Touched by loss. Empowered through community.

Local Support

Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care (northwestern suburbs) counseling services, adult support groups and Good Mourning program for children who have lost a parent or sibling

Willow House (Arlington Heights, Libertyville, Chicago and Riverwoods) counseling services, adult support groups including survivors of suicide and programs for children who have lost a parent or sibling

Buddy's Place (Western Springs) groups for adults, children and families altogether who have lost a parent or sibling

Lauri S. Bauer Foundation (northern suburbs) counseling services provided on a sliding scale as well as Hand in Hand, a support group for young widowed people

Loyola Widows/Widowers Support Group (Maywood) support group for young widowed peopl

Willow Creek (South Barrington) grief workshops

Horizon Hospice & Palliative Care (downtown and Olympia Fields) adult support groups and programs for children who have lost a parent or sibling

Jewish Healing Network of Chicago (Highland Park) adult support groups

JourneyCare (formerly Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois) (Barrington) counseling services, adult support groups, Remember U support group and Camp Courage summer camp for children who have lost a parent or sibling

Northwestern University Hospital Hospice (Chicago) counseling services and adult support groups for up to one year after the death of a spouse

Northshore University Health System Hospice (Evanston and Skokie) counseling services and Soul Mates adult support group for spousal loss

Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice (Geneva) counseling services, Pathways and Next-Step support groups for adults who have lost a spouse and Light Finders for those who have lost someone to suicide

Cancer Wellness Center (Northbrook and Grayslake) counseling services and support groups

Gilda's Club (Chicago) support groups for those who have lost a loved one to cancer

LOSS through Catholic Charities (throughout the Chicagoland area) counseling services and support groups for adults and children who have lost someone to suicide

Widow Connection for resources on widowhood and support of international widows