Chesapeake Life Center

Providing a variety of support services and education to individuals in places of transition resulting from the death of a loved one, an unexpected diagnosis or an unanticipated event.

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Make it a Resolution

To Discover Healing after Loss in 2015

Scrabble HopeSign-up today for one of Chesapeake Life Center’s grief support groups or specialty workshops offering a compassionate, supportive community exploring specific grief themes and coping strategies. 
Learn more about our support groups that meet once a month.  

 Evening Grief Support Group

This six-week facilitated support group is for anyone 18 years or older grieving the loss of a loved one.  Please call 888.501.7077 to register.  

Wednesdays, Sept. 23 - Oct. 28 ~ 6 - 7:30 p.m.
at our Largo office


Click on picture above to hear Chantel's experience.
"Chesapeake Life Center means there is hope."  - Chantel 


Register Today for Our Upcoming Ethics Seminar


Click on the image above to learn more about our upcoming professional education seminar, Professional Boundaries: Guidelines for Ethical Practice on
October 1, 2015 from 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Chesapeake Life Center at Hospice of the Chesapeake is authorized by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland to sponsor social work continuing education programs and maintains full responsibility for this program.  This training qualifies for Category 1 continuing education units.  

A Great Time "At the Old Ball Game"  

 sherylwebsiteThank you to everyone that joined us at the Bowie Baysox game and made a donation to benefit our children's programs, including counseling and specialty groups for children and families grieving a loss. Special thanks to the Bowie Baysox and Hospice Hundred.   




Upcoming Opportunities

  • Grief Information Workshop +

    Growing Through Grief: What the Sacred Sorrow of Grief Can Teach Us

    Explore the grieving process, what's "normal," what to expect, and how to manage your own grief and help those around you.

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 ~ 7 - 8:30 p.m.
    Severna Park Community Library
    45 West McKinsey Road, Severna Park, MD

    Susan Coale, LCSW-C, Clinical Specialist, Chesapeake Life Center
    Janey Blakely, MA, MDiv, PhD cand., Pastoral Counseling, Loyola University of MD

    For more information, call 443-837-1527.  

  • Loss of Life Partner/Spouse +

    Chesapeake Life Center offers grief support groups for those grieving the death of a spouse/life partner.

    • Six-week facilitated support group will begin Thursday, September 24 ~ 10 - 11:30 a.m. at our Pasadena office.  

    • Next monthly evening support group for those career-aged will be Wednesday, September 16 ~ 6:30 - 8 p.m. at our Pasadena office.

    Please call 888.501.7077 for more information and to register.  

  • Sibling Loss +

    No matter our stage in life the death of a sibling has a deep and long-lasting impact.  This evening meal and conversation is designed to explore this often unrecognized grief and how this loss affects and re-forms one's identity.  A light meal will be provided. Cost is $10.

    Wednesday, October 21 ~ 6 - 7:30 p.m.
    Pasadena Office

    Please call 888.501.7077 to register.  

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