Grief Support

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About Brook Center

The Brook Center name reflects the peace members of the community find through, not just the physical space, but also the services offered by Shepherd’s Cove Grief Support. As the new home of Shepherd’s Cove Grief Support Services, the house at 201 Glover Street offers a place of refuge, comfort, and strength to those in the community who are grieving the death of a loved one.


M-F | 8am – 5pm


201 Glover Street, Albertville, AL 35950.

Menu of services:

Grief Support for Adults

Services for adults. For your convenience the groups may be offered both in the mornings and evenings.

Grief Support for Kids

Services designed for children ages 4-11.

Grief Support for Teens

Services designed for youth ages 12-18.

Holiday Support for Group

Designed to help the bereaved cope with the holiday season. Meeting date to be announced.

Family Grief Support

Available by appointment only.

Individual Grief Support

Available by appointment only.

Bereavement Education & Training

Includes “Grief In The Workplace”. Available for church groups, clubs, businesses, and other organizations upon request.

School Bereavement Services

Services provided to school age children in the school setting. Referrals must be made by school personnel.


Services provided to school-age children 5-19 in partnership with Chalakee Ranch.

Phone Support Services

Call to inquire.

Telehealth Support

Grief support services through a variety of virtual tools for those who cannot meet in person. This is available to adults and children (with parental/guardian consent).

Contact Form

Links to resources:

Teaching Guide
Beginning the Grief Journey
Grief Support for Parents
Grief in the Summer
Grief Anniversaries
Grief during the Holidays


One-day grief support camp for those in the community to attend with their family.

Annual event honoring those who have passed in our care, and those who have passed in the community. 

One-night Grief Support group dinner held locally during the holiday season. RSVP Required. Dates to be announced.

One-night Grief Support group dinner held locally, around valentine’s day. RSVP Required. Dates to be announced.

You can volunteer with us! Please scroll down and fill out the form to apply.

After the loss of a loved one, it is important to know that someone cares and has not forgotten about YOU or the significance of the one you lost. Our Bereavement Volunteers maintain regular contact with families for a period of 13 months after a loss by phone calls, cards and notes on special remembrance days.

As with Grief Support, we will also be consolidating the volunteer info down to one page please. Find the information below: 

A vital part of the heart of Shepherd’s Cove Hospice is our amazing volunteer team!  We are honored to have so many people volunteer their time and talents to bless our patients, staff, and community.  If you would like to be a part of this incredible team, please complete the simple form below.  You will be contacted within two weeks of submitting your application and presented with next steps at that time.  We appreciate your interest in our volunteer program and look forward to serving with you.

Some examples of ways to volunteer are

– Events

– Grief Support 

– Thrift Shoppe

– Spiritual Care

– Direct Patient Care


Volunteer Application Form

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Check back for information on Volunteer Training days! 

Children’s Trust Fund

Shepherd’s Cove Bereavement Support is a recipient of the Alabama Children’s Trust Fund Grant
to advocate for the prevention of child abuse and neglect.