Full Circle bereavement counselors offer individual counseling sessions, both virtually and in-person. Currently, we offer four (4) free individual sessions; additional sessions are available for a fee and are self-pay.
Full Circle offers the following support groups free of charge:
- Grief 101 for adults is a 7-week program on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm
- Virtual Grief Space group for adults is ongoing every other Tuesday at 6:00 pm
- Spouse/Life Partner Loss support group is ongoing on Thursdays at 11:00 am
- Survivors of Suicide (SOS) support group is the first and third Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm
Please call Full Circle at (912) 303-9442 for registration information and future updates.
SUPPORT GROUPS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
All groups require pre-registration
Grief 101 Support Group for Adults: A seven-week psycho-educational group offering support and tools to learn to live with loss. Meets Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Call (912) 303-9442 for more information or to register for the next session.
Grief 101 Support Group for Children: A seven-week psycho-educational group offering support and tools to learn to live with loss for youth ages 6-17. Meets Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Call (912) 303-9442 for more information or to register for the next session.
Spouse/Life Partner Support Group: A weekly opportunity to be with others who are on the unique journey of grief because their life mate has died. “Who am I apart from my spouse?’ “How do I navigate all of the legal matters?” “I don’t think my friends understand this loss.” Meets Thursday mornings from 11:00 a.m. to noon.
Grief Space: An adult educational group offering support and tools for learning to live with loss. Meets every other Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Call (912) 303-9442 to register for next session. Adult Grief Space is made possible by generous funding from Baker McCullough Funeral Home and Cremation.
S.O.S. (Survivors of Suicide) Support group: A support group for those whose loved ones have died by suicide. Meets the first and third Thursday of each month at Full Circle from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This group is made possible by generous funding from Nancy and Carlton Sheets.
Camp Aloha Children’s Grief Camp: A weekend camp designed to help children ages 6-17 deal with loss; held at Camp Ebenezer over the first weekend each May. Pre-registration is required. Camp Aloha is made possible by generous funding from Southern Motors.
Additionally, Full Circle regularly offers Memorial Gatherings to honor and remember your loved ones. The last Memorial Gathering of the year is a Tree of Light ceremony and fundraiser – this year it will be Sunday, December 4, 2022.
Currently, Memorial Gatherings are being streamed virtually on the Hospice Savannah Facebook page at 5:00 pm. The dates for 2022 (all on Sundays) are as follows: February 5, April 3, June 5, August 7, and October 2.
And finally, Full Circle also has an office in Effingham County. Bereavement Counselor, Barbara Moss, MSW, holds office hours each Monday and Thursday at the United Way’s Effingham Service Center, located at 711 Zitterour Drive in Rincon. To find out more or to schedule an appointment, call Barbara directly at (912) 629-1089.