St. Mary’s Grief Support seeks to help our parishioners with the wide range of circumstances which may cause them sadness or distress. So that we may best connect you with appropriate support and resources, please call
, Director of Pastoral Care at St. Mary’s at 354-3726 ext 121.
The Centre for Living with Dying
3490 The Alameda
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Provides individual and small group grief support for adults, children,and families experiencing the death of a loved one or a life-threatening
Hospice of the Valley
4850 Union Ave.
San Jose, CA 95124
Community Grief Center offers the opportunity for adults to talk about loss or simply listen to as others share their experiences of going through the grieving process. Offering opportunities to talk about spousal loss,adult children grieving, children and teen grief support groups.
Pathways Grief Support Services
585 North Mary Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
www.pathwayshealth.org/index.htm (click “Grief Support”)
Pathways offers a number of grief support services at different times of the year. Ask to speak with the Bereavement Services Coordinator for guidance.
Kara Grief Support and Education
457 Kingsley Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Kara’s trained volunteers accompany others on their journey through a life-threatening illness and/or bereavement. There is no charge for Kara’s services. Individual counseling and support groups are available for spouse/partner loss, parent/caregiver loss, child loss, and survivors of another’s suicide.
The Compassionate Friends
P.O. Box 13696
Oakbrook, IL 60522
This non-profit organization offers support and friendship to bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents who have experienced the death of a child of any age, from any cause. Call for local referral.
LOCAL CATHOLIC PARISHES WITH GRIEF SUPPORT:
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception
St. Joseph of Cupertino
St. Thomas of Canterbury
Queen of the Apostles