Adult Grief Programs

Catholic Family Services offers Non-Denominational Grief Programs

These Grief Programs are professionally directed and conducted to facilitate the journey of grieving and the move towards readjustment.
Presented by: Dr. Marcie Moran & guests

When: Six Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Where: Catholic Family Services
523 N Duluth Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Registration: Call (605) 988-3775 or 1-800-700-7867 or email cfs@sfcatholic.org to register.
Registrations are limited.

Cost: Donation

2020 Programs:

Grieving the Loss of a Spouse

January 7 – February 11, 2020

A program for adults who have lost a spouse and are trying to cope with the pain of separation and loss. Role change and loneliness are secondary losses which can complicate the grieving process. This program offers assistance in coping with the change and in making healthy readjustments.  2020 Spouse Flyer

 

Grieving the Loss of an Infant or Child

February 25 – March 31, 2020

A program for adults who have lost a child and are trying to understand and reconcile their grief. An educational program that will offer positive suggestions to help people survive and learn to live fully again. 2020 Loss of a child flier

 

Grieving the Loss from Suicide

April 14- May 19, 2020

A program for families who have lost a loved one from suicide. The suddenness of the death, the confusion and the painful reactions are significant topics of the program. This is a time when professional support is needed.  2020 Loss from Suicide

 

Grieving the Loss from Homicide

June 9 – July 14, 2020

A program for adults who have lost a loved one from the tragic and senseless crime of murder. This loss has a unique intensity that requires special and educational assistance toward adjustment. 2020 loss from Homicide flyer

 

Grieving the Loss of a Spouse

July 28 – September 1, 2020

A program for adults who have lost a spouse and are trying to cope with the pain of separation and loss. Role change and loneliness are secondary losses which can complicate the grieving process. This program offers assistance in coping with the change and in making healthy readjustments. 2020 Spouse Flyer

 

Grieving the Loss of a Parent or Sibling

September 15- October 20, 2020

A program for adults who have the loss of a parent or sibling. Parents and Siblings play significant roles in our lives and this loss requires a significant adjustment. This program provides educational and experiential activities with a focus on coping and re-adjustment responses to the loss. 2020 Loss of parent-sibling flyer

 

Grieving a Loss During the Holidays

November 3- December 8, 2020

A program for adults who have lost loved ones and are grieving during the holiday season. The need to grieve and holiday stress combine to make this a difficult time.   2020 Grieving a loss during holiday flyer

Supported in part by Miller Funeral Home

2020 Grief Programs Flyer

2020  One Day Grief Retreats

Spring- April 4, 2020

Fall- October 24, 2020

Retreats held at Catholic Family Services

523 N. Duluth Ave., Sioux Falls, SD