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Grief Support

Losing a loved one can be devastating, no matter the age or circumstances. Thankfully, you're not alone. Hospice of Lenawee is here to take this journey with you through our Grief & Loss Support Services.

Grief Support Services

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We are here for you...

Though it's a natural part of life, we know that losing a loved one can be very challenging. Our Bereavement Team is here to provide you with emotional support you may need or just a little extra help in coping. There are many ways to provide support and Hospice of Lenawee has been intentional about creating the environment and experience that will be most comfortable for you. We provide this support to those families who we have served, but also to anyone in the community who has suffered a loss - and at no cost. Please see the following services we provide...

Grief & Loss Services

  • Home and office visits with a bereavement counselor
  • Support for the entire family (adults, teens, and children)
  • Support Groups that target both expected and unexpected loss
  • Workplace Grief Assistance
  • Kaleidoscope - School-based grief support for children & teens
  • Educational Opportunities (seminars and workshops)
  • Candlelight Remembrance Service - Meaningful memorial service for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one
  • Lights of Love - Lighting of our trees in December in honor of those we have loved and lost
  • Healing Hearts Retreat Family Camp - One day camp offering the opportunity to work through grief as a family

Grief Support Resources

Download PDF Resources for Grief Support

Download the following PDFs to learn more about Hospice, the grief process, caring for a loved one, and more.

Hospice Team Members to Contact

The following Hospice staff members are available to answer questions, educate, and offer support. Please contact us today!

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Our School-Based Grief Support Program

The Hospice of Lenawee Bereavement Department understands how grief can impact a student and school community, particularly as the responsibility to meet academic goals and classroom management continues. The Kaleidoscope Program is here to assist parents, students, and school faculty members navigate these challenging experiences of grief and loss.

The Kaleidoscope program provides the following support services:

  • Grief education materials
  • Individual grief counseling
  • Grief support groups
  • School grief education programs
  • For special resource sheet on Handling the Holidays - see resources for Parents below

The Kaleidoscope program aims to partner with school systems and parents to address the needs of grieving students and create a safe environment conducive for learning. It allows for accessible grief support services to students/children and teens who cannot easily visit the Hospice of Lenawee office. This program is designed to make greater supports available to Lenawee County students, their families, and their school staff.

It is our hope, that by utilizing the resources provided below for school staff and parents, you will know that grief support is accessible and that you are not alone. In addition, we provide community bereavement support at Hospice of Lenawee at no cost to the participant. Please feel free to contact us at 517-263-2323 for more information.

Kaleidoscope Korner

Please click on KaleidoscopeKorner.com for additional information, testimonials, and resources. The Kaleidoscope Korner webpage was created by Alexis Burrece, student at Adrian College for her senior Capstone Project.

Kaleidoscope "Tool-Kit"

The following resources make up a "Tool-Kit" for addressing grief and loss; however, our staff is available to address these issues in person.

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please contact the bereavement department at 517-263-2323
for more information on
grief support groups and events.