Have you lost a friend, family member, loved one, or someone close to suicide? Survivors of Suicide Loss is a monthly peer support group to help cope with the ever-changing mix of emotions we must grapple with after losing someone to suicide. Participants are encouraged to share and to discuss their changing feelings while taking the healing journey. Attendees are not required to share but should feel comfortable doing so, as this group strives to be open and supportive.
We currently host groups in Hanford and Visalia. Attendees are welcome to attend both groups. These groups are led by facilitators who have lost someone to suicide. Additional information, resources, and events are sometimes shared in group.
Anyone who has struggled with suicidal thoughts and/or has had one or more suicide attempt. Duration since loss can be any length of time. Survivors who experienced loss decades ago can benefit just as much as someone who experienced a recent loss. This is about building a community of survivors to
This is a free and open group, there are no fees or other costs.
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Koinonia Church (map)
12536 Hanford Armona Rd.,
Hanford, CA 93230
Woodland Drive Baptist Church (map)
1436 S Woodland St, Visalia, CA 93277
Dates and Times (2018)
First Thursday of every month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Jan 04, Feb 01, Mar 01, Apr 05, May 03, Jun 07, Jul 05, Aug 02, Sep 06, Oct 04, Nov 01, Dec 06
Third Thursday of every month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 19, May 17, Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 16, Sep 20, Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 20