Grief & Bereavement


♦  Bereavement Support Groups

Provided by Hospice of the Valleys; Stephanie Tortoris, Bereavement Coordinator

25240 Hancock Ave. Ste. 120
Murrieta, CA 92562
(951) 200-7800

This organization provides hospice care for the terminally ill. They also sponsor community support groups for adults & children, Bereaved Parents & other available groups at no cost.


Compassionate Friends

1 (877) 969-0010 (Toll-free # to locate group nearest you)

http://www.compassionatefriends.org (web site for information)

This is a self-help organization for bereaved parents & relatives of children who have died. Volunteer parents, who have themselves lost a child to death, facilitate groups. Meetings are on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm at:

First Baptist Church
5500 Alessandro Blvd
Riverside, CA
(951) 678-0740