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Support and Share Night

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday November 5th at 7pm
Our speaker for November is Christopher Clute. 
The topic of his talk is: Good Grief: A personal reflection on accidental loss, memory and moving on.
Christopher is a former educator and writer who works in the court system. He lost his son following an accident in 2018. His presentation will focus on how prior experiences and family history can be a comfort during the healing process.
 
The evening begins with our speaker, followed by an opportunity to connect with others who are grieving a similar loss to yours in a supportive group environment.
Groups are led by trained facilitators who have grieved and experienced a similar loss to yours. You are not alone.
 9 Support Groups:
  • for Youth (high school age) **NEW in 2019**
  • loss of Child
  • loss of Perinatal (miscarriage, stillbirth, infant)
  • loss of Spouse
  • loss of Parent/Other
  • loss of Sibling/Friend
  • by Suicide
  • loss by Substance Use/Overdose  **NEW**
  • by MAiD (Medical Assistance in Dying)
Time:        7-9 pm (Arrive early. Doors open at 6:30)
Location:  Revera Prince of Wales Manor
Address:   22 Barnstone Drive, Ottawa ON
No pre-registration required. Everyone welcome.
$10 suggested donation or $20/family, though everyone is welcome regardless of ability to donate. Cash, cheque and credit card accepted

Details

Date:
November 5
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.bfo-ottawa.org/programs/support-and-share-night/

Venue

Rivera Prince of Wales Manor
22 Barnstone Dr.
Ottawa, ON K2G 2P9
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