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The Compassionate Friends of Santa Cruz
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||The Compassionate Friends of Santa Cruz|
|Alternate Name(s):||Compassionate Friends of Santa Cruz|
TCF Santa Cruz
|Address:||P.O. Box 7612|
Santa Cruz, CA 95061-7612
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Anytime (Answering machine available)|
|Description:||TCF Santa Cruz is a local chapter of a national self-help organization for bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents. We hold monthly support group meetings for adults. The facilitator is a bereaved parent; we do not offer psychological counseling services. TCF Santa Cruz also maintains a lending library of childloss-related reading materials, and can provide brochures relevant to childloss grief to other organizations in the community.
ELIGIBILITY: Meetings are for parents, grandparents, and adult siblings of a child who has died at any age, from any cause. Information is available to anyone wishing to assist someone who meets the above eligibility.
|Mission:||The mission of The Compassionate Friends is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and to provide information to help others be supportive.|
|Meetings:||2nd Monday of each month, 7pm at the Quaker Meetinghouse
225 Rooney St., Santa Cruz
|Publications:||Chapter newsletter published 4-6 times per year|
Numerous brochures published by The Compassionate Friends, Inc.
|Languages other than English:||Can Arrange for Others|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within One Block|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Monterey Bay Area|
Santa Cruz County
|Bereaved Parent Support Groups|
|This record last modified March 2, 2015|