JBCS has trained counsellors to work with bereavement support groups.
Butterflies – for mothers or fathers who have themselves lost a parent. For further details please click here.
Aftershock – a support group for young adults (18 – 30) who have lost a parent. For further details, please click here.
Stepping Stones - a support group for Jewish people (40 – 60) who have lost a partner. For further details, please click here.
After Loss – for people (60+) who have lost a partner. Click here.
A group can be very helpful following a bereavement, in particular being with others who share similar experiences.
JBCS would like to develop more groups. We would like to respond to the need in the community and would welcome enquiries.