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
A drop-in support group for men who've lost someone due to death, in a supportive group environment, facilitated by Allina Health Hospice grief counselor When: First Saturday of every month; 10 a.m.–noon Where: Allina Health Home Care Services, 1055 Westgate Dr, Suite 100, St. Paul, MN 55114 Cost: No cost, no RSVP neededContact: Allina Grief Resources at 651-628-1752 or AHCSGriefResources@Allina.com
The Capitol City Grief Coalition sponsors various education and support groups.
When: Thursday evenings from 5:30–7 p.m.
Where: Location rotates.
Cost: Free (Donations gratefully accepted.)
Contact: Call Lois Knutson at 651-227-4430.
The Center for Grief offers therapy groups designed to provide a safe and supportive setting for people to share their loss journey with others. These groups are facilitated by professional grief therapists and provide an opportunity for participants to explore the impact that the loss has had and continues to have on their lives. Groups available include such topics as these:
When: Call for availability.
Where: Center for Grief, 1122 Grand Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105
Cost: $75 per session. Insurance accepted and sliding fee scale available.
Contact: Call 651-641-0177. Website:
Minneapolis campus: 2525 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
St. Paul campus: 345 N Smith, St. Paul, MN 55102
The Children's Bereavement Coordinator can assist in finding community bereavement resources. Please call for current programming.
Bereavement Phone Line: 612-813-7216
This group is for parents whose infants have died unexpectedly. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday evenings from 6:30–8 p.m. at Children's Hospital, 2525 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404. Contact 612-813-6285 or
kathleen.fernbach@childrensMN.org. Please call ahead.
For parents who have experienced a perinatal loss. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month on the St. Paul campus. Registration is required; however, there is no fee. Contact 651-241-6206 for more information.
No HealthEast groups at this time.
No HealthPartners groups at this time.
After the death of our loved one all is not lost; memories exist. What can we do to preserve the memories that bring us comfort? What can we do with those memories that are troublesome? This workshop will explore both aspects. Our time together will include practical suggestions as well as time for participants to share creative ideas.When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018; 9-11 a.m.Where: Our Lady of Peace Home, 2076 St. Anthony Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104Contact: Debbie Swanson at 651-789-5032 or email@example.com
When: Wednesdays, Jan. 3, 17, Feb. 7, 21, March 7, 21, April 4, 18, 2018; 6–7:30 p.m. Where: Our Lady of Peace Home & Hospice, 2076 St. Anthony Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104 Cost: Free but registration is appreciated Contact: Debbie Swanson at 651-789-5032 or firstname.lastname@example.org
can choose our friends but we cannot choose our family. This
presentation will address the complexities of the family system and
healthy ways we can deal with the loss of a family member. We will also
explore how to deal with challenging family dynamics.When: Wednesday, May 16, 2018; 7-8:30 p.m. OR Saturday, May 19, 2018; 9-10:30 a.m.Where: Our Lady of Peace Home, 2076 St. Anthony Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104Contact: Debbie Swanson at 651-789-5032 or email@example.com
This six-week support group is an opportunity to share your experience of grief and loss and receive support in a safe and confidential setting with a trained facilitator. When: Tuesdays, March 6 – April 10, 2018; 2–3:30 p.m. Where: Our Lady of Peace Home & Hospice, 2076 St. Anthony Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104 Cost: Free but registration is required Contact: Debbie Swanson at 651-789-5032 or firstname.lastname@example.org
When: Mondays, 6:30–8 p.m.
Where: St. Paul Police Headquarters 367 Grove Street
Cost: Free, but pre-registration is needed
Contact: Register by calling Leigh Block at 651-266-5674.