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Bereaved Families of Ontario - Midwestern Region

Site: Birmingham Retirement Community

Service: Living With Loss - Mount Forest

Contact Information
Alternate Name BFO-MR ; CV19
Office Phone 519-603-0196
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Jaime Bickerton, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Carly Kowalik, Program Coordinator; Email:
Description (Site) Meetings held at Birmingham Retirement Community, 356A Birmingham St E, Mount Forest (two blocks east of Hwy 6)
Located In Community Mount Forest
Intersection Between Egremont St N and Church St N
Mailing Address The Family Centre 
65 Hanson Ave, Suite 1042 
Kitchener, ON N2C 2H6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Peer grief and bereavement support providing education about the grieving process.
Description (Service) Service update during COVID-19 emergency: Programs in affiliates' office are suspended. Text-based live support for grieving people is offered through Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. Volunteers are bereaved people trained by professionals to provide this service. On all platforms @bfoprovincial
See the Bereaved Families of Ontario website for information about the organization, or call the Provincial Director at 519-451-1399.

Peer support group for adults grieving the death of someone in their life.
Hours First Wed of the month from 7 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Free to attend, no registration required.
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1996
Service Categories Bereavement Support Groups