Bereavement Support

Kaiser Permanente's bereavement classes, support groups, counseling, and memorial events can help while you grieve the death of your loved one. All programs are open to Kaiser Permanente members, their families, and the public.

For information about grief support services provided by Kaiser Permanente or other organizations in your area, call the Kaiser Permanente Bereavement Services coordinator near you:

  • Seattle area: 206-326-4549
  • Snohomish County: 1-888-954-2509
  • Southeast King County: 1-888-781-3573
  • Pierce and Kitsap counties: 253-274-4600
  • All other regions: 1-888-781-3573

There is no fee for bereavement programs. We also provide short term bereavement counseling support and educational mailings about coping with grief and loss.

 

Grief Is a Journey of the Heart Support Group

Our multi-week support groups are for those who are grieving the death of a loved one. Join others who are facing similar experiences. We offer a safe and supportive environment for sharing and learning about grief and how it might be affecting you. Pre-registration required.

Everett

Wednesdays, 12:30-2:00 p.m. beginning July 26.
For more information and to register, call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Redmond

Wednesdays, 12:30-2:00 p.m. beginning Sept. 13.
For more information and to register, call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Seattle

Mondays, 10:00-11:30 a.m. beginning Sept. 11.
For more information and to register, call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Men's Breakfast Club

Join other men who have lost someone they loved for conversation, support, and encouragement over breakfast. Informal discussions about grief, loneliness, and relationships are facilitated by our bereavement support staff. These groups are offered on a drop-in basis and are open to members and the public. No fee, but participants pay for what they order.

Bothell

First Thursday each month, 9:30-11:00 a.m. 
The Den Coffeehouse
10415 Beardslee Blvd.

For more information, call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Cultivating Hope

Join us in the garden, where the natural rhythms of loss and growth, death and life are always present. We will use the activities of caring for plants and working the soil as touch points for one's grief experience. Offered with support from Seattle Tilth. No gardening experience is necessary.

Before attending for the first time, please call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Kirkland

First Thursday each month, 12:00-2:30 p.m.
McAuliffe Park
10824 NE 116th St.

Steps toward Healing

Walking supports our physical and emotional well being, especially as we work our way from grief to peace. Join other walkers who are also carrying grief for support and fellowship. Offered with support from SoundSteps.

Before attending for the first time, please call Amy Murphy at 206-326-4549.

Seattle

Fourth Fridays, 10:00a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Locations vary

 

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