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AM – All Month – Bereaved Parents Month – Support Groups & Resources – July

Bereaved Parents Month

Grief Support & Resources

Oregon Family to Family @ OHSU – Oregon Health Sciences University +  Doernbecher’s Children’s Hospital

Grief Resources List (PDF Format):

Toll-Free Phone: (855) 323-6744

Online Grief Support and Resources


Alive Alone Support for parents left childless.

First Candle Sudden Infant Death Syndrome support.


MISS Foundation Resources and support for bereaved families.  Building a family retreat in AZ. 


Return to Zero Documentary about stillbirth.


Share: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support


Star Legacy Foundation Stillbirth support.


Just Enduring


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Grief Watch


Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep – Photographer Network


Kindness Project


Faith’s Lodge 

Weekend lakeside retreat for grieving parents, and for parents of medically complex children. Michigan.


Return to Zero 

Retreats for bereaved mothers. 

Various US locations.


Bereaved Parents USA – Resources and support.

  Bereaved Parents USA – Springfield/Eugene Chapter

  Chapter Contact Information:

  Molly Mae Culligan, Leader

  Meeting Information:

  3rd Tuesday of the month  6:30pm – 8:30pm

  Phone: (541) 517-5710 

  Please call for meeting location directions




Compassionate Friends 

Peer-led monthly support groups in several Oregon locations.


  Compassionate Friends – Portland Chapter
  PO Box 3065
  Portland, OR 97208-3065
  (503) 248-0102


Hayden’s Helping Hands
PO Box 2041

Clackamas, OR 97015
Our mission supports families who have delivered a stillborn baby by paying up to $1,000 in delivery bills. Our services are provided for Oregon and Washington.


My Friend’s House, Inc.
Partners In Care

2075 NE Wyatt Court
Bend, OR 97701
(541) 382-5882


Me, Too & Company

PO Box 10796

Portland, OR 97296

(503) 499-5307

P.O. Box 8169
Medford, OR 97501
(541) 552-0620

Mourning Resources, Inc.
PO Box 82573
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 777-0433

SHELL (Support & Healing for Early Life Losses)
Mt. Hood Hospice

39641 Scenic Street
PO Box 1269
Sandy, OR 97055
(503) 668-5545
Emilie Cartoun       

Transitions Professional Center
3735 SW River Parkway
Portland, OR  97239
(503) 972-7090
Marianne Kabour 

Evermore Videos


Good Grief Trust Wish List of Bereaved Parents


American Childhood Cancer Organization – Group


Our online peer-to-peer support community offers members 24-hour access to other families who know what you are going through.  Focused specifically on childhood cancer-related issues, including bereavement, our Inspire community includes online discussion groups and personal journals and blogs, so you can read about others who understand what you are going through and share as much or as little of your story and your amazing child as you are comfortable with.


The Compassionate Friends (

Developed specifically to provide support to parents and family members who have suffered the loss of a child.  Includes online support and resources, as well as local chapters and more than 660 meeting locations around the country.


Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) (org):

A national, non-profit self-help organization dedicated to newly bereaved parents, grandparents, and siblings. Newsletters, articles, and brochures are available on-line; many states have local chapters with in-person support group meetings.


GriefNet (

An online community of families, individuals, and children coping with grief. Members can access more than 50 email support groups, including many designed just for children.


The Centering Corporation (

Offers resources, book, and magazines dedicated to helping cope with and manage grief. Includes a special listing of resources for loss of a child and loss of an infant.


Military Survivor Events / Find Group Near You tag=Care+Groups

  TAPS – Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors – OREGON

  Meets 6-7:30pm PST online on 3rd Thursdays every month

   For questions, link for online meetings, and/or to be added, email: or call 800-959-TAPS (8277)

   You can login to your online community account



The Friendship Bench – A Letter to Parents Surviving a Child’s Suicide


Compassionate Friends – Surviving a Child’s Suicide


SAVE – Support for Suicide Loss Survivors


AFSP – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – I’ve Lost Someone