Natural Death Services

Grief Services at Virginia Mason Medical Center has specialized, caring staff to help individuals cope with the impact of their loss.

Natural Death Services

Virginia Mason Grief Services offers individual and group services after natural death (such as cancer, heart disease).

  • Information and referral
  • Short-term, free individual support
  • Eight-week, 2-hour group sessions on Zoom video platform: no cost to join, and pre-registration is required.

For more information, call Joan Strecker at (206) 223-6340, email Joan.Strecker@virginiamason.org or view our natural death grief support information form


“I’m really grateful to grief services and the support that they provided to me during a very hard time. Being with people going through a similar experience made me feel so much less alone in my grief.” — KATIE, CLIENT