This five-week support group, which is open to mothers of all faiths and races, is an opportunity for mothers of young children to explore how the loss and absence of a mother influences one’s own parenting experience as well as to receive and give support to others in the group.

When: Tuesdays, starting October 12, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Where: JF&CS Headquarters, 1430 Main Street, Waltham

Cost: $125 for the series of five sessions. As with all CERS services, reduced fees are available based on need.

Registration and payment via check or credit card are required before the first session. To register or for more information, contact Diane Gardner at or 781-693-1351.