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Related services: Suicide and homicide loss

These services in Minnesota help people affected by the suicide or murder of someone they love or care about.

Throughout Minnesota

Parents of Murdered Children, Inc., Minnesota Hope Chapter

This chapter's many services for families of homicide victims include monthly meetings, a telephone support network, information about the grief process, a speakers' bureau and accompaniment to court proceedings.
Where: Parents of Murdered Children, Inc., Minnesota Hope Chapter, P.O. Box 516, Circle Pines, MN 55014
Contact: Call 651-484-0336. E-mail

SAVE – Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

If you've recently experienced a loss, you may have a specially trained volunteer call you for comfort and to help you find support and education services.
Where: SAVE, 9001 East Bloomington Freeway, Suite 150, Bloomington, MN 55420
Contact: Call 952-946-7998.

Coon Rapids

Support group

A support group for people affected by the suicide of a loved one meets on Mondays, 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: Mercy Hospital Maps, 4050 Coon Rapids Blvd., Coon Rapids, MN 55433
Contact: Call Jackie Sandusky at: 763-442-3020. This is Jackie's cell phone number.


Grief Support Center

The Grief Support Center of St. Mary’s/Duluth Clinic offers education and support to family members left behind after someone has committed suicide.
Where: St. Mary’s/Duluth Clinic, Grief Support Center, 407 East Third Street, Duluth, MN 55805
Contact: Call 218-786-4402.


Survivors group

SAVE - Suicide Awareness Voices of Education sponsors a support group for those affected by the suicide of someone they love. It meets on the second and fourth Thursday of the month.
Where: Call to confirm location in Minneapolis.
Contact: SAVE, at 952-946-7998.

Victim Services Division

The Hennepin County Attorney's Office can help victims of violent crime through the court system.
Where: Hennepin County Attorney, C-2000 Government Center, Minneapolis, MN 55487
Contact: Call Adult Victim Services at 612-348-4003 or 612-348-5875 (TDD for the hearing impaired). Call Juvenile Victim Services at 612-348-7916. E-mail

New Prague

Survivors of Suicide Group

SAVE - Suicide Awareness Voices of Education sponsors a support group for those affected by the suicide of someone they love.
When: 4th Tuesday of each month, 7-8:30.
Where: Mayo Clinic Health Systems Hospital; 301 Second Street NE, New Prague, MN.
Contact: For further information and to confirm please call Sally Schmid at 952-758-3225.

Saint Paul

Center for Grief

The Center’s many programs include therapy groups for those left behind after a suicide or homicide.
Where: The Center for Grief, 1133 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Contact: Call 651-641-0177. E-mail Visit

Survivor Resources

Loss Specific Groups for Homicide, Suicide, Accident for Adults, Teens & Children
When: Mondays, 6:30pm - 8:00pm.
Where: St. Paul Police Headquarters 367 Grove Street
Cost: Free, but pre-registration is needed.
Contact: Resgister by calling Margaret McAbee at 651-266-5674

SOS Survivors of Suicide

This group is designed for individuals and families who have experienced the death of a loved one through suicide.
Where: Bradshaw-4600 Greenhaven Drive, White Bear Lake
When:1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM
Contact: Carol at 651-222-8597

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