, 650-367-6993
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(650) 579–0350
In light of the coronavirus pandemic and in the interest of public health, HAND SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS ARE BEING HELD VIRTUALLY until further notice. During this time, HAND remains dedicated to supporting families who've experienced a loss in any way possible. You still have options for support!

1. We are offering peer support services via phone and email. If you wish to be connected with a HAND peer support volunteer, please complete a peer support request form.
2. All chapters are currently offering virtual support group meetings on regularly scheduled meeting days and times. For more information, please email

To discuss support options and for updates on support group meetings, please email and a HAND facilitator will contact you.


Donations in any amount are much needed and greatly appreciated.

HAND is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and your donation is tax-deductible. If you have any questions about HAND of the Bay Area or about making a donation, kindly call our office at (650) 367-6993.

To donate online, please click the “Donate” link below. If you wish to designate your gift to HAND’s Funeral Assistance Fund, please select “Use this donation for Funeral Assistance Fund” on the PayPal form.

If you would prefer to make a contribution to HAND by personal check, please complete the form below and mail a hard copy of this page along with your donation to:

HAND of the Bay Area
P.O. Box 3693
Redwood City, CA 94064

If you cannot print a copy of this page, please send a note containing the donor information along with your contribution to the above address.


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