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Hospital offers fall bereavement support group

[August 31 2011] - The Hospital of Central Connecticut is accepting enrollment for a free, fall bereavement support group at the New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St.

The group is for those who have experienced the death of someone close to them in the past year. Space is limited; registration is required by Sept. 9. For information or to register, call Karen Caplan, (860) 224 5900, X6573.

The group will include:

· Eight weekly or bi-weekly Tuesday (5:30-7 p.m.) sessions, led by a compassionate and experienced grief professional

· A chance to talk about experiences, thoughts and feelings with others - to find out you're not alone

· Education about grief and mourning - what to expect and what you need

· Education on skills and ways to cope so you can heal and grow.