The Stephan Center is a service organization dedicated to those journeying through life losses. It provides education and resources to professionals and laypersons as support and understanding is given to those seeking peace and acceptance in their lives.

We all experience a variety of life losses which include separation from important people, places, items or events unique in our life. Our website is designed to help you with loss.

If you need help right now dial 2-1-1 from any cell or land-line phone for immediate Health and Human Service assistance in the county in which you call. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with ‘live’ Resource Specialists to assist you.

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February celebrates Valentine’s Day and Healthy Hearts month. Both events involve love; love of others and love of self. To continue to love and care for others in our lives we need to take care of ourselves, doing the things that keep our hearts healthy: eating the correct foods, exercising, reducing stress, being mentally and physically fit. Healthy hearts month celebrates taking care of…
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A message from the Director:

We sincerely hope that you will find the information and resources that will support you and those for whom you care as you journey through the life losses you are experiencing. We have developed this site as a “one stop” entry of information and resources in the area of life losses and grief for both Professionals and lay persons. We know from personal experience how difficult it is to find appropriate information or resources. This is especially true when you are deeply involved in the grieving process.



– Victoria Stephan


Please know that we are here because we understand and care. If you’d like some direction on where to go on this site or what to do, <click here>.

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