Illinois Support Groups

Arlington Heights
Pieta: Support Group for Mothers who have Lost a Son or Daughter

3rd Tuesday of the month
St. Edna Catholic Church
2525 N. Arlington Hts. Rd.
847.398.3362, ext. 318

Northwest Suburban Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group
2nd Monday of the month, 7pm
Northwest Community Hospital
800 West Central Rd.
847.618.5220

Willow House — Support for Parents & Siblings
Registration required, call for dates and times
847.236.9300

Aurora
The Compassionate Friends — Fox Valley Chapter
2nd Friday of the month, 7:30pm
Provena Mercy Center, 1325 N. Highland Ave.
630.553.2132

Barrington
Resolve Through Sharing (RTS): Perinatal Support Group
1st Monday of the month, 7pm
Good Shepherd Hospital, 450 W. Highway 22
847.381.9600

Chicago
The Blossom Method
Pregnancy Loss Support Group
Medical Termination Support Group
Call or check website for further information.
233 E. Erie, Suite 306
312.854.0061

The Compassionate Friends — Chicago Chapter
3rd Sunday of the month, 2pm
St. Edward Church, 4350 W. Sunnyside
773.384.5744

Heartlight Program — Lurie’s Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Parent Group, Children’s Group, Spanish Speaking Group, Grandparents Support
Call or check website for further information.
773.975.8829

Pregnancy and Parenting After Loss Group
First Saturday of every month, 12 noon
Bucktown-Wicker Park Library
1701 N Milwaukee Ave.
taylor.clearfield@gmail.com

Perinatal Bereavement Support Group
Call for meeting times and dates.
Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center
1653 W. Congress Parkway
312.942.2298

TLC Group: Together in the Loss of a Child
1st Thursday of the month, 7pm
Northwestern Memorial Hospital,
Feinberg Pavilion, Room 2-715
877.926.4644

We Will Carry On
2nd Sunday of the month, 10am
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
312.472.3785

Downers Grove
SHARE Perinatal Support Group
2nd Thursday of the month, 7:30pm
Good Samaritan Hospital — Oak Room
630.275.1520

Elgin
The Compassionate Friends — Elgin Chapter
1st Monday of the month, 7pm
Highland Avenue Church of the Brethen
708 W. Highland Ave.
847.289.426

Evergreen Park
The Heart Connection
9 week program for children ages 5-17
Call for the next start date and reservations
708.229.5484

The Compassionate Friends — South Suburban Chapter
3rd Sunday of the month, 3pm
Little Company of Mary Hospital
2800 W. 95th St.
708.748.6840

Geneva
Footprints: Support for Perinatal Loss
6 week closed session group, call for information.
Fox Valley Hospice, 200 Whitfield Dr.
630.232.2233

Highland Park
Perinatal Family Support Center
Highland Park Hospital
777 Park Ave. West
847.480.3948

Hinsdale
Still Missed: Resolve Through Sharing
2nd Monday of the month, 7:30pm
Hinsdale Family Medical Building
135 N. Oak St.
630.856.4497

Inverness
Grief & Loss Group
Tuesday mornings, 10-11am (Oct. 13-Nov. 17)
PHD Agency
1610 Colonial Parkway
847.359.4919

Grieving Parents
3rd Wednesday of the month
Holy Family Parish
2515 Palatine Rd.
847.359.0042

Joliet
Perinatal Bereavement Group
2nd Monday of the month, 7pm
Provena St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
333 N. Madison Ave.
815.725.7133, ext. 3474

Lake Forest
Resolve Through Sharing
3rd Tuesday of the month, 7pm
Lake Forest Hospital
660 N. Westmoreland Rd.
847.535.6336

Lake Zurich
Forever in Our Hearts
3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:30pm
St. Frances DeSales Church
11 S. Buesching Rd.
847.726.4783

Lake Villa/Waukegan
The Compassionate Friends — Northern Lake County Chapter
3rd Thursday of the month, 7:30pm
Milburn Congregation United Church of Christ
19073 W. Grass Lake Rd., Lindenhurst
847.249.4776

Libertyville
Willow House — Support Group for Parents & Siblings
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
29700 N. St. Mary’s Rd.
Bereaved families meetings determined on a monthly basis
847.236.9300

McHenry
The Compassionate Friends — McHenry County Chapter
1st Monday of the month, 7:30pm
Shepard of the Hills Lutheran Church
404 N. Green St.
815.568.6652

Maywood
HUG: Honoring Unspoken Grief
6 consecutive weeks, call for information
888.584.7888

Mt. Prospect
The Compassionate Friends — Northwestern Suburban Chapter
3rd Friday of the month, 8pm
St. Cecelia’s Church, 700 S. Meier Rd.

MISS Foundation Perinatal and Infant Loss Support Group
2nd Tuesday of the month, 7pm
St Raymond’s
301 S I Oka Ave.
847-217-1548

Morris
Empty Arms Support Group
1st Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm
Morris Hospital
815.942.7301, ext. 7301

Naperville
SHARE Support Group
4th Tuesday of the month, 7:15pm
Edwards Hospital, Edwards Education Center
630.527.3263

Niles
Butterfly Support Group for Bereaved Parents
2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:30pm
St. John Brebuef Church, Rectory Conference Room 8307
847.965.2771 or 773.631.6024

Oak Lawn
Caring Connection Perinatal Loss Support Group
3rd Monday of the month, 7:30pm
Advocate Christ Medical Center
Auditorium & Conference Center Room 0614
708.684.1146

Orland Park
Coffee & Comfort:
Support Group for Loss of a Child at Any Age
4th Wednesday of the month, 1pm
Orland Park Christian Reformed Church
7500 W. Sycamore Dr.
708.532.4900

Richton Park
The Compassionate Friends — Rich Township Chapter
2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:30pm
Rich Township Youth Building
22103 Governors Highway

Schaumburg
MEND (Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death)
1st Tuesday of the month, 7pm
St. Peter Lutheran Church
202 E. Schaumburg Rd.
Email

Pregnancy & Infant Loss NW Suburban Support Group
2nd Monday of the month, 7pm
Co-Sponsored by Alexian Health Care System &
Northwest Community Hospital
25 E. Schaumburg Rd., Ste. 102
847.981.3676

South Barrington
Willow Creek Grief Support Groups
Support groups for parents and children
Willow Creek Community Church
67 E. Algonquin Rd.
847.765.5000

Villa Park
The Compassionate Friends — West Central Chapter
2nd Monday of the month, 7:30pm
St. Alexander Parish Center, 300 S. Cornell
630.834.4829

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