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There has been an ever-increasing desire to expand our traditional roles beyond "at-need" and "pre-need" services into "after-need" or post funeral services for the bereaved. Weaver Family Funeral Homes is proud to provide the following links of trusted individuals that we have worked with inDeath Education and Aftercare. If you find yourself unable to cope alone, please browse these links in the hope that there is an avenue for you to discover some helpful guidance.

Powerful Journey Consultants Inc.

Bereavement Ontario Network

Center for Loss and Life Transition

ADEC Association for Death Education and Counseling

Canadian Centre for Bereavement and Grief Counselling-Therapy
Director, Pam Fitzgerald (416) 926-0905

Support Groups, Educational Programs and Counselling Services


  • Adult Grief Support Program, East 416.926.0905 416.496.6431
    A self-directed support group sponsored by the Toronto East General Hospital and area funeral directors open to all residents of Metro Toronto
  • Adult Grief Support Program, West 416.515.0197
    A self-support group sponsored by the St.Jospeh Health Centre and area funeral directors open to all residents of Metro Toronto
  • AIDS Committee of Toronto (A.C.T.) 416.340.2437
    Bereavement support for anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one from AIDS
  • Alzheimer Society for Metropolitan Toronto 416.322.6560
    Family education and support are offered to persons dealing with the effect of AD. Professional counsellors can be reached by phone and support group referrals are offered
  • Bereaved Adult Support Group 416.495.2535
  • Bereaved Families of Ontario
    Margaret Mcgovern 416.440.0290
    Support for parents who have experienced the death of a child. Also offers adolescent, young adult, mature parents, grandparents, seniors and multi-cultural groups
  • Bereaved Jewish Families
    Maureen Feder 416.638.7800 ext. 202 or Estelle Grader 416.882.5114
  • Casey House 416.962.7600
    Palliative care residence for people with AIDS; outreach support services; bereavement counselling
  • Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant death (SIDS) 416.488.3260
    A program of support for parents who have experienced a SIDS death
  • Canadian Liver Foundation 416.964.1953
  • The Canadian Centre for Bereavement Education and Grief Counselling 416.926.0905
    Offers educational programs, conferences, seminars and workshops for professionals, as well as individual, couple, family and group counselling and bereavement support
  • The Centre for the Grief Journey 905.624.8080
    Offers professional seminars, as well as individual counselling and a grief seminar support series for groups; internet access (
  • Dying with Dignity 416.486.3998
  • Family Service Association of Toronto 416.927.8500
  • Hospital for Sick Children Bereavement Clinic 416.813.5839
    Support for those who have had a child die at the hospital MADD Canada (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) 416.244.1340 1.800.665.6233
  • North York Public Health Nurses 416.395.7600
    Counselling for individuals, couples and families for those living in North York
  • Providence Centre 416.759.9321 ext.206
    Support for widows and widowers who are residents of Scarborough
  • Sunnybrook Bereavement Group 416.480.4421
    Support for families of individuals who have died at the hospital
  • Taylor Place Self-Help Recovery Group 416.447.7244
    For widows over the age of 55
  • Toronto Institute of Human Relations 416.364.5757
  • Weaver Family Funeral Homes Bereavement Support Services 613-392-3579 Individual counseling and referral offered to families served by Weaver’s and other area families that death has touched.
  • Women's College Hospital Perinatel Bereavement Team 416.323.6030
    Support for parents who have experienced a perinatal death
  • The Toronto West Adult Grief Support Program
    Kim Chiotti 416.515.0197
  • Moving On...bereavement support group
    Nancy Shearing 416.481.6411 (Transportation available)
  • Toronto East Adult Grief Support program at Toronto East General Hospital
    Shirley Dalglish 416.469.6431
  • The Canadian Centre for Bereavement Education and Grief Counselling
    Pam Fitzgerald or Vern Gunckel 416.926.0906

More information and educational links coming soon..........

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