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Grief Support

Grief Support

Call for more information: 770-219-0276

At Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, you will find people who listen.  We understand that when a person dies, the journey for their loved ones is just beginning.  Just as our care team was available to support you and your loved one during the final days of his or her life, our grief counselors are available to support you during this time of bereavement.

Our licensed social workers and volunteers provide Northeast Georgia's most comprehensive grief support services for individuals, families and community groups.  We offer FREE grief support services for adults, as well as children and teens.

What is Grief?

Grief is a natural response to the loss of someone or something important in your life. Grief is normal yet complex.  Emotional responses to loss can include:

  • sadness
  • irritability
  • fatigue
  • numbness
  • depression
  • relief
  • anger
  • guilt
  • anxiety
  • forgetfulness
  • confusion
  • loneliness

Grief may also involve physical responses such as changes in sleep patterns and appetite, tightness in the throat, nausea and exhaustion.

770-219-8888 or 1-888-572-3900
Hospice License # 069-160H

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