Contact Info

David Kaniaupio, Chapter Co- Leader,
Email :kaniaupiotcf@gmail.comPhone :(808) 222-6556

Terry Kaniaupio, Chapter Co- Leader,
Email :kaniaupiotcf@gmail.comPhone :(808) 222-2729

Jeanne Martin-Hopkins, Chapter Treasurer,
Email :jeannem1212@hotmail.comPhone :(808) 445-5670

Patti Kaneshiro,Hilo Chapter Leader,
Phone :937-7523

Kathy Bello, Hilo Chapter Co-Leader,
Email :easthawaiitcf@yahoo.comPhone :896-3610

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www.compassionatefriends.org

www.compassionatefriendshawaii.org

Services
Self-help group assists parents and siblings with adjustments to grief/loss. Oahu meetings are the first Saturday of every month 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Pagoda Tower, 1525 Rycroft St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Hilo meetings are on the 4th Wednesday of each month a Hilo United Methodist Church, 374 Waianuenue Avenue from 5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
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Free
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Sandra Pohl,
Email :louispohlgallery@gmail.comPhone :226-4787

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www.compassionatefriends.org

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Monthly support group meets every second Sunday of every month, 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. at Kaiser Moanalua, Ewa Conference Room #1 (Second floor). Facilitated by Rev. J.P.
Eligibility
Family members who have lost a loved one through death.
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Free
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First Presbyterian Church, 45-550 Kionaole Road, Kaneohe, HI 96744
Email :kaniaupiotcf@gmail.comPhone :Church office: 808-532-1111

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www.griefshare.org or www.fpchawaii.org

Services
This a faith-based, non-denominational, Christ-centered 13 week program that facilitates healing and recovery from grief. Sessions stand alone; participants may joinat any time. Three series a year. We meet at First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu atKo’olau Golf Course. Date/time of the meeting may vary. Please contact the churchoffice or one of the facilitators listed above for current meeting date/time.
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$15.00 suggested donation for the workbook.
Contact Info

at Wahiawa United Methodist Church, 1445 California Ave., Wahiawa, HI 96786
Email :jameshhiga@hawaiiantel.netPhone :Jim Higa(Chair) : 232-3992 Phone :Dina Cornwall (Church Secretary) : 622-4361

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Free - includes workbook and access to an extensive library of grief related books
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www.wahiawaumc.org

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Grief Share is a Christian based, nondenominational program that covers grief and facilitates the road to recovery. It is a 13-week session support group of members who have experienced bereavement. Each session includes a video seminar and small group discussion. There is also a special one-day “Surviving the Holiday” session.
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Open to all island residents who have lost a loved one to death.
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Rev.Dr.JP Sabbithi, Director of Counseling Services,
Email :jsabbithi@hospicehawaii.orgPhone :924-9255

Address
860 Iwilei Road, Honolulu, HI 96817
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922-9161
Website

www.hospicehawaii.org

Services
Bereavement support groups for adults, annual family/children’s camp, KaPilaniPulama (The Caring Connection), and consultation/support for death in the workplace, schools, and the community. Honolulu Adult Grief Support Group Meets 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm at Kaiser Honolulu Medical Office Conference Room 2E, 1010 Pensacola St., Honolulu. Windward Adult Grief Support Group meets on the second Friday of the month, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Castle Hospital Wellness and Lifestyle Medicine Center, Wellness Auditorium, 640 Ulukahiki St., Kailua. Aiea Adult Grief Support Group meets on the fourth Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at PaliMomi Medical Center, Ewa Conference Room, 98-1079 Moanalua Rd., Aiea. Molokai Adult Grief Support Group meets every Thursday from 2 to 4 PM at the Molokai Community Center, 30 Oki Place, Kaunakakai. Contact: (808)553-4310 Family Night for Bereavement Support: Free. RSVP one week prior. For more info: bereavement@hospicehawaii.org
Eligibility
Anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one.
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Chaplain Barry Wong, Bereavement Services
Email :lliu@islandshospice.comPhone :(808) 550-2552

Address
1301 Young Street, Suite 300, Honolulu, HI 96814
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(808) 550-2551
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www.islandshospice.com

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Bereavement support groups for adults. Monthly Grief Support Group: First Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m. Islands Hospice Administrative Office 1301 Young Street, Suite 300 Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
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All people of all ages in the community who are grieving the loss of a loved one.
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Third Wednesday of each month, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This will be a time to join others in personal healing while restoring precious land. Ho'oulu 'Aina offers a unique way to process your loss outdoors by gardening, digging,or simply sharing stories. Visit www.hoouluaina.com for more details.
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Executive Director, Michael Moore (New E.D. 3/19/18)
Email :Hiro Ito hiro@kidshurttoo.org Nana Horoiwa horonana@gmail.comPhone :545-LOVE (5683)

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245 N. Kukui St. Suite 203, Honolulu, HI 96817
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www.kidshurttoo.org

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1) Peer support groups for children and teens; 2) Workshops and training; 3) Crisis intervention after violent death. Call for locations, times, and dates of peer groups; to schedule or attend a workshop; or to request a crisis intervention.
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Youth ages 3 to 19 (and their families) who have experienced a loss from the death of someone close, divorce, relocation, or separation from parents.
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Free to children and families; service fees for training and workshops. Donations accepted.
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Email :nonodera@hawaii.rr.comPhone :Nadine Onodera : 236-2242

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46-217 Lilipuna Road, Kaneohe, HI
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Monthly self-help support groups, 9:30 am – 12 noon on the 4th Saturday of every month at First Assembly of God @ Moanalua. Ongoing emotional support, court accompaniment, assistance with documents and procedures.
Eligibility
Anyone who had lost a loved one to homicide or other violent death.
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Free
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St. Francis Maureen Keleher Center, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu, HI 96817
FAX
547-8149
Website

www.stfrancishawaii.org

Services
Comprehensive support services aimed at meeting the needs of grieving individuals, including ongoing grief support group meetings, walk in the mall program, lunch bunch groups, grief classes, and grief workshops.

Children’s Grief Newsletter (4 issues per year). Free and open to the community. Call to be on mailing list

Grief Support Groups: Liliha location @St. Francis Community Health Services, 2251 Mahalo Street, Honolulu, HI. Meets 1st Friday of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon. Registration is required. Call Luisa Wyant, L.C.S.W., at 547-8147 or email LWyant@stfrancishawaii.org to register.

Caregiver’s Grief Café (Support Group) Nuuanu location@ Sr. Maureen Keleher Center, 24 Puiwa Road, Honolulu, HI. Meets 1st Thursday of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Registration is required. Call Candace Thomson-Bott, L.S.W. at 547-8146 or email at: CThomson-Bott@stfrancishawaii.org to register.

West location@ Franciscan Vistas Community Ctr. Lounge, 91-1471 Miula St., Ewa Beach, HI. Meets 2ndThursday of the month,10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon. Registration is required. Contact Wesley Taira, L.C.S.W., at 547-8129 or email WTaira@stfrancishawaii.org to register.

Wai`anae location @ Lili`uokalani Trust, 87-1876 Farrington Hwy., front room of Hale O Papa Building, Wai`anae. Meets every 3rdTuesday of the month, 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 noon. Registration is required. CallBonyenColunga, L.S.W. at 547-8033 or email BColunga@stfrancishawaii.org to register.
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Anyone grieving the death of a loved one.
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Contact Info

Mel Kalahiki,
Email :melvin.kalahiki@dignitymemorial.com, erik.takai@dignitymemorial.com Phone :522–5200

Address

1330 Maunakea Street, Honolulu, HI 96817

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522–5206

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Provides literature and videos for bereavement support. “Picking Up the Pieces” program is a series providing assistance and support in coping with the death of a loved one. Topics vary from the death of a child, suicides, and unexpected deaths.

Eligibility

General Public

Fee

Free

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Nan Holmes,
Email :louispohlgallery@gmail.comPhone :741-4787

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PlayWorks is an art studio where people use painting and creative sandplay to access those feelings that are difficult to express in words. Working individually in a group setting, participants learn to trust the process to speak the language of their hearts and have an option to share with each other what their innermost selves have to say.

Eligibility

General public

Fee

Call for information

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Email :Info@SamaritanHawaii.orgPhone :545–2740

Address

1020 South Beretania Street, Honolulu, HI 96814 Hitomi “Mimi” Demura-Devore

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545–2852

Website

www.samaritancounselingcenterhawaii.org

Services

Professional counseling that integrates spiritual and religious beliefs into the therapeutic process. We serve children, adults, and families in six community locations on Oahu. First United Methodist Church- 1020 Beretania St. (main office) ; HonpaHongwanjiBetsuin Hawaii, Pali Highway; Waiokeloa Congregational Church- Kahala; Windward UCC- Kailua; Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church- Wahiawa; Waipahu UCC.

Eligibility

Anyone in need of counseling services

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We accept insurance from HMSA, United Healthcare, UHA, HMA, Quest, UBH, Tricare, HMAA, AlohaCare, EAP’s and others. The Center also offers a sliding fee scale and has a Client Assistance Fund, (supported by charitable donations) which makes services affordable for all.

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http://skylersgift.org

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Help families how have lost premature babies.
Provides families the financial support for mortuary and burial cost.

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Recover-from-grief.com

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Recover-from-grief.com is all about you &is designed as a stand-alone workshop. You can pick and choose topics to explore. There is a variety of creative mourning techniques (talking, writing, creating art, music or poetry, or memorializing). Explore our site to find the expressive techniques that feel "just right" for you.

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Love Not Lost is a non-profit organization who photographs people facing a terminal diagnosis. Through free portrait sessions and beautiful photo albums, we celebrate life, preserve memories, and support people in grief.

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www.lovenotlost.org

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www.sids.org

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Strives to provide family support through crises phone counseling, grief literature and refferals

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(714) 968-2670 info@mckennaclairefoundation.org
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P.O. Box 8094 Huntington Beach, CA 92615
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http://mckennaclairefoundation.org/
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Our mission is to cure pediatric brain cancer by raising awareness, increasing community involvement and funding research. At the same time we strive to celebrate McKenna’s passion for life by providing others with opportunities to spread their wings and shine. As the foundation grows, it is our hope to not only bring joy to others’ lives, but to help medical experts discover the path to a cure so that no other family has to suffer a loss such as ours.
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Email : mari.kanemura@gmail.comPhone :487-5433

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752 Lower Main St. Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793

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Grief counseling for children, adolescents, and adults coping with the death of a loved one, divorce, trauma, physical and sexual abuse. Therapeutic approaches with children include play therapy, sand tray therapy, and art therapy. Approaches with adolescents and adults include cognitive behavioral therapy and strengths-based approach to treating the whole person.

Eligibility

Children, adolescents, adults, and their families.

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Most insurance accepted.

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Email :Jadeyoung13@gmail.comPhone :(808) 734-5548

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Specializes in helping individuals and families navigate the journey of grief, finding ways to renew life purpose after losses (death, divorce, job loss or other traumas), and discovering new meaning in life. The approach uses talk story if appropriate, mindfulness practices, tools to build resilience, compassion for self and others, and develop a capacity to welcome all that life brings to us. The main goal is to restore a person’s sense of hope, wholeness, and personal well-being.
Eligibility
Individuals, couples, families
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For more information, please email or call (808) 734-5548
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Email :rhawareness@yahoo.comPhone :372-1219

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Church of the Crossroads, 1212 University Ave., Honolulu, HI 96826
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Specializes in grief work using mindfulness, and teaches Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) to address anxiety, panic, depression, anger, as well as, HBP, sleep disturbance, chronic pain, and life-threatening illness. Individuals, couples, and group counseling.
Eligibility
Individuals, Couples, Families
Fee
Most insurance accepted.
Contact Info

Phone :778–3422 (cell, voice mail),

Address

Pali Palms Plaza, 970 N. Kalaheo Ave., Bldg. A, Suite 219, Kailua, HI 96734

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261-4608

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During 30 years of experience in Hawaii, Dr. Hammatt has developed a unique treatment approach using clients’ metaphors in art and poetry as the basis to a transformative healing process. This process facilitates healing through grief and other life transitions.

Eligibility

Individuals, couples, families, children and adolescents.

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Call for information or an appointment. Most insurance accepted

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808-260-9893
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1221 Kapiolani PH38 Honolulu, HI 96814
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Jerry Coffee is a clinical therapist providing effective psychotherapy in Honolulu for over 20 years. Jerry Coffee takes clients into his practice to address anxiety, depression, PTSD, chronic pain, relationship and workplace issues and to support effective parenting. This is a longer excessive description... (As an LCSW, Jerry was formerly Director for Crisis Services managing therapists and RN to provide 24 hour crisis outreach, case management and residential crisis services across the state of Hawaii. As a therapist in private practice, Jerry has also worked as a clinical therapist at Kahi Mohala and Kaiser Permanente providing individual, family and group psychotherapy and as an employee assistance provider with Straub Employee Assistance Program. Jerry worked with United Health Group as a Field Service Manager and Director to support and establish a new Medicaid health plan for the state of Hawaii’s aged, blind and disabled populations. As an employee and contracted provider, Jerry has also worked to develop mental health curricula for Kamehameha Schools Bishop estate and together with his wife Allana Coffee PhD has published and provided statewide training to educators on violence prevention manuals and techniques for the Department of Education and private schools. Currently Jerry serves as the Clinical Director for the Institute of Human Services (IHS), Hawaii’s largest and most established homeless provider. As Clinical Director Jerry works to support IHS’s day-to-day operations, which involves oversight for mental health, medical and outreach services and housing placement and employment training programs.
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808-387-5528
Address
970 N Kalaheo Ave Site A204 Kailua, HI 96734
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Mary Greaney is a Marriage and Family Therapist, as well as a registered play therapist for children. Mary Specializes in individual, family therapy, and parenting solutions.
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