Pilgrims Hospice Society

Expressive Arts for Grieving Children, Teens, and Families

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Description
Provides group sessions, individual and family counselling, and art therapy for children, youth, and family members facing or grieving the loss of someone they love.

Service provides:

  • support group settings, individual and family counselling, and art therapies for individuals facing or grieving the loss of someone they love

There are separate groups for children, youth, and adults which provides each individual the opportunity to:

  • explore their personal grief journey in a safe, facilitated environment
  • access referrals to other community services as needed
  • develop new ways to grieve though art such as puppetry, painting, music, movement, and other creative activities
Affiliation: Partnered with BriarPatch Family Life Education Centre for the Sherwood Park location.Key Provider: art therapists, bereavement counsellors, family life educators, music therapists, social work students, trained facilitators
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • families facing or grieving the loss of someone they love to illness, accident, suicide, murder, or natural causes
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • an assessment is offered prior to acceptance into the program
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-413-9801 Ext. 102
Fax
780-455-0530
Web Site
http://www.pilgrimshospice.com
Email
info@pilgrimshospice.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
March 25, 2021
Address
50 Brentwood Boulevard
Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 2H5
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