The death of a child is a unique and traumatic loss, full of deep pain and devastating grief. Parents often feel overwhelmed, isolated, and confused. This group is designed to offer a safe and supportive space to share your experience with others, to gain information about grief and loss, and to learn to cope in healthy and productive ways.
Connecting Hearts is facilitated by Bereavement Professionals Brigid Boyle and Janet Press. With over 20 years of experience supporting grieving families, Brigid is a Certified Grief Counselor in private practice, specializing in perinatal and infant loss. Janet is a Clinical Nurse Specialist with certification in Thanatology and 40 years of experience supporting women during pregnancy and infant loss.
The group will be held on Thursdays, October 17 - December 5, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Park Central Presbyterian Church, 504 E. Fayette St., Syracuse NY 13202
*There are no group meetings on 10/31 or 11/28*
Please register below or contact Brigid Boyle to register at email@example.com or 315.281.9847
a stillbirth and infant loss
"This group gave us the gift of being with people who get it, who really understand It gave us a warm and safe place to say things out loud that we couldn’t say anywhere else, and to be supported in such good ways. It was one of the most important and helpful things we did after our son died.”
~former participant, loving mother to a beautiful stillborn son
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