Grief Support Find a Location Find a Doctor Hospice Hospice Advance Directive/Living Will Support Grief Support Music Therapy Massage Therapy Pet Therapy Volunteering at Hospice How You Can Help Hospice Resources Palliative Care Footprints Perinatal Program Outpatient Clinic Resources Send a Care Card FAQs Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship IMPORTANT NOTICE Grief support groups have begun meeting, with additional screening precautions and very limited group sizes in order to maintain social distancing protocols. RSVP’s are required for all groups. Please contact us at (859) 301-4611 for more information. St. Elizabeth Healthcare Grief Support Services St. Elizabeth Hospice offers a full array of support services for families of our patients. Below is a list of Grief Support Groups offered through our program. All groups provided by St. Elizabeth Hospice are open to the public and are not limited to those having received hospice care. “STARS” Philosophy “STARS” is a Safe place in which participants can Talk about their grief, feel Accepted for what is thought and felt, feel Respected for what they need to do with their grief, and feel Supported as they meet together. STARS for KIDS FAMILY PROGRAM: A program for school-aged children, their caregivers, and parents who have experienced the death of a loved one. Registration required. Contact us for start dates. When: Meets every other Tuesday throughout the school year on a semester basis. Where: Gloria Dei Lutheran Church STARS H.O.P.E.: Helping Overwhelmed Parents Endure. For parents of child loss. Call or email for more information. When: Meets every other Tuesday 7 - 8 p.m. in conjunction with the STARS for Kids Family Program Where: Gloria Dei Lutheran Church STARS for ADULTS GRIEF BASICS CLASS: A six-week class for adults to help build a foundation of understanding the grief journey. Registration required. Contact us for start dates. When: Mondays 6 - 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center STARS for ADULTS GRANT COUNTY: A twice-a-month meeting for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. Drop-in's welcome. When: 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month at 10:30 a.m. Where: 1st Monday - at a local restaurant, 3rd Monday - Crittenden Baptist Association Office, Williamstown STARS for ADULT DAUGHTERS: A once-a-month open group for daughters who have experienced the death of a parent. Drop-ins welcome. When: 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6 - 7:30 p.m. Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center WIDOWS' LIFE DAYTIME GROUP: Contact Marcy for details Marcella.CameronMeyer@stelizabeth.com. Drop-ins welcome. When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m - 12:30 p.m. Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center WIDOWS' LIFE EVENING GROUP: Contact Marcy for details Marcella.CameronMeyer@stelizabeth.com. Drop-ins welcome. When: 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center MEN’S BREAKFAST CLUB: A social gathering for retied age widowers. Drop-ins welcome. When: 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. Where: Atria Summit Hills Senior Living MEN’S HUDDLE: A "processing group" for widowers. Drop-ins welcome. When: 3rd Friday of each month at 8 a.m. Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center P.E.A.C.E. GROUP: A group for survivors of death due to overdose. Drop-ins welcome. When: 1st Tuesday of each month Where: Community Grief Support Center next door to the Hospice Center STARS LECTURE SERIES: A social event for those who have participated in any of these groups. When: 2nd Monday of each month Where: At a local restaurant DONATE TO STARS *To donate to our STARS program, please choose "Hospice STARS" from the drop down menu on the "Donate" page.* Before Joining Prior to joining a group, we request that you contact our bereavement coordinator to arrange a consultation by phone at (859) 301-4611 or by email. Additional Resources Please contact James Ellis either by phone at (859) 301-4611 or by email if you are interested in obtaining more information on any of the listed support groups. For More Information About Hospice Care: NHPCO - National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization St. Elizabeth Healthcare Community Grief Support Center This community-based center provides individual, family and group grief counseling (see the list of available classes below). These classes help identify feelings and focus on concerns associated with grief. We serve the entire Northern Kentucky region. Our services are free and open to all, regardless of whether or not your loved one was cared for by St. Elizabeth Hospice. Location Details Where: 483 S. Loop Dr. Edgewood, KY 41017 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.