Teen Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group — AFSP

Teen Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group

Claremont, Los Angeles County, California, United States of America

Teen Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group

AFSP makes the support group listings directory for suicide loss survivors available as a public service and does not run, recommend, endorse, or fund any of the groups listed. In addition, we do not monitor individual groups and only update information as it is made available to us by the facilitators and/or sponsoring organizations.

Please follow up with the listed contact to ensure their group is still active and confirm both meeting times and location.

Meeting Place

Joslyn Senior Center
660 North Mountain Avenue
Claremont,California91711

Meeting Time(s)

The group meets continuously throughout the year. Meetings are held twice a month on the second Monday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm and on the fourth Monday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

Contact

Scott Ramsey

Group Demographic

This is a free and ongoing grief support group designed for teens age 13-18’ who have experienced a loss due to suicide. This group is designed for post-death support for grief (those who have lost a loved one to suicide) not suicide prevention/intervention.

This group is facilitated by trained/certified bereavement volunteers and is meant for peer support. This group is NOT a therapy group. Therapy and Prevention resources are available at: didihirsch.org or suicidepreventionlifeline.org (1-800-273-8255).

Group Type

This group is open, which means that new members may join at any time.

Registration

Pre-registration/parent permission form and interview required before attending. Please visit vnasocal.org/griefsupport to download permission form.

Facilitator

Fellow loss survivor

Cost

None

Hosting/Sponsoring Organization

VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California