Most groups are being held via Zoom until further notice

 We are holding groups via Zoom videoconferencing - join us! Most adult drop-in groups are open according to the usual schedule. For privacy reasons, you must have an invitation to join the group, so please let us know if you'd like to attend:

  • If you're new to adult drop-in groups, please contact Coastal Kids Home Care

  • If you're currently a participant, you should receive an invitation from your facilitator.

  • If you're returning to Papillon or would like to attend a group other than your usual, please contact Coastal Kids Home Care.

  • Groups currently meeting on Zoom: Early Grief, General Grief, Child Loss and Transitions Group

  • Facilitators are available for one-on-one phone calls.

  • For words of inspiration and connection, please visit our blog.


We look forward to seeing you on-line for now, and in-person as soon as we safely can. In addition, we encourage you to take care of yourself and each other.


  • Follow the CDC guidelines for hygiene, social distancing, etc.

  • Stay in touch – make lots of phone calls, do lots of texting, whatever helps you stay connected 

  • Comment on our FaceBook page to stay in touch with the community

  • Get out for a walk, exercise, hydrate, meditate – whatever you need to manage stress and stay healthy.


We will continue to post updates on the website and FaceBook and will resume normal operations as soon as feasible, so please keep checking back and, most of all, stay well. 

Useful Links


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

California Department of Public Health

Monterey County Department of Public Health

Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP)

Natividad Medical Center

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

COVID-19 Dashboard by Johns Hopkins University

Local News

Carmel Pine Cone

Monterey County Weekly

Monterey Herald