Santa Cruz SPCA Pet Loss Support
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Santa Cruz SPCA Pet Loss Support|
|Alternate Name(s):||Pet Loss Grief Support Group|
|Address:||2685 Chanticleer Avenue|
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||See Meeting Hours|
|Description:||Support group for people who are dealing with the emotions that occur when a companion animal is lost through death or other circumstances. A trained grief counselor helps people find ways to cope with the loss, and others who have lost companion animals offer support also. Please call for details.
The group is based on the belief that grief needs to be shared in order for healing to happen. We are a story-telling and listening group.
Betsy Jones (facilitator) has a BA in psychology and has training in Crisis Intervention. She has lived with and lost many companion animals. She has been a longtime member of the group and, with her academic background and training, is a skilled facilitator.
|Meetings:||2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month, 7-9pm.|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Parent Agency:||Santa Cruz SPCA|
|Pet Loss Support Groups|
|This record last modified October 8, 2012|