Local Resources


Promedica Hospice

Contact: Audrey Rumler at 1(800)214-8112 or (419)824-7400
Description: Open support group, please call for more information.

Survivors of Suicide

Contact: Sharon Donatelli at (419)243-9178
Date-Time: 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00p.m.
Place: All Saints Lutheran Church, 5445 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo.

Caring and Restoring Each Other (CARE)

Contact: Kim Folk-Axe at (419)291-9475
Date-Time: 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:30p.m.
Place: The Toledo Hospital, Education Center, Room G, 2142 N. Cove Blvd., Toledo.
Description: This group focuses on the support of bereaved parents experiencing pre-natal death (miscarriage, stillbirth, or the death of an infant). The group provides support on a parent-to-parent basis with trained bereavement volunteers, as well as monthly group meetings.

Today and Beyond Ecumenical Group

Contact: Terry McKown at (419)475-4348 Ext. 112
Date-Time: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30p.m.
Place: Christ the King Elementary School, Parish Meeting Room, 4100 Harvest Ln., Toledo.

Ecumenical Bereavement Support Group for Adults

Contact: Rita Hoff at (419)724-4675
Date-Time: 1st Tuesday of the month from 3:00-4:30p.m.
Place: St. Patrick's Parish, Emmaus Room, 4201 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo.

Toledo, Perrysburg, & Lambertville Hospice of Northwest Ohio

Contact: (419)661-4001 or www.hospicenwo.org
Place: H.N.W.O. Toledo Center 800 S. Detroit Ave., Toledo., Perrysburg Center 30000 E. River Rd., Perrysburg, or Michigan Office 8132 Secor Rd., Lambertville, MI.
*Please note that advanced registration is required for all groups.

Coping With Any Loss

Date-Time: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:00-7:30p.m. at the Perrysburg Center
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 4:00-5:30p.m. at the Michigan Office
Description: An ongoing interactive grief support group for adults who are adjusting to the loss of any loved one.

Kids Grief Support Group

Date-Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:00p.m. at the Toledo Center
Description: Interactive grief support gatherings for children, ages 5-11 and 12-16, who are adjusting to the loss of a loved one.

Mid-Life Spousal or Partner Loss

Date-Time: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8:00p.m. at the Toledo Center
Description: An ongoing support group for those that have experienced the death of a spouse or partner during their mid-life years.

Young Families in Grief

Date-Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:00p.m. at the Toledo Center
Description: For younger adults who have experienced the loss of a spouse or partner and their young children who have lost a parent. Adults will explore their grief and reflect on issues concerning single parenting. Children will use art, music, and play to better understand their grief. Adults and children will also have family time to grieve together. You do not need to have children to participate.

After Your Parent Dies

Description: Five weekly support sessions for adults who are working through the unique pain and healing process of grieving the loss of one or both parents. Share ideas and discuss various topics.

Grief 101: The First Step

Date-Time: One time, two-hour session
Description: An educational meeting that provides a basic understandingof grief and loss and prepares participants for further group experiences. Offered twice monthly, both day and evening. Please call for dates, times, and locations.

Men in Grief

Description: Four weekly support sessions for any man who is grieving. This group is conducted by men, for men to discuss practical tips for managing everyday life following the death of a loved one.

Supportive Spouses

Description: Five weekly support sessions open to recently bereaved menand women who are adjusting to life without their mates.

Pathways

Description: Six weekly support sessions open to all adults who want toexplore the spiritual dimensions of the loss of a loved one.

Holiday Grief Workshop

Description: A one time session open to adults and children in grief who are facing the holidays and trying to cope with loss.

Bereavement Support Group

Contact: Susie Waible-Rose at (419)704-4641
Date-Time: A nine-week program offered each spring and fall
*(beginning August 21, 2012 from 6:30-8:30p.m.)
Place: St. Rose Church, 215 E. Front St., Perrysburg.

Bereaved Parents Support Group

Contact: Sue Valle at (419)872-2541 or Frank and Brenda Cody at (419)878-4442
Date-Time: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00p.m.
Place: United Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Second St., Perrysburg.
Description: This support group is open to all parents who have experienced the death of a child (young child or adult child).

Our Children Remembered

Contact: Paul or Barbara White at (419)882-2676
Date-Time: 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7:30p.m.
Place: St. Joseph Catholic Church East Campus, Richard T. Wurzel Family Center, Ravine Dr., Sylvania.

Heartland Hospice

Contact: Nicole Bryant at (419)531-0436
Date-Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 11:00a.m.
Place: Olivet Lutheran Church, 5840 Monroe St., Sylvania.
Description: A group for people experiencing the death of a spouse which focuses on the physical, emotional, and spiritual experiences of grief.

Suicide Survivors Support Group

Contact: Clay or Jodi Hepler at (419)290-6219 or (419)277-1946
Date-Time: 1st Monday of the month at 6:30p.m.
Place: Olivet Lutheran Church, 5840 Monroe St., Sylvania.

F.O.C.U.S. Families of Children United In Spirit

Contact: Regina Elkhatib at (419)882-6242
Date-Time: 4th Thursday of the month at 7:30p.m.
Place: Angela's Angels and Antiques, 5774 Main St., Sylvania.
Description: A self-help support group that meets to share mutual feelings as an aid in the journey of grief due to the loss of a child.

Bridge Home Health and Hospice Bereavement Services

Contact: Amber Wolfrom at (419)423-5351
Date-Time: Varies
Place: Varies
Description: This group provides one on one support and educational opportunities.

St. Michael the Archangel Parish

Contact: Mel Householder at (419)423-9357
Date-Time: 4th Monday in January, March, May, June, October, and December at 7p.m.
A special Mass will be held on the 2nd Saturday in January at 8:00a.m.
Place: St. Michael Parish office, 750 Bright Rd., Findlay.

Helping You Grieve (HUG)

Contact: Deacon Jeff Mayer at (419)782-2776
Date-Time: A four week program offered each spring and fall
Place: St. Mary Catholic Community, 715 Jefferson Ave., Defiance.

Immaculate Conception

Contact: Judy Geiger at (419)732-7367
Date-Time: A nine week program offered each Fall
Place: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 414 Madison St., Port Clinton.

New Beginnings

Contact: Sharon Dewar at (419)874-4076
Date-Time: 3rd Thursday of the month at 12:30p.m.
Place: Varies
Description: This group gives people the opportunity to go out and have lunch and conversation with others.

Alone Again

Contact: Mary Beth Danford at (419)893-1994
Date-Time: 4th Wednesday of the month at 5:00p.m.
Place: Maumee Senior Center, 2430 S. Detroit Ave., Maumee.
Description: This group for older adults who are experiencing the loss of a spouse through nursing home placement, divorce, death, or other causes meets for dinner once a month.

Widow & Widowers Club

Contact: Sue Speweik at (419)343-0449
Date-Time: Monthly at varying times
Place: Various restaurants

www.centerforloss.com

An organization founded by Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt dedicated to companioning grieving people as they mourn transitions and losses that transform their lives.

www.compassionatefriends.com

A national, nonprofit organization whose mission is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of achild of any age and to provide information to help others be supportive.

www.fernside.org

A non-profit organization offering support and advocacy to grieving families who have experienced a death.

www.meaningfulfunerals.com

A collaboration between Batesville Casket Co. and Dr. Alan Wolfelt which gives families access to the information and insights necessary to help them create meaningful funeral experiences that both honor the lives of their loved ones and start them on the path to healing from their losses.

Applebee's Neighborhood Grill

266 E. Alexis Rd
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)470-1140

Bob Evans Farms Restaurant

1220 E. Alexis Rd
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)476-2711

Brownstone Tavern Restaurant

847 West Alexis Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)478-0324

Cinco De Mayo

304 E. Alexis Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)478-7530

Golden Corral

5730 Opportunity Dr.
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)470-3729

Malczewski Catering/Scott Park Banquet Room

2541 Nebraska Ave.
Toledo, OH 43607
(419)535-6166

Ocean Garden Buffet

821 W. Alexis Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)269-9288

Sidelines III

5806 Telegraph Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
(419)724-0097

Hampton Inn & Suites

5865 Hagman Rd
Toledo, OH
Phone: 419-727-8725

Holiday Inn Express Toledo North

5855 Hagman Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
Phone: 419-574-0292

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

5685 Benore Rd.
Toledo, OH 43612
Phone: 419-725-0050

Alexis Congregational Church

6202 N Detroit Ave
Toledo, OH
Phone: (419) 476-0950

Blessed Sacrament Parish

4227 Bellevue Road
Toledo, OH 43613
(419) 472-2288

Calvary Bible Chapel

3740 W. Alexis Road
Toledo, OH 43623
(419) 472-9765

Christ The King Church

4100 Harvest Lane
Toledo, OH 43623
(419) 475-4348

Corpus Christie University Paris

2955 Dorr Street
Toledo, OH 43607
(419) 531-4992

Gesu Catholic Church

2049 Parkside
Toledo, OH 43607
(419) 531-1421

Heritage Baptist Church

5542 Lewis Ave
Toledo, OH
Phone: (419) 478-5735

Holy Cross Lutheran Church

700 Eleanor Ave
Toledo, OH
Phone: (419) 476-6256

Hopewell Wesley Christian Church

1550 W. Alexis Road
Toledo, OH 43612
(419) 476-3687

Little Flower Catholic Church

5522 Dorr Street
Toledo, OH 43615
(419) 5371469

Lutheran Church of Our Savior

2820 W. Alexis Road
Toledo, OH 43613
(419) 472-6034

Mayfair Plymouth Congregational Christian Church

5253 Bennett Road
Toledo, OH 43612
(419) 476-7093

Messiah Lutheran Church

4703 N. Summit Street
Toledo, OH 43611
(419) 726-0049

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

8330 Lewis Ave.
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 847-2805

Our Lady, Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral

2535 Collingwood Blvd.
Toledo, OH 43610
(419) 244-9575

Regina Coeli Parish

530 Regina Way
Toledo, OH 43612
(419) 476-0922

St. Adalbert Parish

3233 Lagrange Street
Toledo, OH 43608
(419) 241-4179

St Catherine's Parish

4555 N Haven Ave
Toledo, OH 43612
(419) 478-3281

St. Clement

3030 Tremainsville Road
Toledo, OH 43613
(419) 472-2111

St. Hyacinth Parish

719 Evesham
Toledo, OH 43607
(419) 535-7077

St. John The Baptist

5153 N. Summit Street
Toledo, OH 43611
(419) 726-2034

St. Joseph Church

2214 Manhattan Street
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-6125

St. Joseph of Sylvania

5373 Main Street
Sylvania, OH 43560
(419) 885-5791

St. Patrick of Heatherdowns

4201 Heatherdowns Blvd.
Toledo, OH 43614
(419) 381-1540

St. Pius X Church

3011 Carskaddon Ave.
Toledo, OH 43606
(419) 535-7672

Bartz Viviano

4505 Secor Rd.
Toledo, OH 43623
419-474-1600

Craig's Flowers & Gifts

2334 West Alexis Rd.
Toledo, OH 43613
419-472-8700

Hafner Florist

5139 S. Main St.
Sylvania, OH
419-885-7033

John Z Florist

7015 S. Berkey Southern Rd.
Whitehouse, OH 43571
419-877-5408

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