Our support groups are free of charge, and unless otherwise noted take place at the Yolo Hospice offices in Davis (1909 Galileo Ct., Suite A). We offer ongoing drop-in groups which any member of the community is welcome to attend as-needed.
We also offer periodic groups which will run for a set number of weeks, and require pre-registration and an intake. To register for a group, call us at (800) 491-7711 or (530) 601-5756.
Ongoing Drop-In Groups
Drop-In Support Group (for any loss)
Thursdays, 6 to 7:30 pm
This group provides a place to talk about loss, receive information about the grief process, and gain support from others grieving the loss of a loved one.
Young Adult Support Group (ages 18-30)
Alternate Wednesdays, 6:00 to 7:30 pm (check calendar for dates)
A caring and supportive setting for young adults to talk about loss and learn new ways to cope.
Pet Loss Support Group for Adults
1st Mondays, 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Support for adults grieving the loss of their beloved pet.
These groups run for a set number of weeks, and require registration beforehand.
Exploring Your Grief, 6-week group
Wednesdays, May 17 – June 21, 1 to 3 pm
Through discussion, education and expressive arts, receive the benefit of sharing with and learning from others how to navigate the grief process. For those at least 3 months from their loss. Please register by Friday, May 12th. Space is limited.
Processing Loss Through Guided Meditation – Guided Imagery, 5-week group
Tuesdays, May 9 – June 6, 1 to 2:30 pm
This group is being offered as a means of using guided meditation and guided imagery as a gentle, self-soothing means to assist group members to better access states of relaxation as they process grief in their daily lives. Use of journaling, personal insights, art, poetry and silences will be utilized. For those at least 6 months from their loss. Please register by Monday, May 8th. Space is limited.