Providing comfort and resources for the whole family
Hospice Atlanta brings home immense comfort and physical care for your loved one and extensive emotional care for all members of your family. We understand that grief is a very normal yet difficult process and everyone experiences it differently. That’s why we have such a wide range of support options for you.
Hospice Atlanta Bereavement Support Services include:
The grief support group is held on the second and fourth Sunday of each month from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. at Hospice Atlanta Center (get directions). The group is drop-in, with no reservation required or attendance commitment.
From time to time, we offer time-limited grief support groups which require a six-to-eight-week commitment. Please call for availability of these groups. There are many other grief support groups in the metropolitan area. Please call and verify the schedule for any community group in which you are interested.
Our Bereavement Coordinators are available by phone for grief support and counseling during regular business hours Monday through Friday. Please call (404) 869-3000 and ask to speak with someone in the Bereavement Department.
Grief can be lonely and personal, often speaking the loudest in the middle of the night. In the virtual library below, you’ll find the most helpful, most up-to-date grief and bereavement resources. The information is downloadable and free of charge.
If you are bereaved and want information on how to help your grieving child, please take a look at this free resource: The Guide to Helping Children Grieve.
If you’d like to better understand the grieving teen in your life, please take a look at this free resource: The Guide To Helping Teens Grieve.
If you’re grieving or know someone who is, please look at The Guide To Understanding Grief in Adults. It’s a free resource provided for you!