For adults who have lost a loved one:
Hope & Healing (A Jewish Bereavement Support Group). Free, no registration required. 2nd Tuesday of each month at JCC, 6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis, IN 46260, Room A-17. The group will address the social, emotional and spiritual dimensions of grief from a Jewish perspective. For more information: Paula Goldberg: firstname.lastname@example.org or Julie Sondhelm: (317) 529-5497
For children experiencing a loss of parent, sibling or grandparent:
Brooke's Place is a local Indianapolis nonprofit organization providing support and services to grieving children and families. For more information: www.brookesplace.org or 317 705-9650
Brooke's Place offers Camp Healing Tree
A special weekend camp for grieving children and teens ages 7-17
Do you know a young person who would benefit from a weekend of grief support, encouragement and enjoyable activities? Camp Healing Tree exists to provide an opportunity for young people to share feelings of loss with other campers and caring adult volunteers and to learn that these feelings are normal.
For more information, call (317) 705-9650 or visit www.brookesplace.org/camphealingtree.
For those experiencing the loss of a child:
Compassionate Friends: www.compassionatefriends.org
For those dealing with the loss of a loved one from suicide:
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: www.afsp.org
For those having lost a loved one to substance abuse:
Grief Recovery after a Substance Passing: www.grasphelp.org
For those dealing with the loss of a veteran:
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors: www.taps.org