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.

Summer 2024 Support Groups

Parent-Grandparent-Sibling Loss Group

Location: Room 258 – North Building
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
1114 Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Facilitator Contact
Kerry Wingo kwingo@communitygriefsupport.org

Time: 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Days: Tuesdays, May 21st -July 23rd

Adult-Child Loss Group

Location: Room 258 – North Building
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
1114 Oxmoor Rd
Birmingham, AL 35209
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Facilitator Contact
Steve Sweatt ssweatt@communitygriefsupport.org

Time: 4 pm-5:30 pm

Days: Tuesdays

June 4th -July 30th

Registration is required.

Spousal/Companion-Loss Group (30s-60s) 

Location: Walker Building 400 Vestavia Parkway Suite 131 Birmingham, AL 35216

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Days: Thursdays June 6th – August 1st (No session on July 4th)

Facilitator Contact Steve Sweatt ssweatt@communitygriefsupport.org

Spousal-Loss Support Groups (Winter/Spring 2024)

Midtown Spousal Loss Group

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

Time: 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Days Summer dates coming soon!

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 Summer Dates coming soon!

Over-the-Mountain Spousal Loss Group

Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Days: Tuesdays Summer dates coming soon!

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

Tuesdays

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

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

Community Grief Support is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.