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 New York City area. EVERMORE does not endorse any of the following providers.
A Caring Hand offers support for grieving teens, children, and caregivers. A Caring Hand provides individual and group support for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one.
Location: 305 7th Ave. New York, NY; 16th Floor
Phone Number: 212-229-2273
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention offers support for survivors of suicide and those who have lost a loved one to suicide
Location: 120 Wall St. New York, NY; 29th Floor
Phone Number: 888-333-2377
Bereavement Center of Westchester provides counseling and support group services for bereaved families.
Location: 670 White Plains Rd. Scarsdale, NY
Phone Number: 914-787-6158
Bereaved Parents of the USA is a support group for parents and families who have experienced the death of a child. Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie @ 10 Children’s Way Poughkeepsie, NY
Phone Number: 845-462-2825
Cancer Care provides over 50 support groups for those who have lost loved ones to cancer.
Location: 275 Seventh Ave. New York, NY
Phone Number: 800-813-4673
Calvary Hospital provides bereavement support to adults, children, and teens who have lost loved ones. They offer support groups that are free and open to the public. Follow the link to learn about their various locations.
Phone Number: 718-518-2173
Center for H.O.P.E. at North Shore LIJ Cohen Children’s Medical Center offers bereavement counseling and support groups for those who have experienced the loss of a child or sibling. The center offers a group for those who have experienced the death of a child and a group for parents who have experienced perinatal losses. They also offer a group for children who have experienced the death of a parent or sibling. Follow the link to learn about their various locations throughout the New York area.
Phone Number: 516-216-5194
Center for Loss and Renewal offers bereavement groups, individual counseling and grief workshops to support individuals and families who are grieving the loss of a loved one.
Location: 168 West 86th St. New York, NY
Phone Number: 212-874-4711
Chai Lifeline offers a bereavement program which provides annual weekend retreats and counseling services to help families cope with the grief of losing a child.
Location: 151 West 30th St. New York, NY
Phone Number: 1-855-327-4747
Compassionate Friends meets at 7:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month and provides support for bereaved parents, grandparents, and siblings following the death of a child.
Location: Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, W.55th and 5th Ave. New York, NY; Enter at 7 West 55th St. New York, NY
Phone Number: 212-217-9647
COPE Foundation is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to helping parents and families living with the loss of a child. COPE offers support groups for both parents and siblings as well as monthly workshops.
Location: PO Box 1251 Melville, NY
Phone Number: 516-832-2673
Family Life and Respect Life Office has a Pastoral Bereavement Program which provides support groups in all counties throughout the archdiocese of New York. Follow the link to learn to learn more about their various locations for support groups.
Location: support group locations vary
Phone Number: 646-794-3185
Gilda's Club NYC provides education, support and empowerment to those impacted by cancer and their families.
Location: 195 West Houston St. New York, NY
Phone Number: 212-647-9700
GriefShare offers many bereavement support groups throughout the New York City 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
Koby Mandell Foundation provides therapeutic healing programs for those who have lost a mother, father, sister, brother, or child to terrorism. Programs offered by the foundation include overnight camps and retreats.
Location: 366 Pearsall Ave. Suite 1 Cedarhurst, NY
Phone Number: 301-576-6235
Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital offers counseling for individuals, families and groups and also offers support groups for those who have lost a loved one to cancer. They also offer a bereavement program, Towards Tomorrow, which is specially designed to help parents who have experienced the death of a child.
Location: 1275 York Ave. New York, NY
Phone Number: 212-639-6850
New York Presbyterian Hospital offers a childhood bereavement program that provides individual and group counseling for children, adolescents and their families.
Location: 525 East 68th St. New York City, NY
Phone Number: 212-746-5454 (verify before listing)
Parents of Murdered Children, Inc. provides support groups for friends and families who have lost a loved one to homicide.
- The Queens Chapter meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month
Location: 120-55 Queens Blvd. Room 213 Kew Gardens, NY
Phone Number: 718-528-1788
- The North Bronx Chapter meets on the 3rd Saturday of each month
Location: 1740 Eastchester Rd. Bronx, New York, NY
Phone Number: 718-860-6795
Pregnancy Loss Support Program offers peer-to-peer phone counseling and support groups for parents who have experienced a miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death This program is open to all regardless of race, religion, or sexual orientation.
Location: 241 West 72nd St. New York, NY 10023
Phone Number: 646.884.9464