Grief Support

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America

National Chapter
(215) 567-7000
Will direct people to a big brother/big sister in their area. Programs are available to children who have lost one or both parents.

Compassionate Friends
Camden County Chapter: (856) 520-0291, Vivian Gano
Audubon Senior Center, 247 Oakland Avenue, Audubon, NJ 08106
Family support group for death of a child (including adult children); open to parents, siblings, and grandparents, regardless of circumstances, child's age or how recently the death occurred. Also offers self-help support groups and phone support.

Helping Hands Grief Support
Fellowship Alliance Chapel
199 Church Road
Medford, NJ 08055
(609) 953-7333 ext. 309, George Stein, Wanda Stein
For those experiencing grief and loss there is encouragement, counseling, and education about the grieving process.

H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Evolve, Inc.)
(856) 751-HOPE or toll free (888) 920-2201
16 E. Main Street, Moorestown, NJ 08057
Support/information for recently widowed men and women of all ages. Meetings in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Gloucester, and Mercer Counties.

HOPING Grief Support Group (VIRTUA)
Barry D. Brown Health Education Center
Contact:  Ann Coyle R.N. at (856) 247-2232 or
(888) virtua-3;
Providing grief support for parents following the loss of a baby, including miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, and infant death.

Moorestown Visiting Nurses & Hospice
300 Harper Drive, Moorestown
Phone (856) 552-1300 ext. 2507,
Offer many different free grief support groups

Camp Firefly: for children ages 7-14 who have lost a parent, sibling or other special person through death.

Samaritan Hospice
Samaritan Hospice (Marlton, NJ)
Phone: (800) 229-8183, Email:  
Offer the following Grief Support Groups:

Bereaved Parents-For those addressing the life-altering loss of a child

Daughters Without Mothers-For adult women grieving the loss of a mother

Early Endings-For younger adults grieving a spouse or partner’s loss

Grieving the Love of Your Life-For those grieving the loss of a spouse or partner

Just the Guys-For men grieving a loss

Sharing Suicide’s Sorrows-For friends and family grieving a suicide death

Pet Loss-For those grieving the loss of their animal companion

Big Hurts, Little Tears-A play/grief group for children ages 3-5 years old