Grief support for parents, grandparents, or siblings (over 12) who have experienced the death of a child.
Contact: For information regarding dates, times, and locations, please visit their website at
Educational series for grieving adults. Each session begins with a speaker, followed by small group discussions. Each session is complete in itself. You're welcome to attend one or all. The Interdenominational South Suburban Grief Support Coalition is made up of churches in Lakeville, West St. Paul, Eagan, Savage, Rosemount, Prior Lake, Mendota, Burnsville and Apple Valley.
When: Call for dates.
Where: Call for location.
Cost: Freewill offering (proceeds to support the Growing Through Loss ministry)
Contact: 651-452-8261. Email:
Youth Grief Services offers a support series for kids ages 4 to 18 who have had a loved-one die.
When: Twice a year, 6:45–7:45 p.m.
Where: Ebenezer Ridges, 13810 Community Drive, Burnsville
Contact: Pre-registration required, call 952-892-2111.
Kok Funeral Homes and area churches sponsor educational support meetings which include speaker presentations regarding several topics related to the grief journey followed by discussion within the group. A detailed schedule is available online at
When: First and Third Mondays of the Month (Except for summer: June, July, August - Only First Monday); 6:30–8:00 p.m.
Where: South Washington County Senior Center: 8400 E. Point Douglas Rd., Cottage Grove, MN 55016
The Hastings Area Grief Support Group sponsors regular grief education and support group sessions for anyone grieving the death of a significant person. In a respectful Christian atmosphere, this coalition welcomes all people with opportunities to understand and express their own grief experience.
When: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month, 6–7:30 p.m.
Where: Tilden Community Center, 310 River St, Hastings, MN 55033
Contact: Donna Mathiowetz at 651-983-0135 or
Registration is required for this support group series sponsored by Fairview Red Wing Home Care and Hospice.
When: Twice per year in the Fall and Spring, 5:00–7:30 p.m.
Where: Fairview Red Wing Medical Center, 701 Fairview Blvd., Red Wing, MN 55066
Cost: Call to confirm.
Contact: Karen Hanson at 651-267-5386
This group is a five-week education and support program for adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one.
When: Call for dates.
Where: Woodbury Lutheran Church, 7380 Afton Road, Woodbury, MN 55125
Contact: Pastor Tim at 651-739-5144