Grief Support Group Directory

This directory lists a variety of grief support groups in Massachusetts. It includes groups exclusively for people bereaved by a death from substance use, which are indicated by a purple heart icon. Most of the groups are facilitated by peer helpers (bereaved people who help others).

Due to COVID-19 most groups are currently not holding a physical meeting. Please Search below for groups offering virtual meetings.

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dedicated grief support group
Participants:
  • Parents
  • People Who Had an Adult Child Die
Contact:Gail Langley
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Alternate Contact:Robyn Stokowski
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(774) 276-7704
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Meeting Information:Mondays 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Address:9 Spring St.
Whitinsville, Massachusetts 01588
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:Mondays 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Affiliation:NOWA (No One Walks Alone)
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Laurie Loisel
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Address:Northampton Recovery Center
Northampton, Massachusetts
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:Monthly, 2nd Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
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  • Grief After Suicide
  • Adults Only
Contact:Karen Ellery-Jones
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Alternate Contact:Greg Giardi
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(508) 548-7999
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Meeting Information:Tuesdays/6:30-8
Address:P.O. Box 65
Falmouth, Massachusetts 02541
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Affiliation:Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:1st Wed. of month; 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Address:1 JFK Memorial Drive
Braintree, Massachusetts 02184
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:1st Wed. of month; 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
Affiliation:The Sun Will Rise
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Kerry J. Bickford
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Meeting Information:2nd Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:00 pm – Dinner included
Address:825 Falmouth Rd
Hyannis, Massachusetts 02601
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:Monthly, 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
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dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:Second Thursday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Address:241 Broad Street
Weymouth, Massachusetts 02188
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:Second Thursday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
Affiliation:The Sun Will Rise
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:Third Wednesday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Address:116 South Street
Foxboro, Massachusetts 02035
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Affiliation:The Sun Will Rise
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:3rd Tuesday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Address:85 Quincy Ave
Quincy, Massachusetts 02169
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:3rd Tuesday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM. (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
Affiliation:The Sun Will Rise
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:Second Wednesday of the month : 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Address:235 N Pearl Street
Brockton, Massachusetts 02301
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Affiliation:The Sun Will Rise
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  • Adults Only
Contact:Robyn Houston-Bean
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Meeting Information:Last Thursday of the month: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Address:494 Church Street
Raynham, Massachusetts 02767
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Virtual Meeting Date/Time:Last Thursday of the month: 7:00 – 8:30 PM. (Please contact facilitators for details about accessing the meeting.)
Affiliation:The Sun will Rise
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  • Adults Only
  • Spouses / Significant Others
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Debbie Bastoni
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(508) 746-0215
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Adults Only
  • Spouses / Significant Others
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Debbie Bastoni
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Spouses / Significant Others
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Debbie Bastoni
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Adults Only
  • Spouses / Significant Others
  • LGBTQ Only
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Dads Only
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Adults Only
  • Siblings
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Debbie Bastoni
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(508) 746-0215
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Parents
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Grief After Suicide
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Adults Only
  • Parents
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Parents
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Adults Only
  • Parents
  • People Who Had a Young Child Die
Contact:Denise Brack
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Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Grief After any Death
  • Adults Only
Contact:Patty Inwood
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Alternate Contact:Kathy Sloan
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Meeting Information:6:30pm on the third Thursday of the month
Address:1085 Main Street
Holden, Massachusetts 01520
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Affiliation:Hope Lives Here
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  • Adults Only
  • Parents
Contact:Patty Inwood
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Alternate Contact:Kathy Sloan
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Meeting Information:6:30pm on the third Thursday of the month.
Address:1085 Main Street
Holden, Massachusetts 01520
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Affiliation:Hope Lives Here
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  • Grief After Suicide
Contact:Patty Inwood
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Alternate Contact:Kathy Sloan
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Meeting Information:6:30pm the 2nd Tuesday of the month
Address:1085 Main Street
Holden, Massachusetts 01520
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Affiliation:Hope Lives Here
dedicated grief support group
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  • Adults Only
  • Parents
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Meaghan Hayes
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(781) 585-4221
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Meeting Information:Mondays ;(see website for dates) 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Address:4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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  • Grief After Suicide
  • Adults Only
Contact:Denise Brack
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Alternate Contact:Meaghan Hayes
Alternative Contact’s Phone:(781) 585-4221
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Meeting Information:Every other Monday evening; call for details
Address:HOPE Floats
4 Elm Street
Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
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Affiliation:HOPE Floats
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