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Widows and widowers

  • Metro-wide

    The Grief Project

    This group offers retreats and other programs for newly widowed men and women.
    Contact: 651-298-1343 or go to  The Grief Project website

    Hopkins

    Young Widowed Grief Support Group

    Park Nicollet sponsors an ongoing grief support group for newly widowed adults ages 20 to 55.
    When: Second Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call to confirm.
    Where: Park Nicollet Methodist Hospice, 700 5th Street So, Hopkins, MN 55343 (Westside Business Park: enter on north side of building)
    Cost: Free
    Contact: 952-993-0594

    New Ulm

    Spouse Support Group

    For those who have lost a spouse or significant other.
    When:
     First and third Tuesday of each month at 9:30 a.m., Lunch on second Thursday of each month at 11 a.m.
    Where: New Ulm Medical Center – Hospital Board Room, 1324 Fifth Street North, New Ulm, MN 56073
    Cost: Free
    Contact: Erika Sletten, 507-217-5006, erika.sletten@allina.com

    St. Paul

    Spouse/Partner Loss Grief Support Group

    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, Sept. 4 – Oct. 9, 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: 651-789-5032 

    Stillwater

    Spouse Loss Support and Education Group

    Facilitated by Lakeview Hospice Bereavement Coordinator Leigh Hartenberg and Volunteer Laurie Sherburne
    When: Wednesday, once a month 4:30–6 p.m. (sessions vary between second and third week of the month due to scheduling)
    Where: Hardenberg Room, Lakeview Hospital, Stillwater
    Cost: Free, but advance registration required
    Contact: Call 651-430-5814.