Bereavement Support

Hospice Toronto

Name of program: Client Care Bereavement Support

Contact Information

  • Location: 120 Eglinton Ave East, Suite #500, Toronto, ON  M4P 1E2
    Tel: (416) 364-1666
    Email: info@hospicetoronto.ca

Services provided

  • Individual sessions with a Client Services Coordinator (CSC)
  • Peer-based support group led by a CSC
  • Individual support calls with trained volunteers

Access/referral

  • Through phone

 


Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities (SCHC)

Name of Program: Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities (SCHC)

Contact Information

  • The Hub – Mid Scarborough
    2660 Eglinton Ave E, Toronto, ON M1K 2S3
    Contact: Sonia Comire (Bereavement Coordinator)
    Tel: (416) 642-9445 ext. 4420
    Email: scomire@schcontario.ca

Services provided

  • Peer support provided by trained volunteers
  • Peer-facilitated mutual support bereavement groups
  • Educational groups
  • Therapeutic art, walking, and meditation groups for the bereaved

Access/referral

  • Please fill out referral form

 


Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association

Name of program: Chinese Bereavement Services

Contact Information

  • Location: 300 Silver Star Blvd, Toronto, ON M1V 0G2
    Tel: (416) 502-2323 ext. 6143
    Fax: (416) 502-2382
    Email: info@carefirstontario.ca

Services provided

  • Community education seminars and workshops on topics including death and dying, dealing with grief and loss, will arrangement, etc.
  • Individual counselling and support groups for bereaved individuals
  • Connection to other services to help with pensions, benefits, financial/legal assistance, etc.

Access/referral

  • Through email or phone