Contact Information
Office Phone 905-599-4673 (HOPE)
E-Mail info@heartache2hope.com
Website www.heartache2hope.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/heartache2hope
Primary Contact Flavia Ceschin, Founder and Executive Director; Phone: 905-464-6700; Email: flavia@heartache2hope.com
Alternate Contact Peggy McGillicuddy, Education and Training; Email: peggy@heartache2hope.com
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2014
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides healing support to adults who have experienced a suicide loss * works to meet the needs and break the isolation of individuals who have experienced the death of a loved one by suicide

Services include:  

- Suicide Loss support groups:
  • open and closed groups
  • provide a safe place for grieving individuals to share their experiences with others
  • provide an understanding of the uniqueness of suicide loss
  • relieve isolation
  • assist with healing and reconciliation
  • extend hope for a positive and productive future
  • support groups are held at the Canadian Mental Health Association office at 1540 Cornwall Rd, Unit 102, Oakville

- One-on-One Grief Support: individual grief support sessions that provide a non-judgmental and understanding environment where experiences and feelings can be shared freely

- Community Education:
  • educational presentations: providing education on the unique aspects of suicide loss, the grieving process and traumatic bereavement
  • professional training: provide training to professionals and organizations on topics such as traumatic bereavement, suicide loss, and grief support
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-6pm * Sat 10am-2pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Halton Region and area
Eligibility Adults who have experienced a suicide loss
Application Registration is required to participate in the support groups * call or email for information
Languages English
Fees no one is turned away due to the inability to pay
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (Glen Abbey)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
1155 North Service Rd W, Unit 11
Oakville, ON L6M 3E3
Intersection Fourth Line and North Service Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Main Category Palliative Care / Grief
Secondary Category Support Groups / Counselling
Service Categories Bereavement Counselling ~ Families/Friends of Suicides ; Bereavement Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of Suicides

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