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About us

Bereaved Families of Ontario (BFO) – Midwestern Region has been offering grief support and education in Waterloo Region and surrounding communities since 1996.

About our grief support and education programs:

  • We build spaces to share your own lived experience of grief
  • We offer ways for you to learn more about grief and how to cope with death
  • As peers, we share our knowledge and experiences so we can learn from and support each
  • Our programs are created collaboratively with input from peers and professionals

Our Mission and Vision

Mission: To build an empathetic community of peer support and education for individuals and families who are grieving.

Vision: The bereaved helping the bereaved so that no one has to walk alone through their journey of grief.

Future Directions

Want to learn more about our organizational priorities? Read our Strategic Plan.