Free Grief Support Events for the Holidays

If you are facing grief at the “most wonderful time of the year,” or would like to offer support to someone who is, please join us for these grief support offerings available throughout the holiday season including our Hope for the Holidays seminar, Five-Week Holiday Series support group, and Tinsel and Tears Workshop.

Hope for the Holidays

When: Wednesday, November 16, 2022 | 12 – 1 p.m., 6 – 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 | 12 – 1 p.m., 6 – 7 p.m.

Program: Join us on November 16 or December 7 in finding Hope for the Holidays. This special seminar is designed specifically for those grieving their loved ones during the holidays.

The Holiday Season can present a difficult challenge for those of us who have lost someone important. Our grief counselors will provide tips and strategies for incorporating your loved one into holiday traditions. This end-of-the-year event brings a focus on togetherness, gratitude, and celebration for all.

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, Hope for the Holidays is offered free of charge. A suggested donation of $5.00 is greatly appreciated.

Location: Zoom link available at registration

Questions? Contact Alive’s Grief Support at 615-963-4732 or email

Click here to RSVP for Hope for the Holidays!


Five-Week Holiday Series Forming Now!

This Life After Loss: Surviving the Holidays virtual support group launches December 1 and is for men and women seeking practical coping strategies during the holidays after the death of a loved one. Groups will meet for five consecutive Thursdays from 6:00-7:30m p.m. with topics to be discussed including dealing with hard-hitting emotions, what to do about traditions, how to survive social events, and where to find comfort and strength.

There is a $50 registration fee per participant; scholarships are available. To register, call 615-963-4732 or email


Tinsel & Tears Workshop

This holiday workshop on December 85:30-7:30 p.m., led by Alive grief counselors, is designed specifically for grieving children and adults and is filled with opportunities to remember loved ones while connecting with others who have experienced loss. Participants will enjoy our special hot chocolate bar while creating unique holiday-themed memory items.  Register Here!