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Consolation & Bereavement Ministry


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Holiday Help for the Bereaved

Sponsored by Bereavement/Consolation Ministry

Church of St. Mary, East Islip, NY

Guest Speaker- Kathleen Maurer Smith, Ph.D.

Dean, Division of Social Sciences

Molloy College

     Tuesday, November 14, 2017

   7:30pm to 9:00pm

   Sacred Heart Hall

 Next to the church on Main Street

   East Islip, NY 11730


All are welcome and please bring a friend.

Refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP by November 10, 2017

At (631) 581-4266 ext. 0

Free will offering is appreciated.

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St. Mary Parish is offering a free 8-week support group
for adults who are struggling to cope with the death of a loved one.

Registration is required for this closed group: 

Wednesday, October 11 - December 6, 2017

7:00-9:00 PM

Please note the group is open to people of
all faith denominations. 

In order to participate in this group,
the death must have occurred prior to July  11, 2017

Refreshments are served.

For information and/or registration,
please call the Rectory Receptionist at
631-581-4266, x100.

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A Child and Family Bereavement Program

An 8 Week bereavement group for children/teens

and their caregivers who have experienced

the death of a loved one.

Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Presented by Good Shepherd Hospice

Please Call 631-828-7628 for information and location.

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         Bereavement support for parents

   whose babies have died

    during pregnancy or in infancy.


     Have you suffered the loss of a baby in miscarriage,

ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth or infancy?


Our group offers comfort, understanding

and bereavement support

in an effort to assure

that you are not alone in your grief.


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For more information call St. Mary’s at

(631) 581-4266 ext. 100.


We welcome you warmly!