Bereaved Families of Ontario Kingston Region
2021 Butterfly Release
Please stay tuned for an update on how this year’s event will proceed with pandemic protocols
Walk to Remember 2021
Last year we held the Walk by staying within our own bubbles. Thank you for your support!
Please stay tuned for updates on this annual event for Fall 2021
Bereaved Families of Ontario - Kingston Region
May 2021 Update:
The Annual General Meeting for Bereaved Families of Ontario – Kingston Region will take place at 4pm on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Due to the pandemic, the meeting will take place on Zoom. You can register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwrcOuurz0uHtz9Bq5iR4OxDF_lxcR_29Cp. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
At this meeting, an election will take place for the Board of Directors for 2021-2022. The list of potential Directors is below. If you are interested in a position on the Board or would like to make a nomination, please contact the Nominating Committee Co-Chairs via the BFO – Kingston Region office: email@example.com or 613-634-1230.
Chair: Laura Kennedy
Vice-Chair: Matthew Williams
Treasurer: Nadine Greenwood
Member-at-Large: Kelly Bell, Cheryl Paquette, Kathy Pringle
Past Chair: Rick Frasso
This is a difficult time for all of us, particularly those grieving during the isolation of COVID-19.
Bereaved Families of Ontario – Kingston Region will continue to offer group support on Zoom, and one-to-one peer support with phone conversations or video conferencing during the pandemic. Please call or email for more information, or to register.
During the provincial shutdown, BFO’s office is closed and we are working remotely. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and understanding. Voicemails and emails will be returned by the next business day.
Virtual Support Group Sessions of Bereaved Families of Ontario –Kingston
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 613-634-1230 to register.
Parent (Loss of a Child) First Tuesday Monthly 6:30 p.m.
Spousal-Partner Loss Second Thursday Monthly 6:30 p.m.
Living with Loss Grief Support Third Tuesday Monthly 6:30 p.m.
This Living with Loss group will help support attendees from all the other groups and will have multiple facilitators available to breakout into virtual rooms.
Mourning Coffee Fourth Tuesday Monthly 11:00 a.m.
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Fourth Thursday Monthly 6:30 p.m.
We also continue to support the community through 1:1 phone support. Please don’t hesitate to reach out in this difficult time.
We will do our best to ensure #WeAreHere to #SupportYGK
With funding providing by: Community Foundation for Kingston & Area
Please e-mail or call to register email@example.com or 613-634-1230
Bereaved Families of Ontario – Kingston Region
993 Princess Street, Unit 14 Business Centre,
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1H3
Our apologies if Google Maps misdirects you to our offices.
We are located across from the Kingston Centre Loblaws, behind the Mark’s Work Warehouse,
It is a large red brick building with Unit 14, JSM Business Centre on the side. Please enter through the door with the red awning