Support for widows and widowers. This group meets the first, third and fifth Friday of every month (except holidays) from 7:30 to 9:30 pm at Northwest Community Hospital, 800 W. Central Rd., Arlington Heights. For more information, call Spiritual Care Services at 847.618.4250.
A self-help organization, which offers friendship and understanding for bereaved parents. This group meets the third Friday of the month at 8 pm at St. Cecelia's Church, located at 700 S. Meier Road in Mount Prospect. For more information, click here.
A support group assisting the survivors of suicide meets at 7 pm on the second Sunday of each month at Catholic Charities, N. W. Suburban Office, located at 1717 Rand Road in Des Plaines. For more information, call 312.655.7283.
The Northwest Suburban Pregnancy Loss Support Group meets the second Monday of the month from 7 to 8 pm in Schaumburg. For more directions or information, call Pam Ferguson, RNC, RTSC, at 847.618.8415. The Renew Through Sharing program at NCH provides support for those who are grieving the loss of their baby through ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage, stillbirth, or newborn death.
Click here to view a video filmed at a recent Renew Through Sharing Spring Tea and Butterfly Release. This is an annual event to honor mothers and fathers whose babies are remembered in their hearts, accompanied by a very special release of butterflies into the Renew Through Sharing Memorial Garden. We welcome you to join our community and attend other special events in the future.
For more information about our Renew Through Sharing program at NCH, click here
This support group provides assistance for the families of victims of murder, reckless homicide and hit and run. For more information, call the Cook County State's Attorney's Office (Third Municipal District) at 847.818.2326.