Grief does not discriminate based on geography. Fortunately, cities across the country are increasingly offering services to help families cope with loss and find a reason to believe again. We are pleased to offer a list of resources to assist bereaved families in the Columbus area. EVERMORE does not endorse any of the following providers.
"At a Loss" Group is a free support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child. They also offer private counseling that can be billed to Medicaid, private insurance, or paid for on a sliding scale.
Location: Syntero Dublin Counseling Center @ 299 Cramer Creek Ct. Dublin, OH
Phone Number: 614-889-5722
Adult Hope and Healing Grief Support Group is a general, weekly grief group for those who are coping with the loss of a loved one. Teenagers and adults meet at the same times but in different rooms.
Location: Cornerstone of Hope @ 1550 Old Henderson Rd. Suite E-262 Columbus, OH
Phone Number: 614-824-4285
Bagel Bunch is a support group that gives grieving individuals tools on how to express their emotions, handle the stages of loss and continue to take care of themselves.
Location: Wexner Heritage Village, Creekside at the Village @ 2200 Welcome Pl. Columbus, OH
Phone Number: 614-559-0350
GriefShare offers many bereavement support groups throughout the Columbus area, however, these support groups change often. Please follow the link to their website for more information about their various support groups.
Phone Number: 800-395-5755
Parents of Murdered Children, Inc. has a central Ohio chapter that offers a support group for anyone who has suffered the murder of a loved one.
Location: PO Box 23936 Columbus, OH
Men and Grief is a group that meets twice a month and helps men explore ways that they can cope with their grief. Individuals must call and preregister.
Location: OhioHealth Hospice Kobacker House @ 800 McConnell Dr. Columbus, OH
Phone Number: 614-533-6060
Mount Carmel St Ann’s Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group is a group that provides comfort and education to anyone who has experienced pregnancy loss through miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death.
Location: 1144 Dublin Rd. Columbus, OH
Phone Number: 614-898-4024
Nationwide Children’s Hospital-Seasons for Caring offers a support group that is open to all parents who have experienced the death of a child.
Location: Center for Family and Child Advocacy @ 655 E Living Ave. Columbus, OH
Phone Number: Susan Kyser @ 614-722-5250
Ohio Health Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Kobacker House @ 3595 Olentangy River Rd. Columbus, OH
Phone Number: 614-566-4509
Survivors of Suicide offers a support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Contact Joy Beachum for information about the meeting's location.
Phone Number: Joy Beachum @ 704-438-6768
The Compassionate Friends of Central Ohio is a support group for parents and families who have experienced the death of a child. Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Location: ASCENSION LUTHERAN CHURCH @ 1479 Morse Rd. Columbus, Ohio
Phone Number: 614-882-8986