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GriefCare Place

Published: June 11, 2017 12:00 AM

The GriefCare Place offers support groups that give those grieving the loss of a loved one by death the understanding of the grief process and encourages them that healing will come. All grief support groups are at no cost.

All groups will meet at The GriefCare Place at 4499 Darrow Road in Stow in the same building as Attentive Home Health Services and Western Reserve Foot Clinic entrance in rear. Call the office for further information and detailed directions at 330-686-1750 or email: griefcareplace@att.net Monthly meeting calendars are posted on the website, www.thegriefcareplace.org.

Individual Counseling

Individual counseling is provided by a licensed professional therapist in affiliation with Moriah Counseling & Consulting. Clients are seen on Wednesday's at the GriefCare Place by appointment only. Call the GriefCare Place at 330-686-1750.

The GriefCare Place, serving grievers from 66 communities in Northeast Ohio, has been committed since 1997 to bring hope and healing to broken hearts caused by the death of a loved one.

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Group Sessions

WIDOWED MEN'S GROUP -- This group is designed for men who have experienced the death of a spouse. This group will meet on June 12 at 7 p.m. Led by Mike Farmer.

BEREAVED PARENTS' GROUP -- This group is designed specifically for parents who have experienced the death of a child. This group will meet on June 14 at 7 p.m. Led by Chris Campo who has experienced the loss of a child and understands what the grief experience is like for parents.

AFTER SUICIDE -- This group is designed specifically for any adult who has experienced the loss of a loved one through a completed suicide. This group will meet on June 15 at 7 p.m. Led by Maribeth Lieberth, MA LPC-CR.

Upcoming

Good Grief Golf Outing -- Golfers get ready for the "Good Grief Golf Outing" on June 16 at Fox Den Golf Course. This event helps support the groups who are dealing with a loss of a loved one. To find out more about this event and/or purchase tickets, call 330-686-1750.

20th Year Anniversary Celebration -- The GriefCare Place will be celebrating with a breakfast fundraiser at Applebee's on July 15 from 8 to 10 a.m. ollowed by an open house at The GriefCare Place. To purchase your breakfast tickets, call The GriefCare Place at 330-686-1750.

HEART to HEART KIDS' TIME CAMP will be held June 19-22. This four-day camp is for children ages 6 12 who have experienced a significant loss, such as that of a parent, grandparent or sibling. Children will explore their feelings and memories. They will gain tools for helping them cope with and effectively express grief in their everyday lives. This camp is led by Richelle Setordzie, M.A., LPC. Register your child(ren) by calling the GriefCare Place 330-686-1750 or email griefcareplace@att.net.

Also, on June 19 a special session for parents/guardians on "How to Help a Grieving Child."


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