Grief Support Groups

HOPE for Bereaved offers support groups that cover many different forms of grief as part of its core services. The organization was founded on the understanding that sharing the journey from grief to hope with others who are going through or have experienced the same suffering is essential to the healing process.

Find a specific support group or attend one of our general grief sessions. These monthly meetings are hosted at Hope for Bereaved at 4500 Onondaga Blvd. in Syracuse.

HOPE for Bereaved

Death of a child, sibling, parent, spouse, partner, relative, friend or co-worker
Second Tuesday 6:30  pm – 8:30 pm

HOPE for Widows and Widowers

General – First Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Young – Third Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Senior – Third Wednesday (10 a.m. to noon)

HOPE for Children and Teens (6 and up)

Death of a sibling or friend
Third Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Death of a parent, grandparent or caregiver
Third Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

HOPE For Bereaved Parents

HOPE for Parents Death of an infant or child by accident or illness
Third Wednesday   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  

Death of infant by miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death.          
Third Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm          

Please call HOPE in advance if  you plan to attend this group.                                                                     

HOPE for Survivors

Death by suicide of a child, sibling, parent, spouse, partner, relative, friend or co-worker
Second and fourth Wednesdays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

HOPE for Bereaved (Drug Overdose)

Death of a child, sibling, parent, spouse, partner, relative, friend or co-worker due to a Drug Overdose
First Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm 

HOPE for Caregivers

Discussion group for those caring for family members or friends with chronic or degenerative disease.
Fourth Thursday (1:30 pm – 3:30 pm)

HOPE for Death by Homicide

Beginning April 26,  2017

Death of spouse, partner, family or friend by homicide.
Fourth Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  Meets in separate room.

Oswego/Fulton Area

Hope for Bereaved (General)

Death of parent, relative or friend
Second Tuesday (7 to 9 p.m.)

Oswego Hospital
110 W. 6th St.
Cafeteria Conference Room
Oswego, NY 13021