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Bereavement Support Services
Support Groups

SUPPORT GROUPS

Sponsored by Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo

Bereaved Parents of the USA
For loss of children
2nd Friday of each month, 7:30-9:30 pm
Contact: Tony and Bernie Misita, (716) 675-3844
No charge

Adult Sibling Support Group
For young adults (18 and over) who have lost a sibling
4th Monday of each month, 6:30-8:00 pm
Contact: Shauna Nealon, (716) 984-5867
No charge

Compassionate Friends
For children
1st Friday of every month, 7:30 pm
Contact: Andy Thomasula, (716) 908-3538
No charge

The Frat (Fathers Rallying Against Tragedy)
For men who have lost a child at any age
3rd Tuesday of each month, 7:00-8:30 pm
Contact: Joe, (716) 213-3277 or jdjquin5@verizon.net
No charge

Grief and Loss Ministry
For any loss; loved ones, loss of marriage through death, separation, divorce, etc.
1st Wednesday of each month, 7:00-8:30 pm
St. Gregory the Great Parish (gathering room)
Contact: (716) 688-5678

Niagara Grief Center
For adults coping with loss
36 Pine Street, Lockport 14094
Contact: (716) 433-3780, www.niagaragriefcenter.org

CMH Counseling (Church Mission of Help)
153 West Utica, Buffalo
Contact: (716) 884-7569

Caring Arms  - Peri-Natal Bereavement
2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:00-9:00 pm
St. Gregory's Ministry Center

Helpers Along the Way
For adult support
3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:00-9:00 pm
Meet in Hospital lobby at 7:00 pm

Bereaved Grandparents Group
For grandparents after perinatal loss
Contact: Fran Kane, (716) 862-1678

Footprints on the Heart
For stillbirth and early infant death
4th Wednesday of the month, 4:30 pm
Piver Center, Sister's Hospital Seton Building
Contact: Fran Kane, (716) 862-1678

Heart to Heart
For early loss, miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy
1st Thursday of the month, 5:30 pm
Piver Center, Sister's Hospital Seton Building
Contact: Fran Kane, (716) 862-1678

Hopeful Hearts, Subsequent Pregnancy
For pregnancy following loss
2nd Thursday of the month, 5:30 pm
Piver Center, Sisters Hospital Seton Building
Contact: Fran Kane, (716) 862-1678

Parent Telephone Support Team
Contact: Christine Scott, (716) 626-6363

SIDS Family Support
60 Dingens, Buffalo
Contact: Jan Walkden, (716) 822-0919

Tiniest Angels, Parent Bereavement Support
For miscarriage, early infant death
3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:00 pm
5780 Main Street, Williamsville
Contact: Christine Scott, (716) 626-6363

Town of Amherst Senior Services
For adults
370 John James Audubon Pkwy
Contact: (716) 636-3050

Widows Group YWCA of the Tonawandas
49 Tremont St., North Tonawanda 14120
Contact: (716) 692-5580