Our Grief Center offers a full range of grief support services to help you process and explore your loss, including grief support groups, individual counseling, children and teen support and memorial services.
Grief Support Services
We invite you to look over our offerings below and reach out to us with any questions you may have or to sign-up for services.
Individual Counseling – Adults
Our grief counselors are trained to understand what you are going through and can help you focus on what matters most to you. All counseling is held at our administrative offices.
Family and Friends of The Denver Hospice Patients
Family and friends of patients served by The Denver Hospice are offered three (3) complementary counseling sessions. After three sessions are completed, grief counseling sessions are offered at a sliding scale fee of $35-$80 per session.
Bereaved members of the community are offered grief counseling sessions at a sliding scale fee of $35-$80 per session.
Footprints Children’s Grief Center
Our trained children’s grief counselors provide support for children ages 3 to 17 and their families with anticipatory grief and after a loss of a loved one. We feature a kid-friendly Footprints studio at our administrative offices. Learn more about our Footprints Children’s Grief Center (PDF).
Children of The Denver Hospice Patients
Unlimited free counseling sessions are available for anticipatory grief while their loved one is receiving care from The Denver Hospice; available at our Footprints studio or in the child’s home – wherever the family feels more comfortable. After death, children of patients served by The Denver Hospice are offered six (6) complementary counseling sessions at our Footprints studio. After six sessions are completed, grief counseling is offered at a sliding scale fee of $35-$80 per session.
Bereaved children of the community are offered grief counseling sessions at a sliding scale fee of $35-$80 per session.
Creative expression provides a form of communication when words may not be adequate or available. No artistic skills are necessary to benefit from this form of therapy, provided by a trained art therapist.
Newly Bereaved Support Group
Learn more about our Newly Bereaved Support Group.
Going Through Grief Support Group
Learn more about our Going Through Grief Support Group.
Creative Arts Support Group
A six-week support group for adults who are interested in exploring art, writing and other creative tools for expressing and working through their grief. Group members should allow at least three months from their loss before starting this group. This group is held 2-3 times a year and no previous art experience or talent is necessary.
Suggested fee is $120 (fee includes materials; adjustable to accommodate financial need). Registration and application required – please call 303-321-2828 and ask to speak to a grief counselor for more details. Group size is limited to 8 participants.
Special Focus Support Groups
Offered in the daytime or evenings throughout the year as participation and staffing allows.