Grief Support Groups in the Whatcom County Area
GriefShare is a program with direction and purpose. With GriefShare, you will learn how to walk the journey of grief and be supported along the way. It is a place where hurting people find healing and hope. It is a non-denominational group and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics.
Please join us for the next local GriefShare session.
GriefShare support groups in Whatcom County:
Thursdays: 6:30–8:00 p.m. and Sundays: 3:00–5:00 p.m. at Life Center, 1816 18th Street, Lynden, WA
Call 318-9446 ext. 140 or email Kari.Maarhuis@ncctk.com
Thursdays: 6:30–8:00 p.m. at Cornwall Church 4518 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA
To find more groups in the area, please click the link below:
Survivors of Violent Crime Victims
A peer support group for survivors of victims of homicide
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month: 7:00–9:00 p.m. 1231 North Garden Street, Bellingham, WA
Call Brigid Collins (360) 756-5279
Hospice of Whatcom County
Call John Robinson (360)733-5877
Free Weekly Drop-In Support Groups:
Both groups meet at St. Luke’s Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Parkway, in Bellingham, WA
Tuesdays: 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Kids’ Council NorthWest (KCNW)
Peer support group for children, adolescents, and their families who are grieving due to the death of a parent or sibling (for ages 4—18)
The Compassionate Friends
A parent support group for cancer-related loss of a child
The Whatcom County Chapter is inactive at this time.
To find a group near you, visit www.compassionatefriends.org
National toll-free number: 1-877-969-0010
Monday—Friday, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., Central Time
Summer camp for children who have lost a loved one
Call Camp Fire USA: 1-425-258-5437
Evergreen AIDS Foundation
Local contact: (360) 671-0703
115 Unity Street, #302, Bellingham, WA 98225
For displaced homemakers with loss of primary income source
Contact Robin Bailey (360) 383-3135
or simply drop by Laidlaw Center, Room 134F (at Whatcom Community College)
S.O.S. (Survivors of Suicide)
Suicide survivors support group
2nd and 4th Mondays: 6:30–8:00 p.m.
1212 Indian Street, Bellingham, WA
Call (360) 671-4950
Community Cancer Center
Outreach Coordinator Carol Brumet (360) 738-6706
3217 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, WA at St. Joseph Hospital
From the staff at Moles Farewell Tributes:
Please do not hesitate to call should you have any questions or concerns. Our entire staff is here to serve you at any time.
MISS Foundation: Community Support Network
A grief support group for families who have lost a child. The local MISS grief support group meets twice monthly.
For locations and times contact:
Nancy (360) 933-0952 or firstname.lastname@example.org