Care & Support

Fresh Start Divorce Recovery

Our Divorce Recovery program offers an environment in which people can deal openly and honestly with the issues that come with the end of a marriage. The topics include: self-esteem, discouragement, anger, children and divorce, coping with your ex-spouse, and letting go of the past. There is a registration fee of $30.

The Winter/Spring 2020 dates for Fresh Start are Wednesday nights, January 8–March 4 from 6:15-7:30pm. 

Register here.The deadline to register is January 15. Contact Rachel Walker at (901) 454-0034 or via email with questions.

GriefShare

GriefShare is offered to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one. Its resources help those recovering from a death to look to the future. Second has a team of men and women who facilitate.

Sessions are 12 weeks and begin each January, May (Widows Only), and August. Registration is $20.00 which includes a workbook. “Loss of a Spouse” and “Surviving the Holidays” are additional GriefShare programs designed to be one (1) session classes. If you would like additional information, please contact Donna Sanders at 531-6169 or email donna.sanders@2pc.org

There is also a group available for women who have lost their husbands within the past year, that meets May–July. For more information, please contact Donna Sanders at (901) 454-0034.

Caregivers Support

Second desires to provide a platform for support of our members who are caring for aging or special needs loved ones.

Some are caring within the home, some overseeing care in an institutional setting, some providing support to loved ones out of town. Some are sons or daughters, some spouses, some parents, some nieces or nephews, etc. Whatever the situation, there are many stresses for the individuals involved.

If you would like to share concerns, exchange ideas and experiences, we encourage you to email donna.sanders@2pc.org or call (901) 531-6169 we will set up a time for a personalized consultation with a seasoned caregiver who also has professional training to support caregivers.