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Bereavement Support Groups

Nassau County

 

Massapequa

Group Name & Mailing Address: A Place For Hope Survivors of Suicide Support Group

1971 Julian Lane Merrick, NY 11566

Contact: Anne Marie Maiorana, facilitator (516) 868-1576; maresmyangel@aol.com

Website: www.phsos.org

Meeting Place: Father Graham Outreach Center Massapequa, NY 11758

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m.

Facilitated by: Peer

Charge: Free of Charge

Counties Served: Nassau, Suffolk, all five boroughs of New York

Last Updated: 06/09/2010

 

New Hyde Park

Group Name & Mailing Address: Long Island Survivors of Suicide

181-34 Aberdeen Road Jamaica, NY 11432

Contact: Bill or Beverly Feigelman, 718-380-8205, feigelw@ncc.edu

Website: www.lisos.org

Meeting Place: Temple Tikvah

3315 Hillside Avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11030

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 7:30-9:30PM

Facilitated by: Peer

Charge: No

Newsletter: Yes

Counties Served: Nassau & Queens

Last Updated: 1/29/09

 

Rockville Centre

Group Name & Mailing Address:

The Compassionate Friends of Rockville Centre

60 Atkinson Road

Rockville Centre, NY 11570

Contact: Elaine and Joe Stillwell (516) 766-4682, elainestillwell@worldnet.att.net

Meeting Place: Molloy College, Wilbur Arts Building Multipurpose Room, 2nd Floor

1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre

Adult Sibling Group (18+)

Basement, room 18

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Friday of every month at 8 p.m.

Facilitated by: Peer/Professional

Charge: No fee

Newsletter: Monthly

Counties Served: Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, Kings, Manhattan and Westchester

Last Updated: 8/14/09

 

Woodbury

Group Name & Mailing Address:

Suicide Loss Support Group

Contact: Barbara A. McGuire, LMSW (516) 224-6532, Bmcguire@hospciecarenetwork.org

or Lisa Vitucci, LMSW (631) 666-6873 Ext. 2206, lvitucci@hospicecarenetwork.org

Meeting Place: 99 Sunnyside Blvd. Woodbury, NY 11797

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: please call for dates and times

Facilitated by: Professional

Charge: Yes

Counties Served: Queens, Nassau and Suffolk

Last Updated: 1/23/09

 

Suffolk County

 

Bay Shore

Group Name & Mailing Address: Joes' Project Support Group

Contact: Donna Altonji 1-888-375-2228 or Tracey Sherman (631)278-8788

Meeting Place: 1444 5th Avenue Bay Shore, NY

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st and 3rd Tuesday every month, 7:00-8:30 pm

Facilitated by: Peer/Professional

Charge: No

Newsletter: No

Counties Served: Suffolk

Last Updated: 8/11/2010

 

East Northport

Group Name & Address: YOU’RE NOT ALONE

Contact: Pat & Bob Karpowicz at 631-266-2656 or patkarpowicz@optonline.net

Meeting Place: East Northport, NY

Meeting Day(s) Meeting Time: 1st and 3rd Monday @ 7 pm

Facilitated by: peers

 

Patchogue

Group Name & Mailing Address:

Brookhaven Hospice Survivors of Suicide Bereavement Support Group

BMH Hospice 105 West Main Street Patchogue, NY 11772

Contact: Hospice staff at (631) 687-2960

Meeting Place: Please call to register before attending.

Same as above (Parking and entrance on Lake Street)

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: Every Thursday at 6 p.m.

Facilitated by: Professional

Charge: No

Counties Served: Suffolk

Last Updated: 12/29/09

 

 

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