About SALC

Who we are…

  • A center for spiritual studies and formation established in 1997 by Richard & Mary Groves
  • A resource for the education and training of professional and lay caregivers
  • Sponsors of internationally-acclaimed Sacred Art of Living & Dying workshop-retreat series
  • Creators of The Anamcara Project, “the art, science and practice of sacred relationship”
  • Contemplative caregivers in health care, faith communities & the general population
  • A virtual labratory dedicated to bridging the gap between science and spirituality
  • Specially committed to end-of-life spiritual care and issues of aging, loss & bereavement
  • Dedicated to working for common ground among diverse cultures and spiritual traditions
  • Producers of award winning video & audio resources with the great mentors of our time
  • An international presence with programs in North America, Europe and Asia