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.

Featured Article   – Social Justice

Social Justice

We all know we perform better when we feel better; physically or mentally. Now research is supporting our natural instinct with studies documenting children/youth success in school with positive mental health. But what does that mean? What is positive mental health for children…

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A message from the Director:

Welcome to our new and improved website!!  You may now access the website from all devices. We want to draw your attention to some new features and events:

  • New Feature article: School Success and Mental Health
    Tips to support children and young adults in being mentally healthy and successful in school
  • New Classes: Classes for prospective, continuing Foster/Adoptive parents and Grandparents
  • Faith Leader Conference: “The Many Faces of Social Justice” Online registration is now open.  Save the date
    Conference date is November 6, 22015 Corona, CA

    Conference registration
    discussion group choices

  • Grief/Loss TeleSeminar: Join us on Monday September 14 at 7:00pm (PT) for a FREE Tele-seminar “The Grief Journey”
  • Information/Resources; This website continues to provide you with information and resources on all types of losses and grieving. We understand that grieving losses is difficult, takes time and requires support. We offer our programs and services because we understand and care.



– Victoria Stephan



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