Grief Support


We offer bereavement services for the families we serve. In addition, we have provided some helpful grief support links below: 

Near North Palliative Care  Network:

The Near North Palliative Care Network (Nipissing/Parry Sound) is the Community Visiting Volunteer Hospice of Nipissing and East Parry Sound Districts since 1987. NNPCN is a registered  charity, B.N. 892020884RR0001 funded by the NELHIN. NNPCN provides one-stop Palliative Care, Bereavement and Grief, and End-of-Life volunteer-based free services, education and training. We have Volunteer Teams in North Bay, Mattawa, Sturgeon Falls and Sundridge and welcome new volunteers in both districts.

Eligibility: 8-Session Grief Support Group: 

  • minimum age 18 and able to commit to all sessions
  • It is recommended that at least three months have passed since the death

Bereavement and Grief program:

  • Open to anyone who has lost a loved one

347 Sherbrooke Street, Suite 301

North Bay, P1B2C1

Phone: 705-497-9239 | Email: office@nnpcn.com | Phone: (705) 497-9239 | Free of Charge: 1-800-287-9441 | Fax: (705) 497-1039

Mattawa Office

Phone: (705) 744-3771 | Fax: (705) 744-2787

West Nipissing Office

Phone: (705) 753-5771 | Fax: (705) 753-6130

André Cotterall, Executive Director | Email: ed@nnpcn.com

nnpcn.com

Near North Palliative Care  Network:

Community Counselling Centre is a fully accredited, non-profit organization providing professional counselling services and community programs to individuals, couples, and families. The Centre also has public education and consulting services available to community organizations and industry.

Our mission is to support the health and wellness of the people of Nipissing and area.

While there are fees associated with this program, please note that counselling sessions may be paid by your Employee and Family Assistance Program or Insurance Company within your workplace. counselling services are available days or evenings.

Bereavement and Grief program:

• Open to anyone who has lost a loved one

361 McIntyre Street East ,North Bay, ON
 P1B 1C9

info@cccnip.com

Tel. 705-472-6515 Fax 705-472-4582  

www.cccnip.com

GriefShare
A seminar and support group for those who have lost someone close to them.  Participants watch and discuss a series of videos that help navigate the grief process.

The Compassionate Friends of Canada
An organization for families who have suffered the death of a child from any cause. Provides contacts to local chapters, articles and information about grieving.

Willowgreen  
A leading provider of information and inspiration in the areas of illness and dying, loss and grief, healthy caregiving, life transition, and spirituality.


Growth House  
An international gateway to resources for life-threatening illness and end of life issues. Hypertext topic pages link to sites around the world. Links to hospice and home care, bereavement, death with dignity, AIDS, and related topics in life-threatening illness.

Rainbows
An international not-for-profit organization that fosters emotional healing among children grieving a loss from a life-altering crisis.

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