of the
Good Shepherd
Bereavement Group
Aim of Ministry:
To help support or aid those suffering from bereavement.
Description of Ministry:
The Bereavement Befriending Group at present consists of four parishioners who have experienced bereavement in their own lives. We meet to talk face to face with those suffering, seeking help, consolation and support from the group.
What is required of members:
Members must have a compassionate and understanding manner. They must have the ability to treat the bereaved with understanding, treat them as individuals, and be able to provide willingly whatever help or advice they can in a caring and confidential manner.
How often do meetings take place?
Monthly, the first Wednesday of each month from 2.30pm-4pm.
Where do the meetings take place?
In the Parish Hall of the Church of the Good Shepherd.
Contact details:
Parish Representative: Jim Thomson. Email:
3 Thackeray's Lane, Woodthorpe, Nottingham, NG5 4HT. Tel: (0115) 926 8288