Local Grief Support Groups


Supporting Partners in Grief (spousal loss)
Covenant HealthCare, 5400 Mackinaw-- 3rd Floor
Meets Every Thursday at 10:30 am-11:40 am (3rd floor)
MUST REGISTER: Gerry Bishop 583-5267

Comfort Corners - Monthly Child/Youth/Parent Bereavement
1st United Methodist Church, 4270 Gratiot Rd (Saginaw Twp)
Every 4th Wednesday: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm (use rear entrance)
CALL:  Sue Gentle or Pam Christe 667-3440 / 800-275-4517

2 Monthly Grief Events - Covenant VNA Hospice
Ordinary Evenings (Practical Topics): 2nd Wed's: 6:30 pm
Breakfast at Cartwright: 3rd Wednesdays: 10:00 am
Cartwright Center: 3443 Hospital Rd, Saginaw Twp
CONTACT: 799-6020 then ask for a Social Worker

Survivors of Suicide Support Group
is located at Child & Family Services, 2806 Davenport, Saginaw, MI
Meets 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
Contact: Barb Smith (989) 781-5260
She founded this program 25 years ago and has quite an impressive background. There is no charge for the program. Call first. Highly recommend.

Grief Recovery (6 session grief series)
Diocese of Saginaw (Offered by regions: parish clusters)
CONTACT: Maryann 797-6660

Grief Support Group
Southern Care Hospice, 6272 State Street
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month 3:00 pm & 6:30 pm
CONTACT: Teresa 790-7533

Healing Together-Grief Series
401 Center Ave. Suite 103
Bay City, MI
1st and 3rd Thursday's monthly, 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Contact: Sue Rapin: (989) 893-0500

Southern Care Hospice Grief Support Group
Meets second Wednesday of every month,
call Gwen to register (989) 790-7533

Hopevale Church has grief classes that run on 13 week cycles.
For information and sign up you can
call 989-793-3122 ext 35 or go to


Grief Support Group
Lutheran Homecare (Hospice of Hope), 100 Mayer Rd
2 groups meet on 3rd Thursdays: 1-2:30 pm or 7-8:30pm
CONTACT: Jane Olivier 652-4663

Grief Support Six-week series -- twice a year
St. Lorenz Lutheran Church, 140 Churchgrove
CONTACT: Pastor Dale Ahlschwede 652-6141