Grief Support

Fleming Island

Sacred Heart Catholic Church (Fleming Island)


13-week program
Thursday evenings

For more information:  Sharon Mullady (904) 269-2475,

High Springs

St. Madeleine Catholic Church

GriefShare: February 6 – May 7
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Father Sebastian Hall
Contact Eva Copeland at 386-454-2358 for more information.


Assumption Catholic Church

GriefShare is a 13-week, Christ-centered, biblically-based support group seminar. A grieving person can join at any time during the 13 weeks. Each session shows a video presentation followed by a small group discussion about the video.

Meetings will begin on Tuesday, January 16, 2024, at 6:00 pm in Kohl’s Hall and will run for 13 weeks.

For more information, please contact Lorrie O’Byrne at or (904) 330-0476, or visit

Holy Family Catholic Church (Jacksonville)

Holy Family’s GriefShare Seminar meets from 6:15 to 8:15 p.m. every Thursday for 13 weeks beginning Thursday, January 11, 2024, at Holy Family Catholic Church Parish Life Center Room 211 located at 9800 Baymeadows Road. Please call Kevin Gartland at (904) 614-7480 for questions or if you would like more information about the GriefShare seminar at Holy Family. Due to the delicate subject matter, the meetings are only for adults.

To register please visit:

For more information: Kevin Gartland at or (904) 614-7480.

St. Joseph Catholic Church

GriefShare is a video seminar series that features some of the nation’s foremost Christian experts on grief and recovery topics as seen from a biblical perspective. The video seminars are combined with support- group discussion of the materials presented during the video. Please call (904) 318-9308 if you have any questions or would like more information about the GriefShare seminar.

New session of GriefShare begins on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, and will conclude on April 9, 2024. This session will be in the daytime from 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

For more information: Gail Carpenter (904) 318-9308.

St. Matthew Catholic Church

This program is for anyone who has lost loved ones, be it a spouse, a family member a dear friend. We all grieve differently, whether it’s been a day or many years.  There is no set time to stop grieving. We meet in the Schiavone Parish Center at 6:00 p.m. every Thursday. Please contact Josie Perring at (904) 294-4912 or Lola Higgins at (856)628-1006 for more information.

Jacksonville Beach

St. Paul Catholic Church (Jacksonville Beach)

Hope for Bereaved Support group for those grieving the death of a loved one.  Meetings are the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm in the St Paul’s Family Life Center Room 107. 

For more information: Kathy Borkowski, (904) 553-8933.

Orange Park

St. Catherine Catholic Church

Monthly evening meetings

For more information:  Deacon Ralph Martinez (904) 264-0577

Ponte Vedra

Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church

Bereavement – This grief support group meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Browning Center Room 3. This group is for anyone who has lost a loved one.

For more information:  Annelie Welch  (904) 234-8861 and Leslie Montoya (904) 613-0222

St. John Paul II Catholic Church

iCare Grief Support Group

The newly bereaved and those continuing to grieve a loved one are always welcome.

All Bereaved: Monday, February 5, 2024, 10:00 – 11:30 AM Saint John Paul II Chapel for six weeks. 

This group provides comfort and gentle guidance as you walk through the journey of grief, mourning and bereavement using the iCare Grief Support Program as well as other resources.

Grief specialist professionals lead Grief Support groups.

For more information and to register, please contact

 St. John Paul II Ministry of Consolation Men’s Grief Support Group

We welcome all men who are grieving the loss of a loved one recently, or in the past to come together to share their journey through grief. 

Meetings will be held beginning on March 8, 2024, 10:30 – Noon for six weeks in the Chapel at St John Paul II, 27 Stone Mason Way, Ponte Vedra. 

The iCare Grief Support program along with other resources, will be utilized as a framework for guidance and support. Professional grief specialists lead Grief Support groups.

To register and for more information, please contact

St. Augustine

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

Grief support program incorporating various publications in order to meet the needs of each individual.

Tuesdays at the Parish
2:00-3:00 P.M.

For more information: Maureen Cammareri at (904)325-2654 or email at 

St. Anastasia Catholic Church


13-week program
Tuesday evenings
5:30-7 p.m.
July 25-October 17, 2023
All are welcome to join at any time during the 13-weeks

GriefShare- Surviving the Holidays

Tuesday, November 7, 2023
5:30-7 p.m.
Visit to register or for more information contact  Denise Pressley, Director of Faith Formation at  (904) 471-5364