Information on Other Grief Programs



Bereaved Families of Ontario

Bereaved Families of Ontario-South Central Region is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide well organized, and professionally supervised, self-help/ mutual support programs for bereaved families who have lost a member through death.  

To find a location in your area e-mail 

Or contact one of the offices below

For the Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara area contact the South Central Region at  (905) 318-0070, or e-mail to

For the Halton Regional area contact (905) 848-4337, or e-mail at

For Waterloo Region and Wellington County contact the Midwestern Region at (519) 603-0196, or e-mail to

For the Bruce Grey area contact the Southwest Region at (519) 686-1573, or e-mail

For Brantford area contact the South Central Region at (905) 318-0070, or e-mail

Friends in Grief Hamilton 

Friends in Grief (FIG), was established in 1985 and became incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1989. In 2015, FIG began their dissolution as a charitable organization. FIG is a service offered by our community partner Bay Gardens Funeral Home. We continue to offer bereavement assistance, at no cost, to all bereaved individuals. We will continue to provide valuable support and programs to anyone over eighteen years of age who requires assistance with their grief. To contact, call (905) 318-0059 or email