Local Support Groups
Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services
Provides a variety of grief support opportunities.
(715) 847-2703 (866) 331-2467
A non-profit cancer foundation operates Camp Angel, a grief camp that provides an encouraging environment and support network for children who have experienced the death of a loved one due to cancer.
PO Box 747 St. Germain, WI 54558 (800) 860-3431
A camp experience for children and their families after the death of a loved one.
301 Florence Drive Stevens Point, WI 54481 (715) 341-0076
Good Grief - Living with Loss
This is a monthly grief support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. These groups provide a caring community for learning about grief, finding support, sharing memories and identifying feelings. Merrill area: Fourth Thursday of each month 3:00-4:00 PM Pine Crest Nursing Home, Conf. Room
2100 E. 6th St. Contact: Sara or Heather, 536-0355
Grief Support Group-Merrill
Local Grief Support Group Meets at Pine Crest Nursing Home. Meetings take place on the 4th Thursday of the month at 3:00 PM in the 200 Wing Lounge at the Nursing Home. Call Sarah for more information: 536-0355
Learning to Live With a Loss
A six-session support group for persons who have experienced the death of a loved one. (715) 847-2703
Living With Loss Grief Support Groups
Good Samaritan Health Center, Ministry Home Care and the churches of Merrill invite anyone in the community who is experiencing grief to join us. The group meets the second Tuesday of each month, 6-7:30 p.m. at Good Samaritan Health Center, 601 South Center Avenue in Merrill. For more information, please call Sue Kruger, Chaplain, Good Samaritan Health Center, 715-539-2187.
Sudden and Traumatic Death Education and Support
A six session class for those who have experienced traumatic death in family and friends. (715) 845-4159
Suicide Grief Support Group
For families and friends whose lives have been changed by the suicide of a loved one. (715) 675-2439
Support After Infant Death (SAID)
A support system of parents who have experienced the death of a child two years of age or younger. (715) 848-1457
The Compassionate Friends
A national non-profit organization for families grieving the death of a child of any age. Antigo Chapter - (715) 623-7897 Rhinelander Chapter - (715) 362-3395 Wausau Chapter - (715) 845-5968
The Healing Place/Marshfield Clinic
The primary mission of The Healing Place is to provide support services to individuals, families and communities that are experiencing grief and loss issues due to death. (800) 847-0016 or (715) 847-3000