850.
Begins Tuesday, March 17, 2020 for six weeks.

Evening Grief Support Group: 
for anyone grieving the death of a loved one.
Monday evenings from 6:30 - 8:00 pm at Montgomery Hospice office: 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850.
Begins Monday, March 16, 2020 for six weeks.


Parent Loss Grief Support Group: for adults who have experienced the death of one or both parents. 
Tuesday evenings from 6:30 - 8:00 pm at Bethesda United Church of Christ: 10010 Fernwood Road, Bethesda, MD 20817.
Begins Tuesday, March 17, 2020 for six weeks (no meeting on April 7).

Connections Support Group for Families: for parents/guardians and children (kindergarten through high school) in families where the death of a parent or child has occurred.  
Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:30 pm at Montgomery Hospice: 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850.
Begins Wednesday, March 18, 2020 for six weeks. (no meeting on April 8)


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                                                                   Workshops

All workshops are free for anyone living or working in Montgomery County or Prince George's County.
Participants must sign up in advance.
To register or for more information, please call: Montgomery Hospice & Prince George's Hospice Bereavement Care Staff, 301-921-4400
All workshops will take place at: 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850


Forever Yours - A Valentine's Day Workshop: A special workshop for widows, widowers, and life partners who want to honor and remember their loved ones as a comfort on Valentine's Day
Friday, February 14, 2020, from 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm at Montgomery Hospice: 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850.

Remembering Mom and Dad - A workshop for adults who have lost a parent or parents: If you are grieving the death of a parent and you are wondering how to manage the approach of Mother's Day and/or Father's Day, this workshop is for you. We will discuss our grief, helpful ways to cope, and how we can use this special time to honor our parents. 
Wednesday, May 6, 2020, from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm at Montgomery Hospice Office: 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850.

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