The grief accompanying the loss of a loved one is a complex process that takes time. Hillside works closely with organizations that offer comfort, support and information to people in mourning.
The organizations listed below have proved helpful to many of the individuals and families we have assisted. Hillside also offers an extensive library of Jewish and funeral-related materials for families. All materials are complimentary.
Customs of Farewell
Sacred Waters – Customs of Farewell from the Jewish Tradition
Guiding families to share acts of honor and kindness with a loved one at the time of death.
The Los Angeles Reform Minyan Project
Provides a daily minyan for those during the grieving process at various synagogues throughout the city.
Bereavement Support Groups
OurHouse Grief Support Center
Provides support and education to those whose lives have been touched by loss
Beth Chayim Chadashim – Life Transitions Group
Inclusive community of progressive lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and heterosexual Jews whose lives have been touched by loss.
Compassionate, supportive community devoted to building an empowering sense of belonging and purpose to everyone who seeks it.
Individual Bereavement Counseling
Rabbi Karen L. Fox, LMFT
Estate Sales and Organizing
Organizing Concepts and Designs – Dina Newman
213-359-0389 / 818-349-6330
Household/Clothing Item Donations