Special Focus Support


Special focus programs target a specific type of loss or audience to offer specific support.

Please call 425.899.1077 to register or to get more information about these events.


Parents Helping Children with Grief and Loss

We will review general grief and loss reactions of different age groups and discuss ways to support children and teens dealing with the death of a loved one.

Saturday, May 12, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.


Same Sex Spouse or Partner Loss

We will review general grief and loss reactions and discuss unique challenges and circumstances facing losses within LGBTQ relationships.

Saturday, June 9, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.


Grieving the Death of a Spouse or Partner

We will review general grief and loss reactions and discuss the unique challenges faced after the death of a spouse or partner.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019   1 – 3 p.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.


Their Choices, Our Voices

We will review general grief and loss reactions and discuss unique challenges and complications often experienced in the first several months after a loved one passes from the Death With Dignity act or VSED (Voluntarily Stopping Eating and Drinking).

Saturday, Mar. 10, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, July 14, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018  9 – 11 a.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.


For Men Only

We will review general grief and loss reactions and discuss unique challenges facing men during times of grief.

Saturday, Apr. 14, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018   9 – 11 a.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.


Grieving the Loss of a Parent

We will review general grief and loss reactions and discuss the unique challenges faced after the death of a parent.

Saturday, May 12, 2018   1 – 3 p.m.

Preregistration is required; please call a Bereavement Coordinator at 425.899.1077.