Connecticut Pet Loss Resources
Bloomfield: Joanne M. Wholey, LPC, NCC, LLC, 11 Mountain Avenue, Suite 305, Bloomfield, CT 06002, (860) 836-5125, firstname.lastname@example.org. We meet every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 11:00 a.m to 12:30 p.m. when there is an active group. Please call prior to the group date/time to confirm.
New Hartford: Lisa Cushman, MA, (860) 307-5417, email@example.com. Bereavement and Caregiver Support Groups held in several locations throughout the Farmington
Valley and Litchfield Hills. Call, email, or visit http://www.lisacushman.com for more information.
|Bloomfield: Joanne Wholey, LPC, NCC, LLC. Joanne Wholey has had personal experience
as a pet owner and knows what it's like to lose a beloved animal companion. As a
therapist, she understands the human-animal bond and has helped people move through
the process of their grief with compassion, creativity, and courage. Pet loss
support groups are available serving the greater Hartford, CT area, the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month when there is an active group. Meeting time is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost for the group is $25 per session. Ms. Wholey also works with individuals one-on-one when requested. Please call Joanne Wholey, 11 Mountain Avenue, Suite 305, Bloomfield, CT 06002,
860.836.5125, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://therapists.psychologytoday.com/rms/47357.
Darien: M. Patricia Gallagher, MS, Support After Pet Loss, 20 Allen-O'Neill Dr., Darien, CT 06820, (203) 656-2669 voice/TDD
|New Hartford: Lisa Cushman, MA. The illness or death of a companion animal can be devastating. Without the support of others, you may feel isolated and alone in your grief. Talking to someone is often the first step toward healing. Lisa provides
individual and family counseling services in her New Hartford office. She also
facilitates bereavement and caregiver support groups and pet memorial workshops held
at several locations throughout the Farmington Valley and Litchfield Hills. For
more information, call (860) 307-5417, email email@example.com or visit http://www.lisacushman.com
Ridgefield: Dr Alan Tepp, Ph.D., 16 Dakin Avenue, Mount Kisco, NY 10549; 1073 Main Street, Fishkill, NY 12524; Olmstead Lane, Ridgefield, CT 06877; 914.232.1000, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://drtepp.com/
Stamford: Glenn J. Wolff, LCSW, 666 Glenbrook Road, Philips Mansion, Stamford, CT 06906, (203) 249-3313, Glenn@WolffPsychotherapy.com
Wallingford: Kate Nicoll, LCSW, Soul Friends, 80 South Main Street, Wallingford, CT 06492-0487, 203.679-0849, email@example.com, http://soul-friends.org/
|Stamford: Dr. Mary Craig, Gentle Goodbye Veterinary Hospice & At-home Euthanasia. At Gentle Goodbye Veterinary Hospice & At-home Euthanasia we will help you care for
the whole family as we plan and deliver a peaceful end-of-life transition for your
pet with love and dignity. Stamford, CT 06905, 203-554-3560, http://www.GentleGoodbye.org, DrMaryC@GentleGoodbye.org
Avon: Beloved Companions, LLC. Pet Funeral & Cremation Services,
Main Street, Avon, CT 06001, 860-836-2111, http://www.belovedcompanions.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Bethany: Keystone Memorial Park, Rte 42, Cheshire Road, Bethany, CT 06524, (203) 393-3126
Gaylordsville: Balmoral Pet Cemetery, P.O. Box 154, 744 Kent Road, Gaylordsville, CT 06755, (860) 354-3433
Glastonbury: Forest-Rest Memorial Park, 2811 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, CT 06033, 860-659-0784 (on the premises of Candlewick Kennels, 860-633-6878), http://www.candlewickkennels.com/
Manchester: Inserv Pet Crematory, 540 N. Main St., Manchester, CT 06042,
(860) 647-9233, http://www.inservcorp.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Norwalk: The Riverside Cemetery Association, 81 Riverside Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06850, 203-847-7422, RiversideCem1@aol.com
Simsbury: Forever Companions Pet Loss Services, LLC (crematory), 475 Bushy Hill Rd., Simsbury, CT 06070, 860.306.5854, http://www.forevercompanions.com, email@example.com
Stamford: All Pets Crematory, 120 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902, 203-967-4949, 1-866-334-PETS, http://allpetscrematory.com/, firstname.lastname@example.org
S. Windsor: Willowbrook Pet Cemetery, 47 Patria Rd., South Windsor, CT 06074-1930, (860) 282-9957, http://www.willowbrookpetcem.com/willowhome.html
Westbrook: Trail's End Pet Crematory, 706 Horse Hill Road, Westbrook, CT 06498, (860) 399-5420, http://trailsendct.com/index.php/about-trails-end/, email@example.com
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