Samaritan Center for Grief Support announces October group schedule
The Samaritan Center for Grief Support, a member of the Samaritan Family of Services, announces its October support group schedule.
“Grief is a natural, healthy and universal emotion. It helps us accept a loss and begin to heal. You don’t have to grieve alone,” says Kim Rumaker, Manager of the Samaritan Center for Grief Support.
The following support groups will be offered by the Samaritan Center for Grief Support staff beginning in October:
-Sharing Suicide’s Sorrows ($30 — Six Sessions) — For friends and family grieving a suicide death.
Sessions start Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m. at the Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Center for Grief — 5 Eves Drive, Marlton.
-Understanding Grief (No charge — One session) — An Overview of the Grief Process
The will be held Session held Thursday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Center for Grief — 5 Eves Drive, Marlton.
-The Grieving Heart — For adults grieving the loss of a family member of friend.
The sessions will take place at Virtua Memorial in Mt. Holly — 175 Madison Ave, Mt. Holly and at Hammonton Library — 451 South Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
The Mt. Holly session will take place on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 2–3:30 p.m., and the Hammonton session will take place on Oct. 17 from 10–11:30 a.m.
Samaritan’s grief support groups are open to anyone in the community, but registration is required at (856) 596–8550.
Other Center services include grief counseling for adults and children, and PTSD services for active military and veterans.
To view a complete schedule of upcoming support groups, visit: www.samaritannj.org.