Grief Outreach for Businesses

COVID 19 Update

The Grief Center is keeping the safety of our clients and employees top of mind.

Our Crisis Response and Outreach Services are available for local area businesses. Our capacity is limited, but we are determined to provide services to our community! We are consulting with each organization on a case by case basis to determine the best way to fit their needs and provide professional grief support for their employees.

To schedule your Outreach Services please call 918-587-1200 or contact our Grief Outreach and Intervention Program Director Lucretia Pardiñas at

If you call and there is no answer, please leave a voicemail and your call will be returned in the next 24 hours. Our mission is to be a safe place to grieve for all of Northeast Oklahoma, and we need that safe place now more than ever. We will continue to provide hope and help to all we can, adjusting our methods to address the new and ever-changing health climate.

Outreach Services for Businesses:

Adult Groups

Grief groups are offered to local businesses at your location. Each group is facilitated by a trained Grief Center employee, and can be offered on a schedule that works for you and your employees.

Groups we currently offer for adults offsite:

  • Spouse Loss
  • Child Loss
  • Survivors of Suicide Loss
  • Pregnancy and Infant Loss Group
  • General Loss
  • Anticipatory Grief
  • Life Loss

Is there a specific type of grief you would like to address with your team? Let us know what you are looking for and our Outreach Team can create a group that fits your needs.

Please call us at 918-587-1200 ext. 102 or email our Grief Outreach and Intervention Program Director, Lucretia Pardiñas at to plan your group.

Crisis Response Team

The Grief Center’s Crisis Response Team is available for local area businesses for immediate counseling support on-site, as well as debriefing or follow-up counseling after a sudden death impacting your employee team, or other community crisis.

Our crisis counselors can provide immediate individual or group counseling, group debriefing, training for management, leadership or HR departments, and when necessary, long-term aftercare.

The Crisis Response Team can also assist your business with the development of a crisis response plan, make suggestions for handling death notifications as well as education for staff regarding how to best assist someone in grief.

Call 918.587.1200 ext. 102 to request our Crisis Response Team, or email our Grief Outreach and Intervention Program Director Lucretia Pardiñas at