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Loss During the Covid-19 Pandemic_Sept Group Session 1
September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
A six-week support group for adults who have lost a loved one in the past year.
Six consecutive Thursdays
Sept 30 – Nov 4, 2021
12:00 Noon – 1:30pm
Please note: this group is only available to Ontario residents.
Losing a loved one is painful any time and loss during the pandemic has its own challenges.
As part of this virtual group, you will have an opportunity to:
SHARE your grief story in a supportive environment
DISCUSS the unique challenges around Covid19
LEARN new coping strategies
$15 suggested donation
About the Facilitators
Eileen Jadd, MA, RSW, has been working for community service organizations in Toronto, both professionally and as a volunteer for over 25 years. Having obtained her certificate in Bereavement Education from the University of Toronto Social Work Continuing Education Department, Eileen began her role as a group facilitator and Bereavement Educator and has been focusing her skills in assisting the underserved grief-stricken population of the GTA.
Justine Silver, BSc, CMP, was thrown into the world of grieving after the unexpected passing of her husband several years ago. With the support of family, friends, professional and group counselling, Justine was able to access tools and techniques to help her move forward. She combines these skills and professional experience to help others navigate through loss, creating a welcoming group experience. Justine is passionate about group support as a tool for healing and facilitates a pet loss support group.