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Grief Corps

Service: Online Bereavement Support Group

Contact Information
Website ifsca.ca/grief-corps/
Primary Contact Derek Scott, Certified IFS Therapist and Registered Social Worker, Internal Family Systems Counselling Association
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Online support group sessions for people who are COVID-bereaved.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Short term six-week program facilitated by mental health professionals to help people experiencing bereavement due to COVID-19 within an online support group format.  
* small groups (10 people per group) 
* participants choose a session to fit their schedule 
* opportunity to share experiences and offer / receive support 
* help to understand and recognize impact of grief 
 
Note: Groups are NOT providing therapy -- they are not intended to replace individual therapy if that is required
Hours Sessions available Mon-Sat 9 am-11 pm * 90 min duration * final session each day begins 9:30 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Canadian residents experiencing bereavement due to the COVID-19 pandemic
Application Enrol in a support group through the website * select a suitable time of day and e-mail group facilitator
Languages English
Fees None - all services free of charge - donations accepted to cover therapist expenses
Site Information
Located In Community Erin
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Palliative Care / Grief
HCSD Sub Heading Bereavement / Grief Support ; Safety and Well-being Resources
Service Categories Bereavement Support Groups ~ COVID-19

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