Support Groups

Upcoming Bereavement Offerings

Shadow Steppers  
This is an open ended group (each individual may start the group and end the group whenever they choose) facilitated by a Caring Circle Bereavement Coordinator that meets once each month for an hour and a half.  All who are traveling through their grief journey are invited to take part in the healing process within this comforting supportive environment.   
2nd Monday of every month                           3:30-5:00pm             South Haven - Caring Circle
2nd Tuesday of every month                          2:30-4:00pm              Buchanan Senior Center,
                                                                                                        810 Rynearson Rd., Buchanan, MI
3rd Wednesday of every month                     3:30-5:00pm              St. Joseph - Caring Circle

Hope and Healing
This is an open-ended group facilitated by a Caring Circle Bereavement Coordinator that meets once a month. This group is open to any adult who is grieving a loss, whether newly bereaved or further along in the grief journey.
4th Tuesday of every month              4:30-6:00pm           Lakeland Hospital,
                                                                                          Community Room, St. Joseph, MI

Walking Group
South Haven - Explore the neighborhood around/near South Beach in South Haven with Caring Circle staff and new friends. The routes and distance will vary, but all groups will meet at Kids Corner by the picnic tables on South Haven Street unless otherwise specified. This is a an open group and participants are not required to pre-register or attend weekly. This is an adult-only group. For more information call Andy Thompson (269) 429-7100.
Every Tuesday, May 1 to October  9, 2018            10:00am             Kids Corner Park, South Haven

Bridgman - Explore the area from the Bridgman Public Library to Weko Beach. The route will follow Lake Street into Weko Beach and alternate routes within the park are available. All groups begin at the South Parking lot at Bridgman Library. This is an open group and there is no need to pre-register or attend all sessions. This is an adult-only group. For more information call Jaime Hoover (269) 429-7100.
Every Thursday, May 3 to October 11, 2018           9:30am              Bridgman Public Library
                                                                                                          4460 Lake Street, Bridgman, MI

The bereavement programs and services provided by Caring Circle and Lory’s Place are made possible through the generosity of our many donors and volunteers and are provided to all at no cost, as a community service.

Download a Calendar With Upcoming Bereavement Events

2018 January - June Bereavement Calendar
2018 July - December Bereavement Calendar

If you would like information on Lory's Place programming please contact Lory's Place at (269) 983-2707

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