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Bereavement Services

Family Services - Grieving Families

Loma Linda University Medical Center offers comprehensive bereavement care for those who have experienced a death in their family. Each of the four programs offered: Always in My Heart (AiMH), Healing of Parents Experiencing Sorrow (HOPES), Comfort and Recovery Experiences (CARE), and the Sensitive Emergency Approach to Significant Others' Needs in Sorrow (SEASONS) programs meet the unique needs of families as they cope with death of a loved one. All programs provide in-hospital support, family follow-up (by mail and by phone), and support groups. Additionally, written materials can be purchased to help inform families about the process they are going through.      


Bereavement Programs

  • CARE (Comfort and Recovery Experience)
  • Always in My Heart (Support for families who loss their baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, or newborn death)
  • HOPES (Support for families who loss their child)
  • SEASONS (Support for the loss of a love one)

Bereavement Support Resources

Additional Resources


If you have questions about any of our resources we would love to hear from you. Contact Kathy McMillan, BSN, MA, Directory of Nursing Bereavement Programs at (909) 558-7278.