home
Jewish bereavement
remembrance
groups
synagogue
agency
location
specific needs
Individual Counselors
Resources
about
Bereavement Support Groups by Location
 

South Bay and Surrounding Areas (including Downey, Inglewood, Long Beach, Torrance)

Daniel Freeman Memorial Hospital
333 N. Prairie Ave.
Inglewood, CA 90301
310-674-7050 x. 3725
Bonnie Rohrbaugh
Ongoing, open bereavement support group for all ages, free of charge.

Drive by Agony
3400 E. Imperial Hwy
Lynwood, CA
310-537-8018
Servicing victims of violent crimes, youth camp.

The Gathering Place
514 N. Prospect Ave. Suite 115
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
310-374-6323
www.griefcenter.net
A partnership between Beach Cities Health District and Trinity Care Hospice. Grief support groups for adults, children and adolescents. Kids Can is a grief support group for
children 3-8 and 9-13 and their parents.

Pathways Volunteer Hospice
3300 E South Street, Suite 209
Long Beach, CA 90805
562-531-3031
www.aboutpathways.com
Ongoing bereavement support groups. The Changes program is for children and parents/caregivers who have suffered a loss – parents are in an adult group and children are in age-appropriate groups. The program also includes school-based grief education.
Other groups for adult and senior groups through the Journeys program, a group widowed men, and periodic training seminars for parents of preschoolers facing a death in the family or coping with grief.

Torrance Memorial Home Health and Hospice
3330 Lomita Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90505
310-784-3754
www.torrancememorial.org/helphome
General adult bereavement support groups, facilitated by a chaplain, social worker or trained volunteer, open to all community members, free of charge.

Trinity Kids Care
2601 Airport Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
310-257-3567
www.trinitycarehospice.org/services/trinitykids
E-mail: gaylekirma@providence.org
Grief and loss counseling with an emphasis on the loss of a seriously ill child.

The Wellness Community
310-314-2555
www.thewellnesscommunity.org
Locations in Santa Monica, Pasadena, Redondo Beach, Westlake Village and Orange County (Santa Ana). A free program of support, education and hope for people with cancer and their loved ones. Some locations, such as Santa Monica, Foothills and Westlake, offer bereavement support services for family members and friends of Wellness Community participants.

 
   
© 2006 The Jewish Bereavement Project. Designed by Karin Mueller. Supported by the Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion.