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Groups for Children and Adolescents

Camp Good Grief
A three-day camp for children and teens ages 10 - 16 years old who have had a sibling, parent, or significant other die. Meals, accommodations, and activities of the camp are provided free of charge. Reservations required.

  • Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital
  • 11234 Anderson Street, Room 1801, Loma Linda, CA 92354
  • Contact: Dorothy Brooks, 909-558-4073

 

Camp Good Grief - Special Victims Program
A three-day camp for children and teens ages 10 - 16 years old who have had a sibling, parent, or significant other die due to a violent death (homicide or suicide). Meals, accommodations, and activities of the camp are provided free of charge. Reservations required.

  • Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital
  • Contact: Dorothy Brooks, 909-558-4073

 

Camp Good Grief - Teen Retreat
A camp for teens who have already attended Camp Good Grief. A weekend for strengthening friendships formed at a previous camp. Reservations required.

  • Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital
  • Contact: Dorothy Brooks, 909-558-4073


Inland Hospice Volunteers

Grief support groups for children ages 6-17. Call for time and location.
Pomona Unified School District. Village at Indian Hill, Entrance One, 1444 Holt Ave. Pomona, CA 91767.

  • Eight consecutive Tuesdays from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Contact: 909-399-3289

 

Homicide Bereavement Survivors

Families and Friends of Murder Victims (Bilingual)
Support groups for family and friends of homicide victims.

    Coachella Valley Chapter, Palm Desert Library Community Room
  • 73-300 Fred Waring Drive, Palm Desert, CA 92660
  • When: Third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Contact: 606-754-6969 or mail4ffmv@yahoo.com
    Colton Chapter, Christ The Redeemer Catholic Church
  • 12745 Oriole Avenue, Robinson Hall, Room 6, Grand Terrace, CA 92313
  • When: First Tuesday of every month from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Contact: Rose, mail4ffmv@yahoo.com, 909-754-6969
    Riverside Chapter, Avaxat Elementary School
  • 24300 La Brisas Road, Murrieta, CA
  • When: Third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m.
  • Contact: Dawn, 951-757-4419
    Riverside Chapter, Avaxat Elementary School
  • 24300 La Brisas Road, Murrieta, CA
  • When: Third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m.
  • Contact: Dawn, 951-757-4419
    West End Chapter, St. Anthony’s Catholic Church
  • 2210 North San Antonio Avenue, Conference Room, Upland, CA 91786
  • When: Second Thursday of each month from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Contact: Rita Marin, rittaatffmv@aol.com, 909-215-7063

Suicide Bereavement

Support group for those who have lost friends or relatives through suicide.

Pomona Valley Health Center

  • 2140 Grand Avenue, Suite 105, Chino Hills, CA 91709
  • When: First and third Wednesday of each month from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Contact: Pat Harness-Overley, 909-393-2563

Survivor of Suicide Support Group

Faith-based support group for those who have lost loved ones to suicide.