The Collective for Hope (Grief's Journey, HEALing Embrace and Ted E. Bear Hollow)

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Year Founded:
2001
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Rebecca Turner, CEO
Main Address:
7811 Farnam Drive
Omaha, NE 68114

What We Do

The Collective for Hope combines the strength of its program brands and co-located services to lead response to loss, elevate the value of grief companionship, and promote healthy survivorship. Our vision is that no one has to grieve alone. The agency provides excellent and compassionate FREE grief support programs as well as professional education and training. The agency strives to level the playing field and mitigate all barriers to accessing support.

We support our clients (program participants) and partners (mostly schools and other non-profit agencies) by providing FREE peer support groups (cohort and open), day camps, overnight retreats, and a variety of educational workshops, training sessions, and technical assistance. This is because grieving individuals and families suffer multiple tragedies following the death of someone important to them. Individuals are at increased risk for depression, anxiety, poor school or work attendance, isolation, behavior problems, drug / alcohol abuse, incarceration and suicide. These risks often increase well beyond the second year of bereavement. Adults miss work and lose productivity because of their own grief needs as well as the needs of their family members.

**Support programs have converted to virtual formats with the onset of the pandemic.**

Interesting Info

Grief is a prevalent and critical public health issue that can have a profound impact on future wellbeing but has long been overlooked.
$0: Cost for participants to access support programs provided by Grief's Journey, HEALing Embrace & Ted E. Bear Hollow.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Bereavement Support Group Facilitators
Repeats every day until Fri Nov 19 2021.
Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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Collection Drive Host
Repeats every day until Fri Nov 05 2021.
Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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Upcoming Events

Giving Tuesday December 1, 2020   Read more »
Virtual Tinsel & Tears December 5, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Virtual Tinsel & Tears December 9, 2020 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Virtual Tinsel & Tears December 12, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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