Safe Harbor provides support groups for children, teens, young adults and parents/caregivers that have experienced the death of a loved one. All groups are held at the Abington Health- Schilling Campus, Pennwood Building, 4th floor. Groups are led by trained, experienced facilitators in a caring and supportive atmosphere.
A Program for Grieving Children, Teens and Families
This grief support group is for children, teens and families who have lost a loved one through death. Children ages four through eighteen are assigned to age appropriate groups. A young adult group (ages 19 to 30) is also available. Parents and guardians are provided with necessary tools to understand and assist their grieving children. This group meets every other Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Pre-registration is required.
Healing After A Suicide
(Grieving the Death of a Loved One as a Result of Suicide)
This grief support group is for children, teens and families who have lost a loved one due to suicide. Children ages 4 through 18 are assigned to age appropriate groups. Parents are provided with support as well as necessary tools to understand and assist their grieving children. Please call for dates, times and to register. This group is run based upon demand from the community.
Young Adult Grief Support Group
This group will meet the needs of young adults ages 19 to 30 who are grieving the death of a loved one. This group meets every other week on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Pre-registration is not required.
Camp Charlie is a grief support camp sponsored by Safe Harbor in June.
Camp Charlie is open to campers ages 6-12, and buddies over age 13 who have experienced the death of a parent or sibling. Camp Charlie activities are based on the expressive arts as healing measures. Camp Charlie is open to all and is free of charge.
For more information or to register for any of our programs, please call (215) 481-5983.