Bon Secours Hospice Services

804-627-5360

grief support

Bon Secours Hospice provides Bereavement Services to support families after the death of a loved one. These programs are free of charge and open to Bon Secours Hospice families, plus anyone in the community (as space allows).

Bon Secours Hospice Bereavement Services Fall 2023 Events

Online grief program info is available here.

Grief programs include:

  • Monthly grief workshops (online)
  • Support groups (in-person & online)
  • Service of Remembrance (in-person & online)
  • Counseling (phone and video; only available to Bon Secours Hospice families)
  • Referrals to other resources

To register for programs or for additional information, contact bereavement@bshsi.org or 804-433-4710.

additional resources

Books for adults:

  • What’s Your Grief? Lists to Help You Through Any Loss by Eleanor Haley & Litsa Williams
  • Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations for Working Through Grief by Martha Whitmore Hickman
  • Understanding Your Grief: Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart by Alan Wolfelt

Web sites and accounts to follow on social media:

  • WhatsYourGrief.com – podcast, individual grief classes, creative coping ideas, grief education
  • SpeakingGrief.org – documentary featuring grievers and professionals validating common reactions

For children & teens:

Other specialty resources:

  • Christian: GriefShare.org – local support groups and daily emails from a Christian perspective
  • Loss of a Child or Sibling: CompassionateFriends.org – local monthly meetings and national online groups regardless of person’s age at time of death