American Associaton of Suicidology provides educational resources to suicide loss survivors.

Location: 5221 Wisconsin Avenue, Washington, DC 

Phone Number: 202-237-2280

Bereaved Parents of the USA Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter offers three individual support groups that provide friendship and understanding to parents, grandparents and siblings following the death of a child. Meetings for each respective group are on the third Wednesday, the second Thursday and the first Sunday of each month. 

Location: P.O. Box 625, Brooklandville, MD

Phone Number: 410-321-7053

Chesapeake Life Center provides grief counseling and educational resources  for individuals, children and families. 

Location: 6401 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 

Phone Number: 410-987-2129

GriefShare offers many bereavement support groups, however, these support groups change often. Contact them for more information.

Phone Number: 1-800-395-5755


Haven of Northern Virginia offers two grief support groups and a summer workshop. 

- Suicide Loss Support Group meets on the first and third Saturdays of each month at 11:00 a.m. No reservation is required. 

Location: 4606 Ravensworth Road, Annandale, VA 

Phone Number: 703-941-7000


- General Bereavement Support Group is for those who are grieving the loss of a family member or friend. This is a free, six-week program which begins on October 3, 2017 and meets at 7:30 p.m. 

Location: 4606 Ravensworth Road, Annandale, VA

Phone Number: 703-941-7000


Halquist Memorial In-Patient Center provides customized care to each patient and their family members to include loss counseling for bereaved families. 

Location: 4715 15th Street, Arlington, VA 

Phone Number: 703-525-7070

Hospice Caring, Inc. offers several bereavement support groups including one for loss by suicide, one for parents grieving the loss of a teenage child and one for grandparents grieving the death of a grandchild. 

Location: 518 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD

Phone Number: 301-869-HOPE (4673)


Jewish Social Service Agency offers a support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide and a support group for bereaved parents. 

- Support Group for Bereaved Parents meets every Monday at 7:30 p.m. and has no cost. It is for bereaved parents who have experienced the death of a child under 25 years of age. 

Location: 6125 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD

Phone Number: 301-881-3700

- Suicide Grief Support Group meets twice monthly on Monday evenings. Contact Ellen Lebedow for more information about the meeting's locations and times. 

Location: Jewish Social Service Agency located at 6123 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD

Phone Number: Ellen Lebedow at 301-816-2708


Kayla's Village offers a wide array of educational resources for families and social service workers.

Location: 3505 16th Street, N.W. Washington D.C.

Phone Number:  410-905-5075


MISS Foundation offers two support groups for parents who have experienced the death of a child. 

- Washington D.C. Support Group is a group for parents who have experienced the loss of a child due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant/child death.

Location: 330 7th Street, NE, Washington, D.C.


- Fairfax Chapter of MISS Foundation is a group for parents who have experienced the death of a child due to infant or pregnancy loss. 

Location: 12401 Alder Woods Drive, Fairfax, VA

Phone Number: 703-727-0293


National Organization for People of Color Against Suicide offers two support groups for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Both support groups are led by a fellow loss survivor and have no cost. 

- Survivor's Circle meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m.

Location: 530 College Street, NW, Washington

Phone Number: Dr. Donna Barnes @ 202-806-7706


- Circle of Love meets on the second Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m.

Location: First Baptist Church of Highland Park located at 6801 Sheriff Road, Education Building, Room 116, Landover, MD 

Phone Number: Naomi Powell at 240-460-1452 and William Powell at 301-249-3836


Roberta's House is a family grief support center that offers various grief support groups that can be specialized to your individual needs. 

Location: 2510 St. Paul Street, First Floor, Baltimore, MD

Phone Number: 410-235-6633

Stella Marris, Inc. provides a three-day camp called Camp Me Too! to help grieving children learn to explore their grief through innovative techniques. Stella Marris also offers several day camps for children throughout the year as well as individual counseling for children ages five and up.

Location: 2300 Dunlaney Valley Road, Timonium, MD 

Phone Number: 410-252-4500 (x291)

The Compassionate Friends is a network of support groups for parents and siblings who have experienced the death of a child. 

- Arlington chapter meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Location: 5533 16th St. N Arlington, VA 

Phone Number: 301-530-1115


- D.C. chapter meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Howard Place and Sixth Street, NW, Washington, DC

Phone Number: 202-394-2851


- D.C. chapter for adult siblings should contact Brenda Ford.

Phone Number: 301-793-4288


- Fairfax chapter meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. 

Location: 5612 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, VA 

Phone Number: 703-622-3639


- Potomac, Maryland chapter meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Location: 10301 River Road, Potomac, MD

Phone Number: 301-253-8740 


Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) provides care to those who are grieving the loss of a loved one who served in the armed forces.

Location: 3033 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 630, Arlington, VA 22201 

Phone Number: 800-959-8277

Wendt Center for Grief and Loss provides many bereavement services for many different circumstances. The center offers adult counseling, programs for children, crime victim services, a Lights of Hope program, counseling for military families, and support groups. 

Location: 4201 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 

Phone Number: 202-610-0066