Bereavement A Path of Healing

Residential Hospice Bereavement Services & Information at Your Fingertips

  What to do when you feel alone…

Reach out to trained individuals who can help you begin the process of adjustment. We are here to support you as you begin walking on a path of healing.

At Residential Hospice, we offer comprehensive bereavement activities to families and friends in various ways, including:

    • Individual grief support face to face or by telephone, standard mail, or email
    • Group grief activities and workshops with professional leaders
    • Annual memorial service and holiday workshop
    • Identification of community resources and additional referrals if desired
    • Caring bereavement activities in the time before and for up to 13 months after your loved one has transitioned

Residential Hospice Bereavement Support is offered at no cost to families and caregivers.

Where to Connect

In our group we find support, hope and friendship. Our loss does not disappear but our burden is shared, and that is where we find our strength.

Michigan Support Group Locations

For more information, please contact Amy McMillan, Bereavement Coordinator:
(866)902-5854 x48871
Please call to confirm times and location as they could change due to weather or holidays.

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church
5631 N. Adams Rd., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
2nd and 4th Thursdays – 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Covenant Presbyterian Church
21575 W. 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48075
1st and 3rd Thursdays – 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Residential Hospice: Main Office – Troy
5440 Corporate Dr., Suite 400, Troy, MI 48098
By appointment only – call (866)902-5854 x48871

Conscious Drumming from the Heart
(Group support by drumming)
Please call (866)902-5854 x48871 for locations and times

Residential Hospice: East Lansing Office
271 Woodland Pass, East Lansing, MI 48823
3rd Thursdays for groups – 3:30-5:00 p.m.
One-on-one support by appointment – call (866)902-5854 x48871

Illinois Support Group Locations

For more information, please contact Laurie Spitzig, Bereavement Coordinator:
(866)902-5854 x31720
Please call to confirm times and location as they could change due to weather or holidays.

Elmhurst Hospital: The Willow Room – Arboretum Conference Center
155 E. Brush Hill Rd., Elmhurst, IL 60126
Willow HOPE – 1st and 3rd Thursday – 9:30-11:00 a.m.

Residential Hospice: Illinois office – Downers Grove
1431 Opus Place, Suite 310, Downers Grove, IL 60515
HOPE Adult Grief Group – 1st Tuesdays –10:00-11:30 a.m.
1st Wednesdays – 6:00-7:30 p.m.


Referrals for Post-Grief Group Support & Advanced Cases

K. LaCourse Psy.S., Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist
Office: (248)414-7275
Cell: (248)882-6472

Wes Baldwin M.A., L.L.P.C.
New Life Coach
381 Moran, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Office: (313)608-9371

Tonya Ratliff LPC, NCC
Licensed & Certified Counselor
45445 Mound Rd., Ste. 111, Shelby Twp., MI 48317
Office: (586)254-3663

William & Cheryl Robinson
Robinson House – Community Center for Children
15855 James Couzens, Detroit, MI 48228
Office: (313)865-6394

Additional Resources

What to Expect: A Compassionate Guide to the End of Life
Personal Grief Assessment Self-Survey

Visit the ‘Bereavement and Grief’ section in the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) Marketplace for helpful resources