WPO Services

We offer widowed persons of all ages the following services, most at no charge:

Telephone 202-537-4942 for more information. 

You may leave a message and your call will be returned.

Bereavement Support Groups 

Widowed Persons Outreach offers both a twice-monthly ongoing support group and a twice a year six-week structured bereavement group for persons who have been widowed for two years or less. 

Educational Seminars 

We offer educational seminars on topics that are relevant to those who are widowed and the services available to them.

One-on-one Mentor Volunteers

Trained volunteers, who have themselves been widowed, are available to help the newly bereaved, individually or as part of a Bereavement Support Group.



Bi-monthly information that addresses the needs of widowed persons and a calendar of educational, social and support activities.


Special Events

These include monthly luncheons, films and other outings.


Volunteer Training

Widowed persons who have adjusted to their changed status may wish to learn more about bereavement or become outreach volunteers and help the newly widowed. For further information on volunteer opportunities, call 202-364-7602

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