Community Grief Support offers multiple support groups for different types of grief. Various locations are available, so please choose the support group that is most convenient to you and communicate your choice to us so we can contact you prior to the first meeting. Please register online using the appropriate buttons below or call our office at 205.870.8667 to sign up.

Spousal-Loss Support Groups (Winter/Spring 2024)

Asbury United Methodist Church
Spousal Loss Group

Asbury United Methodist Church

Location: Asbury United Methodist Church
6690 Cahaba Valley Road
Birmingham, AL 35242
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Facilitator Contact
Sunny Gilliam

Time: 10:30am-12 pm

Days: Wednesdays March 6th -May 8th

Collat Jewish Family Services
Spousal Loss Group

Location: Conference Room
Levite Jewish Community Center
3960 Montclair Road
Birmingham, AL 35213
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Facilitator Contact
Caleigh Alevy
caleigh@cjfsbham.org 

Time: 12:30 pm-2pm

Days: Thursdays January 18th- March 1st

Registration is required.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Spousal Loss Group

Location: Founders Room, 2nd floor Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church
3736 Montrose Road Mountain Brook, AL 35213

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Days: Starting Thursdays on February 29th. Sessions will run for 10 weeks.

Facilitator Contact Steve Sweatt ssweatt@communitygriefsupport.org

Midtown Spousal Loss Group

Location: St. John AME Church 708 15th St. N Birmingham, AL 35203

Time: 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Days January 22-March 25

Trussville First Methodist Church Spousal Loss Group

Location

Trussville First Methodist Church
120 N Chalkville Road
Trussville, AL 35173
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Facilitator Contact
Micki Glass mickid381@gmail.com

Time

5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Days

Thursdays January 25- April 4

Over-the-Mountain Spousal Loss Group

Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Days: Tuesdays January 9th- March 12th

Location: Vestavia Hills Methodist Church Room 208
2061 Kentucky Avenue
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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Loss-of-Adult-Child Support Group

Pre-consultation is required to register for this loss specific group. If interested, call Steve Sweatt, CGS Clinical Director, at 205.870.8667.

Location

Room 255 – North Building
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
1114 Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Time

4:00 pm-5:30pm

Days

Tuesday January 16- March 19

Parent-Grandparent-Sibling-Friend Loss Support Groups

Pre-consultation is required to register for this loss specific group. If interested, call Steve Sweatt, CGS Clinical Director, at 205.870.8667.

Young Adult 20s-40s Support Group

Location

Dawson Memorial Baptist Church – Room 255
1114 Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm

Days– Thursdays January 18-March 21

Location

Founders Room, 2nd floor
Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church
3736 Montrose Road Mountain Brook, AL 35213

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Facilitator Contact Larry Michael bamaterp@yahoo.com

Time– 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Days– Tuesdays Starting on February 20th

Location

The Guiding Light Church
1800 John Rogers Dr, Birmingham, AL 35210

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Time: 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Days: 2nd & 3rd Wednesday Jan 10-June 19

Daytime Widowed Support Groups (age 70+)

Spousal loss survivor groups convene weekday mornings twice-per-month throughout the year. You may join at any time. Please register online or call our office at 205.870.8667. These support groups are led by Steve Sweatt, LPC, LMFT.

Over-the-Mountain Area

Location

Vestavia Hills Methodist Church
2061 Kentucky Avenue
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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Time

10AM-11:30AM

Days

1st & 3rd Tuesdays

Riverchase/Hoover Area

Location

Riverchase United Methodist Church
1953 Old Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35244
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Time

10AM-11:30AM

Days

1st & 3rd Thursdays

Huffman/Roebuck Area

Location

Huffman Baptist Church
700 Huffman Road
Birmingham, AL 35125
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Time

10AM-11:30AM

Days

2nd & 4th Wednesdays