Bereavement: Widowed Parents Support Group


This is a support group for parents of minor children who are grieving the loss of a partner to cancer at MSK. This group is led by oncology social workers.

This Support Groups can help you:

  • Navigate  your own grief while adjusting to being a single parent
  • Provide information about helping your child cope with grief and loss.
  • Reduce feelings of loneliness and distress
  • Connect with others going through similar situations
  • Express your feelings
  • Receive understanding and support
  • Discover new ways to adjust and cope
  • Obtain and share practical information and resources
  • Communicate more effectively with loved ones

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 will be online.

Date & Time(s)


Department of Social Work Bereavement Program

Registration Details

You must register to attend this program. To register and for more information, please call 646-888-4889 or email If you are new to our support groups, a registration and assessment process is necessary.


Kimarie Knowles, LCSW

Anastasia Zankowsky, LMSW