Bereavement Support

Visiting Nurses Association of Venango


491 Allegheny Boulevard
Franklin PA, 16323

Contact Us

Jane Byham: 814-437-0334
Val Motter: 814-437-0358

Adult Bereavement Support Group

Open to adults in our community who could use support after the death of a loved one


Fox Street Church of God
229 Fox Street
Franklin PA, 16323


  • Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month
  • 5 to 7 p.m.
  • A meal will be provided, please call to RSVP to Jane or Val

Children / Youth Bereavement Camps

Participants remember a loved one, with small group discussions that are filled with strategies to deal with a loss in their life.

Camp Good Grief

This is a one day camp set in June each year for children / youth ages 5 to 18 years old dealing with a death of a loved one. It is held at:
Signing Hills Girl Scouts Camp
Oil City, PA

Horses for Healing

  • Therapeutic riding experience for youth ages 9 to 18

Hope for the Holidays

  • Half day seminar held in November to assist grieving children / youth ages 5 to 18 deal with the holiday season