Grief Ministry

We are a group of lay ministers trained by the Archdiocese of San Francisco to give support to those in our parish community who have lost a loved one.

 

Upcoming Support Group
 

"Moving Through the Loss of a Loved One: The Next Step"
 

Monday evenings starting Monday, September 16, 2019 (runs 8 weeks)
(No meetings on October 14 & November 11)

7:00 pm in the Parish Center
 

This session is intended for those who have previously attended a Grief Support group session and/or would like to participate in a support group focused on progressing through their
personal grief journey.  
 

For more information or to register, please contact Grief Ministry at (650) 361-0655 or griefministry@pius.org.

   

 

Grief Support Offerings in San Mateo County
 

ST. PIUS CATHOLIC CHURCH

1100 Woodside Road, Redwood City 94061
Two structured support groups offered each year along with a Holiday Grief Workshop.
Contact: (650) 361-0655 or griefministry@pius.org.

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL CATHOLIC CHURCH

300 Fulton Street, Redwood City 94062
Weekly ongoing group: Thursdays 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM. Please call in advance to see if group is meeting.
Contact: (650) 366-3802.

ST. ROBERT CATHOLIC CHURCH

349 Oak Avenue, San Bruno 94066
Twice a month. Call in advance for additional information.
Contact: Sister Patricia O’Sullivan at (650) 763-8822.

ST. DUNSTAN CATHOLIC CHURCH

1133 Broadway Avenue, Millbrae 94030
Group meets twice monthly.
Contact: Carol Hensley at (650) 692-1488.

KARA

457 Kingsley Avenue, Palo Alto 94301
Contact: (650) 321-5272.
kara-grief.org/

MENLO PARK PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

950 Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park 94025
Grief Support ~ Fall and Spring 13 wk. Support Groups. Drop in's welcome.                                                For details, contact: Monte Fisher at (650) 330-7581                                                                  

MISSION HOSPICE AND HOME CARE

Free drop in grief support groups, no RSVP required.
Mission Hospice & Home Care, 1670 South Amphlett Blvd., Suite 300, San Mateo

  • Tuesday evenings 6:00 - 7:30 PM, led by Roby Newman, LCSW
  • 1st and 3rd Saturdays 10:00 - 11:30 AM, led by Tracie Pyers, MSW
  • 2nd and 4th Saturdays 10:00 - 11:30 AM, Group for Young Widows and Widowers, led by Tracie Pyers, MSW. Concurrent children’s group is available on 2nd Saturday (RSVP required).

Coastside Adult Day Health Center, 925 Main Street, Half Moon Bay

  • 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 6:00 - 7:30 PM, led by Lynne Siracusa, LCSW

For more information, please call (650) 554-1000 or visit www.missionhospice.org

PATHWAYS

See list of supportive workshops online at www.pathwayshealth.org/grief-support.

SUTTER CARE

Sutter Care at Home offers several options. Please see their website here: https://www.sutterhealth.org/scah/services/home-health-hospice/grief-bereavement-support