Peer Support Groups

Spouse Loss Groups

Starting Again

An ongoing support group for widows & widowers who are facing the empty nest. Many are still working or recently retired.  The group divides into three groups each night - Early Grief, Transition and Moving Forward.

Meeting Times:

1st and 3rd Thursday from 7 - 8:30pm Group Meetings

Meeting Location:

Ward Evangelical Presbyterian Church
40000 Six Mile Road, Northville, MI 48168
Studio 02 Room 515. Park in Lot 4.
Enter door #4 and turn right at hallway and right again at first door.

Sojourners - People on a Journey Through Life's Seasons

A support group for widowed men and women who are beyond the very early stages of grief. This group is for people who have dealt with the overwhelming feelings that accompany loss and have accepted that their life has drastically changed but is not over. One of the goals of this group is to learn about adjusting to a new way of life.  Attending a grief workshop such as "From Grief to New Hope" is recommended before participating in the Sojourners group.

Meeting Times:

1st Friday - 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Meeting Location:

Kirk in the Hills Church, Room 27
1340 W. Long Lake Rd.
Bloomfield Hills 48302
(Co-sponsored by: Kirk in the Hills Church & New Hope Center for Grief Support)


For semi-retired or retired widows and widowers.  They meet in Room A101/A103 at Ward Evangelical Presbyterian Church

Meeting Times:

On the 2nd Wednesday afternoon from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Meeting Location:

Ward Evangelical Presbyterian Church
40000 Six Mile Road, Northville, MI 48168
Room A101/A103



This is the men's support group for all men that have lost their spouse whether it has been years or recently.

WHEN:     2nd Tuesday of each month  7:00
WHERE:   New Hope Center Conference Room
                 145 N. Center St., Suite E, Northville 48167
(located in the Stamp Peddler building)


Loss of Child

Small groups for parents who have lost a child are offered at some of our From Grief to New Hope workshops.  New Hope also offers monthly support groups at the following times and places:

Meeting Times:

1st & 3rd Tuesday - 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Meeting Location:

Livingston County Parents of Hope
Cornerstone Presbyterian Church
9455 Hilton Rd., Brighton 48118

For information call: Elly Cairns 517-672-6003


Loss Due to Suicide

Group meets every Wednesday of each month.

4 - 5:00 p.m.  Call 248-348-0115 for information

PCS Counseling, 141 N. Center St. Northville, MI 48167








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