Loss of a Child
9233 W. Pico Blvd., Ste. 200
Los Angeles, CA 90035
Chai Lifeline is an international organization that provides free support services
to catastrophically ill Jewish children and their families. Bereavement services
include support and counseling via telephone conferences with other bereaved
parents and a trained social worker or psychologist, weekend retreats of support
and therapy, books and visual materials. Services also available for educators
and community rabbis.
Arcadia and Covina
Intimate bereavement support group for parents who have lost a child, monthly
meetings, no charge, volunteer/peer lead. Free of charge.
Nationwide bereavement support groups for families after the death of a child,
at any age, from any cause.
Northridge Hospital Medical Center
Loss of Little One
An 8-week workshop for those dealing with the loss of a pregnancy, infant or child. This program is held three times per year. Please call (818) 885-8500 extension 4550 for dates and times.
1663 Sawtelle Blvd., Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90025
21860 Burbank Blvd., Suite 195
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Providing grief support services, education, resources and hope. All groups are
fee based with a sliding scale. Groups co-led by highly trained volunteers. The
adult program offers groups for young widows/widowers, mid-life loss, later-life
loss, parents grieving the loss of a young or adult child, adults grieving the
loss of a parent. The children’s program offers support groups for death
of a parent or sibling that are age appropriate and loss appropriate, and use
various methods of grief expression, including art, music, play and poetry; school-based
grief support groups are also available.
5249 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
Culver City, California 90230
Bereavement support groups for those who have lost a parent, spouse, friend or
child. Open to the community, no fee. Facilitated by licensed practitioner. Please
call for more details.
Trinity Kids Care
2601 Airport Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
Grief and loss counseling with an emphasis on the loss of a seriously ill child.