GRIEF SUPPORT RESOURCES
          (Free & Low-Cost)
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WidowNet | Bereavement Resources for Widows and Widowers
Website: www.widownet.org
Established in 1995, it is the first online information and self-help resource for, and by, widows
and widowers. Topics covered include grief, bereavement, recovery, and other information helpful
to people, of all ages, religious backgrounds and sexual orientations.



GRIEF SUPPORT RESOURCES:

GriefNet
www.Griefnet.org

GriefWatch
www.griefwatch.com

The Compassionate Friends
www.compassionatefriends.com

The Dougy Center
www.dougy.org


GriefShare
Website:  www.griefshare.org/findagroup
Christian-based grief recovery program that uses videos from top experts in the field.
Held in a wide variety of locations.....type in your zip code to find other groups near you!


Good Grief Camp / Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors  
Website:  www.taps.org
A 3-day camp that lets kids (ages 4 through high school) bond with others who have
also lost a parent in the military. Each camper is paired with a mentor from the military.


S.E. MICHIGAN

Yatoomas Foundation For The Kids  (Also under "Financial Resources" webpage!)
1900 S. Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI  4302
Phone:  888-987-KIDS (5437)
Email: info@forthekidsfoundation.org
Website: www.forthekidsfoundation.org
Non-Profit dedicated to providing guidance, stability, and financial assistance to families
with children who have suddenly lost one or both parents. Some of the services offered
are financial assistance & budgeting assistance, household maintenance & repair, car
maintenance & repair, support groups & grief assistance, scholarships & tutorial services,
vocational training & job placement, legal & accounting assistance. 

Six Feet Over
29664 Buckingham St.
Livonia, MI  48154
Phone: 734-673-7370
Email: sixfeetover2013@gmail.com
Website: www.sixftover.org
Six Feet Over assists those with recent losses to suicide with funerals, memorials, clean up
services, bills from time off of work, among other services. We also focus on community outreach,
resource connections, suicide awareness, prevention and education.


DOWNRIVER & METRO DETROIT, and MACOMB COUNTIES:

Kidz Kamp / Camp for Grieving Children                    
Mill Race Historical Village
225 Griswold                                        
Northville, MI
Phone: 248-348-0115
Website:  www.newhopecenter.net
Activities for children ages 4-12 include crafts, artwork, a scavenger hunt, music and memorial activities.
Presented by New Hospice Center for Grief Support, a Christian-based bereavement outreach center.
Register early as space is limited.  Lunch will be provided. 


Camp Good Grief                                  
Ferndale, MI
Phone: 248-440-1301  Paula
Email:  pikonen@hospiceadvantage.com
Website: www.hospiceadvantage.com
Free one-day bereavement camp for children ages 5-17.


Howe-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services       
Phone  313-561-1500
Email:  info@howepeterson.com
Website: www.howepeterson.com
Free, nondenominational grief support groups: 


Sojourners Group                
Phone: 734-656-0031
Email:  vcampbell@arborhospice.org   Vicki Campbell
A support group for those who have lost a loved one meets the last Wednesday of each month,
except November and December; the group meets at various restaurants in the downriver area.


Rockwood First Congregational Church              
22600 Mather Street
Rockwood, MI  48173
Phone:  734-379-3711
Will host a new grief support ministry called "Grief Relief".  The group's primary purpose
is to provide spiritual support and comfort and a safe place to share experiences and pray
for one another. 


New Hope Center for Grief
7001 Haggerty
Canton, MI 
Phone: 248-348-0115
Website:  www.newhopecenter.net
An ongoing support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide.
Free.....drop in!


GOOD MOURNING Catholic Grief Support                  
Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
47650 N. Territorial Road
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone:  734-453-0326
Email:  goodmourningministry@hotmail.com
Website: www.goodmourningministry.net


NAMI-Michigan
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital Rehabilitation Building
2333 Biddle Ave.
Wyandotte, MI  48192
Phone: 313-563-
AND
First Presbyterian Church of Dearborn
600 N. Brady
Dearborn, MI
This is a support group for relatives and friends of the mentally ill
and also addresses the grief of "losing" someone to mental illness.

Parents of Murdered Children Inc.                        
Metro Detroit Chapter                                                        
Phone: 248-360-9692  (hotline)                                                      
Website:  www.pomc.org
Check the website for a chapter near you!


The Detroit Police Victim’s Assistance Program                  
A 24-hour hotline is set up at (313) 833-1660.
offers free assistance to relatives of homicide victims,
including:


Hope Lutheran Church
Sponsored by Howe-Peterson Funeral Home
3640 Madison at Carlysle
Dearborn, MI 
Phone: 313-561-1500
Email: info@howepeterson.com
Grief support groups for all ages meeting in Taylor and Dearborn including "Grief After Suicide",
"Journey Through Grief (adults age 18 and older), "Teen Connection" (teens ages 13 to 17),
and "Helping Hands" for children (ages 5 to 12). 


GriefShare Recovery Seminar and Support Group
Romulus Public Library
1121 Wayne Road
Romulus, MI  48174
AND
Romulus Wesleyan Church
37300 Goddard
Romulus, MI  48174
Phone: 734-942-7589  OR  734-941-1511


Bereavement Ministry
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
21599 Parke Lane
Grosse Ile, MI
Phone: 734-676-1378


Caring for Older Adults
Caroline Kennedy Library
24590 George Street
Dearborn Hts., MI
Phone:  734-629-5004
Offers support, education and encouragement for family members caring
for an older adult.


Hope Lutheran Church
3640 Madison Ave.
Dearborn, MI  48124
Phone:  313-278-4810
Website: www.HopeLutheran-Dearborn.com
Grief support groups for families who have lost a loved one.  Helping Hands
group for ages 5 to 12, Teen Connection for ages 13 to 17, and Journey Through
Grief for adults.  Sponsored by Howe-Peterson Funeral Home. 


Emotional Support Collaborative
Loring Therapy
Phone: 313-415-9622 
Email: loringtherapy@gmail.com
Website:  www.meetup.com/Emotional-Support-Collaborative/about/
    OR        www.loringtherapy.com
The emotional support collaborative meets every week on different life challenging topics
such as "Life Stressors", "Parenting Support", "Grief and Loss", "Holiday Blues" and much
more.  Our goal is to provide an atmosphere of understanding, compassion & support.  Group
founder is a trained Psychological therapist who, in conjunction with other trained group facilitators,
will help lead and give helpful input in each support group.  Each member is met with compassion,
respect, non-judgement, confidentiality and a strong belief in the potential for attaining the balance,
strength and joy that exists for each of us!  This service is free!


Grief Support Group
Crane Funeral Home
36885 Goddard Road
Romulus, MI  48174
Phone: 734-941-9200
Email: info@cranefuneralhome.net
Website: www.cranefuneralhome.net


Arbor Hospice and Home Care
Angelica Lutheran Church
8400 Park Ave.
Allen Park, MI  48101
Phone:  734-486-4060    
Website: www.AngelicaLutheranChurch.org
Grief support and social group for widowed men & women 60 and older sponsored
by Arbor Hospice and Home Care.  Lunch at noon the first Friday of each month.
Also meets for dinners at various downriver locations.


Open Arms Grief Support:  A Grieving Children's Program
St. John Providence Hospital
4777 E. Outer Drive   Suite G-500
Detroit, MI  48234
Phone:  313-369-5780
Email: Linda.Clark@stjohn.org
Website: www.realmedicine.org/openarms


Loss of An Adult Child
St. Paul Lutheran Church
2550 Edsel Dr.                           
Trenton, MI  48183
Phone:  734-675-8068 
Website: http://splconline.com


The Compassionate Friends
Website: www.compassionatefriends.org
National Office:
The Compassionate Friends
900 Jorie Blvd.  Suite 78
Oak Brook, IL  60523
Phone:  877-969-0010
A mutual assistance, self-help organization offering support and understanding
to bereaved families following the death of a child.  
Other chapters throughout Michigan--see website for details!


Tomorrow's Child/Michigan Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Support Group
Voran Funeral Home
5900 Allen Road                   
Allen Park, MI  48101          
Phone:  800-331-7437
AND
Tomorrow's Child
State Office:
112 E. Allegan
Lansing, MI  48993
Phone:  517-485-7437 
Website: www.tomorrowschildmi.org
For families who have experienced infant loss; partnership of family non-profit
and Michigan Health Department SIDS/Other Infant Death Program.


Journey Through Grief for Seniors Support Group
William D. Ford Senior Activity Center
6750 Troy (off Ecorse Rd.)
Taylor, MI  48180
Phone:  313-561-1500      
Website:  www.cityoftaylor.com
All Senior Citizens are welcome to stop by to be a part of this special support group! 
Led by professional counselor Elaine Lamparski. 


Sharing and Caring Coffee hour
Sponsored by Heartland Hospice
Heartland HealthCare Center
7025 N. Lilley Road
Canton, MI
Phone:  1-888-973-1145                     
The focus of the group is the later stages of grief with an emphasis on learning to live with loss.


Grief Recovery & Ladies of Radiance
Detroit World Outreach
23800 W. Chicago   Room 208
Redford, MI  48239
Phone:  313-255-2222
Website:  www.dwo.org


Rainbows--Guiding Kids Through Life's Storms       
Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church                          
6442 Pelham
Taylor, MI  48180
Phone:  313-381-3000
Website: www.loacc.org
A peer support group for children who have experienced a change in their families
due to death, divorce or another life-altering event.  Each group will consist of three
to six children who will share in an activity and discussion.  Spectrum, a peer support
group for children in grades nine through 12, and Sunbeams for preschool age children.


New Hope Center for Grief Support          
315 Griswold
Northville, MI  48167
Phone: 248-348-0115
Email:  griefhelp@newhopecenter.net
Website: www.newhopecenter.net
Christian based support services with a wide variety of services offered.
AND
Ward Church
40000 Six Mile Road
Northville, MI  48168
Phone:  248-374-5920
Website: www.wardchurch.org
Ward Church's grief support services are offered by New Hope Center for Grief Support.


Metro Detroit Share Group
VFW Post 4422
11590 Pine Street
Taylor, MI 48180
Phone:  313-492-1172  Angie
Email: metrodetroitsharegroup@live.com
Website:  www.metrodetroitsharegroup.com
A pregnancy and infant-loss support group.


"Hope After Loss"
Hospice of Michigan
400 Mack Ave.
Detroit, MI  48201
Phone:  888-HOM-5656  OR  888-247-5701  OR  313-578-6326  Karen
Website:  www.hom.org
Grief support seminars offering coping skills for adults dealing with the loss
of a loved one and feelings of denial, fear, anger and depression; handouts
and refreshments.  Locations throughout Metro Detroit and Clinton Twp.


Angela Hospice                              
14100 Newburgh Road
Livonia,  MI  48154
Phone:  734-953-6014
Website: www.AskForAngela.com
Provides supportive care and grief services for family and community members for those in Wayne,
Oakland, Livingston, Washtenaw, and Macomb counties. 


Kid Support
Josephine Ford Cancer Center-Downriver
19675 Allen Road
Brownstown,  MI  48183
Phone:  734-479-3311  Connie
Website: www.henryfordhealth.org
A 10-week support group for children ages 6 to 13 who have a close family member
or friend affected by cancer or who have cancer themselves; art activities, poems,
stories, cartoons and games to help children feel safe and to express feelings; also
monthly meetings. 


Henry Ford Hospice / SandCastles
Grief Support Program for Children and Families       
1 Ford Place, Suite 4A
Detroit, MI  48202-34501
Phone: 313-874-6881
Website: www.aboutsandcastles.org
Bi-Weekly program sessions begin with families, staff and volunteers sharing a meal,
providing an opportunity for fellowship and bonding.  Afterwards, the children and teens
are placed in age-appropriate groups where they meet for activities such as discussions,
art, music, play and writing.  A designated area called the Volcano Room allows children
and teens a place to safely release the physical feelings of grief.  An adult support group
is offered concurrently.  Multiple program sites in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties. 
AND
SandCastles Healing Hearts Camp
1 Ford Place, Suite 2A
Detroit, MI  48202-3450
Phone:  313-874-6881
An annual, overnight, weekend-long camp experience offered at no charge and facilitated
by professional grief staff and trained volunteers from the Henry Ford Hospice SandCastles
Grief Support Program.  The camp is for children and teens, ages 5 to 18, who have experi-
enced the death of someone close to them.  Grief is a normal, natural response to death
and individuals need to be supported in order to begin to heal.  Camp offers that support. 
AND
Henry Ford Medical Center--Lakeside
14500 Hall
Sterling Heights, MI 
Phone: 248-588-2324
Free, register by calling the number above.
AND
SandCastles Grief Support Program / Camp Erin       
Phone:  313-874-6881
At Camp Tamarack in Ortonville, there will be a weekend filled with fun camp activities where
campers can express their feelings of grief, learn coping skills and most importantly begin
a healthy healing process. It offers a place where campers can interact and bond with peers
who have experienced similiar losses.  


Compassionate Care & Understanding During Loss Support Group     
Henry Ford Self-Health Center
39639 Fourteen Mile
Walled Lake,  MI
Phone: 248-325-0424
Website: www.henryford.com/ccudl
Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group developed to provide help for those grieving
the loss of a baby through infertility, miscarraige, stillbirth or newborn death. 


HOPE Center
33222 Groesbeck Hwy.
Fraser, MI 48026
Phone: 586-294-HOPE
Website:  www.hopecentermacomb.org
Grief Share program


Bethel Assembly of God Church
2984 Fort Street
Lincoln Park, MI  48146
Phone:  248-283-8935  Mary Martinez, Grief Coordinator
Meetings are held the 2nd & 4th Mondays of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.


In Time
Community Lutheran Church Grief Support Group    
23984 Gibraltar Road
Flat Rock, MI  48134
Phone: 734-782-0563
This group led by a Minister, will view the Grief Share video series followed
by group discussion.


The Residence of Arbor Hospice      
2366 Oak Valley Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
Phone: 734-662-5999
AND
Downriver
21647 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  734-692-5999
AND
Western Wayne
40500 Ann Arbor Road E.  Suite 102
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone: 734-656-0031
AND
Monroe
1114 W. Front Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-656-0031
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
Offers grief support services and community education programs. 
Serves Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland, Jackson, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.



LENAWEE COUNTY

Hospice of Lenawee County              
415 Mill Road  #4
Adrian, MI  49221
Phone: 517-263-2323
Website: www.hospiceoflenawee.org
Offers individual counseling, support groups and grief recovery seminars as well
as a grief  information & lending library.  Also special programs for children & teens
to meet their unique needs.  These services are provided at no cost to our hospice
families and the Lenawee community at large.


The Residence of Arbor Hospice      
2366 Oak Valley Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
Phone: 734-662-5999
AND
Downriver
21647 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  734-692-5999
AND
Western Wayne
40500 Ann Arbor Road E.  Suite 102
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone: 734-656-0031
AND
Monroe
1114 W. Front Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-656-0031
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
Offers grief support services and community education programs. 
Serves Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland, Jackson, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.



MACOMB COUNTY

Survivor of Suicide Program          
Macomb County Crisis Center
Phone: 586-307-9100   
Sterling Heights, MI  48321
Group meetings are held on the first Wednesday and third Tuesday of each month.


Daybreak Counseling
650 E. Big Beaver Rd. Suite A
Troy, MI 48084
Phone: 248-524-9800
Group Held At:
Shepherd's Gate Lutheran Church
12400 23 Mile Road
Shelby Twp., MI
Email:  lynn@daybreak-counseling.com   Lynn
Website:  www.daybreak-counseling.com
The Grief Support Group for Children is designed for children ages 5 years old through 14 years
old who have lost a loved one or friend. The loss does not have to be recent. The Group will meet
once a week for an hour and will run for six weeks. The Grief Support Group will be meeting on
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.  The cost of the group is a one time fee of $60.



MONROE COUNTY

Older Adult Services for Catholic Charities of Monroe County, Inc.
Main Office:
14930 LaPlaisance Rd.  Suite 123
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone:  734-240-3850
Email: info@ccmonroe.org
Website:  www.ccmonroe.org
In-home counseling services are available for homebound older adults. 
Fees based on income.


Mercy Memorial Hospital System--Hospice of Monroe           
1070 N. Monroe St.  Suite B
Monroe MI  48162
Phone:  734-240-8940
Website:  www.mercymemorial.org
&
Mending Hearts Support Group
Offers help to individuals suffering from grief after the loss of a loved one. 
&
Ladies Only Grief Support
Offers grief support that deals specifically with issues women face after the
loss of a loved one.
&
Grief Recovery Outreach Program
Offers a 12-week grief recovery program to help individuals suffering from grief
after the loss of a loved one. 


Compassionate Friends
For:  Families who are grieving the death of a child.
National Office:
900 Jorie Blvd.  #78
Oak Brook, IL  60523
Phone: 877-969-0010
Website: www.compassionatefriends.org
AND
South Rockwood United Methodist Church
6311 S. Huron River Dr.
South Rockwood, MI  48174
Phone:  734-379-3131


Parents of Murdered Children and other Survivors of Homicide Victims
For:  Relatives, friends and co-workers of murder victims.
National Office:
100 East Eighth Street  #202
Cincinnati, OH  45202
Phone:  513-721-5683 OR 888-818-POMC
Email:  natlpomc@aol.com
Website:  www.pomc.org
AND
Eleanor Kahle Senior Center
1315 Hillcrest Ave.
Toledo, Ohio  43612
Phone:  419-476-2745
Phone:  Margaret at 419-474-0476 OR Carlos at 419-241-4066


Gabby's Ladder                     
Meeting times vary depending on group!
431 East Elm Avenue
Monroe, MI  48162
Phone:  734-242-8773
Email:  info@gabbysladder.org
Website:  www.gabbysladder.org
Offers MULTIPLE Groups for:  Children, pre-teens, teens, women, suicide survivors, parents
& grandparents of multiple ages.  Gabby's Ladder also extends grief education & support services
to schools, churches and the community
AND
LEARN TO COPE           
LEARN TO COPE is a grief support group for parents and family members dealing with the loss
of a loved one due to heroin, pills and other drugs. The group meets the second Thursday of each
month at 431 E. Elm Ave. at the corner of Riverview Ave. from 5 to 6:30 p.m.


The Residence of Arbor Hospice      
2366 Oak Valley Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
Phone: 734-662-5999
AND
Downriver
21647 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  734-692-5999
AND
Western Wayne
40500 Ann Arbor Road E.  Suite 102
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone: 734-656-0031
AND
Monroe
1114 W. Front Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-656-0031
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
Offers grief support services and community education programs. 
Serves Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland, Jackson, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.



OAKLAND COUNTY

See Henry Ford Hospice SandCastles Grief Support Program under Wayne County!

ALANA'S FOUNDATION  
3040 Bloomfield Shore Dr.
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
Email:  info@alanasfoundation.org
Website:  www.alanasfoundation.org
The mission of this foundation is to guide grieving families who have experienced the tragic
loss of a child with compassionate care throughout their healing process. Focused on providing
resources for emotional counseling, fulfilling basic day-to-day needs while continuing to educate
the public about the importance of yearly influenza vaccinations.


Bereavement Support for Younger Widows/Widowers
Bingham Office Park
30300 Telegraph Suite 125
Bingham Farms, MI 
Phone: 248-988-7266
Email:  judith@psychJRB.com
Website:  www.judithburdick.com
For widows and widowers ages 55 and younger. Very minimal fees.


Sojourners--People on a Journey Through Life's Seasons     
Kirk in the Hills Church
1340 W. Long Lake Road    Room 27
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Phone:  248-348-0115
Website:  www.newhopecenter.net
A support group for widowed men and women who are beyond the very early stages of grief. This group
is for people who have dealt with the overwhelming feelings that accompany loss and have accepted that
their life has drastically changed.  The main goal of this group is to learn about adjusting to a new way of
life. Attending "From Grief to New Hope" is recommended before participating in the Sojourners group. 
Call for current times and dates for both groups.


Emotions Anonymous
Beaumont Administration Building             
3711 W. Thirteen Mile
Royal Oak,  MI 
Phone: 800-633-7377
A 12-step program to help adults experiencing emotional problems.
Free!  Park in South Deck across the road from the Administration
Building and enter at canopied entrance. 
AND
Looking Ahead Bereaved Parents Support Group    
Beaumont Health System
3711 W. Thirteen Mile
Royal Oak , MI 
Phone:  248-898-7595
Website:  www.classes.beaumont.edu
For parents who lost an infant during pregnancy or a newborn. Park in South Deck (green).
Enter at main entrance and follow signs to private dining room on the first floor.


Temple Israel Robert Sosnick Family Life Center      
5725 Walnut Lake Road
West Bloomfield, MI
Phone:  248-661-5700
Email:  elaine@temple-israel.org
Website:  www.temple-israel.org
The Bereavement Support group's mission is to provide the required environment
which enables those who are dealing with the loss of a loved one to accept the death
by fully experiencing their grief. Sharing one's grief within a group setting enables
grievers to recognize the commonality of their experiences while also, defining the
uniqueness of their grief.


Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group       
Henry Ford Self-Health Center
39630 Fourteen Mile Road
Walled Lake, MI 
Phone: 248-325-0424
Website:  www.henryford.com/ccudl
Compassionate Care and Understanding During Loss support group to provide help
for those grieving the loss of a baby through infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn
death.  Henry Ford's Department of Women's Health Services has gathered experts to
help families through this difficult time. 


Survivors of Homicide Support Group
Common Ground Sanctuary
1410 S. Telegraph
Bloomfield Hills, MI 
Phone: 248-451-2622
Website:  http://commongroundhelps.org
Free 10-session group meeting with guest speakers to provide support to those facing
the loss of a loved one.


Parenting After Infertility / A Resolve Support Group   
Botsford Hospital
Zieger Center / Classroom A/B
28050 Grand River
Farmington Hillls, MI 
Phone: 248-442-7986
A free support group to explore ways to relieve the long-lasting strain on a marriage
and other related issues. 


Adult Bereavement Support               
Bingham Office Park
30300 Telegraph  Suite 125
Bingham Farms, MI
Phone: 248-355-9936
For individuals who have lost a parent.  Registration required.  Donations appreciated. 


In-House Hospice & Palliative Care    
30400 Telegraph Road  #334
Bingham Farms, MI  48025
Phone: 800-311-5365
Email: info@in-househospice.com
Website:  www.in-househospice.com
Has five Metro Detroit locations and offers grief support groups. 
No cost for the services it offers. 


Life After Loss:  A Journey Through Grief     
First United Methodist Church  of Birmingham              
1589 W. Maple
Birmingham, MI 
Phone: 248-646-6407
Email: brichards@fumcbirmingham.org
Website:
A six-session class for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one. 
$15 for materials and registration is required. 


Adult Bereavement Support Group              
Congregation Shaarey Zedek
27375 Bell
Southfield, MI 
Phone: 248-355-9936
For people who have lost a spouse or partner.  Free but donations are appreciated. 
Registration is required. 


South Oakland Shelter
431 N. Main Street
Royal Oak MI  48067
Phone: 248-546-6566
Email: contact@oaklandshelter.org
Website: www.southoaklandshelter.org


The Residence of Arbor Hospice      
2366 Oak Valley Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
Phone: 734-662-5999
AND
Downriver
21647 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  734-692-5999
AND
Western Wayne
40500 Ann Arbor Road E.  Suite 102
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone: 734-656-0031
AND
Monroe
1114 W. Front Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-656-0031
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
Offers grief support services and community education programs. 
Serves Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland, Jackson, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.



WASHTENAW COUNTY

JFS / Jewish Bereavement Group                 
2245 S. State St., Ste 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: 734-769-0209
Email: info@jfsannarbor.org
Email:  sheeree@jfsannarbor.org   (for bereavement group)
Website:  www.jfsannarbor.org
On April 29th, 2014, Rabbi Sara Adler and Barbra Mazie, LMSW will facilitate the first of six sessions
of the JFS Jewish Bereavement Group.The group will provide support for those experiencing grief
and loss of a loved one, within a context that recognizes the specific needs related to Jewish customs,
beliefs and practices. People from all branches of Judaism, affiliated or not, are welcome. Adults, ages
18 and over may attend. All services are confidential. JFS' counseling services are accredited by CARF International.


Ele's Place                               
1582 Eisenhower Place
Ann Arbor, MI  48108
Phone:  734-929-6640
Email: annarborinfo@elesplace.org
Website:  www.elesplace.org
Ele’s Place is a nonprofit, community-based organization dedicated to creating awareness
of and support for grieving children and their families. Through peer support group programs,
Ele’s Place helps children to cope with the death or life-threatening illness of a parent, sibling
or other close family member or friend.  Other offices are  located in Grand Rapids &  Lansing, MI.


Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County
Joseph's Family Grief Support Group
Phone:  734-971-9781  ext. 352
Grief recovery for Catholics
ALSO
Rainbows Grief Support Group
Phone:  734-971-9781  ext. 352
Grief recovery for Catholic Kids


Lamaze Association of Ann Arbor, Inc.
2500 Packard Rd. #101
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
Phone: 734-973-1014
Email: info@lamazefamilycenter.org
Website: www.lamazeaa.org
Offers a free support group for families who have experienced a miscarriage or newborn loss.


Art from the HeART
Arbor Hospice
2366 Oak Valley Drive
Ann Arbor, MI
Phone: 734-794-5165   OR   734-794-5177
Email: info@arborhospice.org
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
A support group run by an art therapist for children in kindergarten through the eighth
grade who are grieving the loss of an important person in their lives.


The Residence of Arbor Hospice      
2366 Oak Valley Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI  48103
Phone: 734-662-5999
AND
Downriver
21647 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI  48183
Phone:  734-692-5999
AND
Western Wayne
40500 Ann Arbor Road E.  Suite 102
Plymouth, MI  48170
Phone: 734-656-0031
AND
Monroe
1114 W. Front Street
Monroe, MI  48161
Phone: 734-656-0031
Website:  www.arborhospice.org
Offers grief support services and community education programs. 
Serves Washtenaw, Wayne, Oakland, Jackson, Lenawee and Monroe Counties.















































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