(517) 263-2323 Monthly & time limited groups
available. Ask for Geoff Koglin.
Ann Arbor Lansing (734) 929-6640 (517) 482-1315
Loss and grief support groups for children and
St. Joseph Mercy Hospice
Ann Arbor area & Western Wayne County Claudia
Nafsu (734) 327-3224 Free 5 week Grief Recovery
series throughout the year and short term
Ann Arbor area; SE MI except Detroit (734)
662-5999 Offers a variety of grief support
groups, workshops, and programs for adults &
Hospice Bay County (800) 275-4517 Ask for
Sue Gentle; she can also provide information for
surrounding communities. Grief support groups
for adults and children.
CHC of Branch County Hospice Services
Coldwater area (517) 279-5420 Ask for
Bereavement Services Grief support/education
group Fall & Spring. Annual bereaved children
Life Coalition Greater Grand Rapids
See website for list of community bereavement
Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospice
Howell/Livingston County (734)327-3224 Claudia
Nafsu Grief support groups depending on need &
season; short term individual counseling.
Allegiance Hospice of Jackson
(517) 841-6983 Patrice Cox, bereavement
coordinator Weekly free groups for families.
VNA Home Health & Hospice Kalamazoo (800)
343-1396 x3115 Drop in support group,
specialized groups, art therapy for children.
Angela Hospice Livonia (734) 464-7810 Ask
for Bereavement Department Free monthly grief
County Home Care & Hospice Marquette (906)
524-3355 Kim Henderickson Monthly grief support
Ladder Monroe (734) 242-8773
Free individual and family grief counseling.
Adult & children services.
www.thekitenetwork.org Free peer-based
of MI Northern Lower MI (888) 247-5701
central number for state also can refer to
website for groups
variety of free, nondenominational grief support
programs open to anyone in the community.
New Hope Center for Grief Support
Northville (248) 348-0115
http://www.newhopecenter.net/ Free groups &
workshops for adults & children. Christian
of Northwest Ohio (419) 661-4001 Ohio (734)
568-6801 MI A variety of free support groups for
adults, teens & children.
Grief Share Plymouth
(734) 233-3703 Marijo Swanson Sponsored by
Northridge Church. Weekly free groups.
Vermeulen Funeral Home
Plymouth (734) 459-2250 Free monthly group for
anyone who has experienced a loss.
Through Grief Workshop Ann Arbor, MI
(734)936-8702 Kiel Opperman Free parenting
workshop to help children cope with Loss.
Offered second Thursday of every month.
Funeral Home Ypsilanti (734) 482-4900 Free
monthly group for anyone with a loss through
On line support groups
are also available through GriefNet.org
http://griefnet.org/ This list provides
information on some available area resources,
but is not inclusive and may not include
resources available in your local community. It
may be helpful to call your local hospice
organization, funeral home, or hospital social
work department for resource information
specified your local area.