Community Grief Support offers various support groups for different types of grief. Various locations are available, so please choose the group that is most convenient to you and communicate your choice to us so we can contact you prior to the first meeting. Please reach out to us at 205.870.8667 to sign up.

WORKING WIDOWS SUPPORT GROUPS

These groups are for widows and widowers who are still working or are below retirement age, and meet in the evenings. They meet each week for 10-12 weeks. Please call us at 205.870.8667 to register.

Homewood/Mountain Brook- Shades Valley Presbyterian Church- Lower Level
2305 Montevallo Rd, Birmingham, Al 35223
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Days: Tuesday Evenings
Fall: September 10 – November 19

Midtown- St John AME Church
708 15th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Days: Monday Evenings
Fall: September 9 – November 4

Trussville- Trussville First United Methodist Church- Conference Room
120 N Chalkville Rd, Trussville, AL 35173

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Days: Thursday Evenings
Fall: August 29 – November 7

Shelby County- Asbury United Methodist Church
6690 Cahaba Valley Rd, Birmingham, AL 35242
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Days: Sunday Evenings
Fall: September 8 – November 10

RETIRED WIDOWS SUPPORT GROUPS

Retired widows/widowers’ groups meet in the mornings. You may join at any time. Groups meet twice a month and you will be in the group for a year.

Homewood/Mountain Brook- Shades Valley Presbyterian Church- Rear Entrance, Room 207
2305 Montevallo Rd, Birmingham, AL 35223
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Days: First and Third Tuesdays
***In January Only: Second and Fourth Tuesdays (January 8 and January 22)

Riverchase- Riverchase United Methodist Church
1953 Old Montgomery Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35244
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Days: First and Third Thursdays

Roebuck- Huffman Baptist Church
700 Huffman Rd, Birmingham, AL 35215
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Days: Second and Fourth Wednesdays January- November
*In December only Second and Fifth Wednesdays

Shelby County- Crosscreek Baptist Church
600 Crosscreek Trail, Pelham, AL 35124
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Days: First and Third Wednesdays

Walker County- Sumiton Senior Center (Located behind Wal-Mart on Highway 78)
193 Bryan Rd, Sumiton, AL 35148
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Days: Second and Fourth Tuesdays

OTHER LOSS SUPPORT GROUPS

General Loss – Please call us at 205-870-8667 to register.

Pratt City- Bethel Baptist Church
1708 Spencer Ave, Birmingham, AL 35214
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Days: Tuesdays
Fall: September 10 – October 29

LOSS OF ADULT CHILD SUPPORT GROUP

(Must see Sweatt prior to joining this group for pre-consultation. Call 205-870-8667 to set up an appointment.)

Homewood- Dawson Memorial Baptist Church- West Wing, Room 100
1114 Oxmoor Rd, Birmingham, AL 35209
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Days: Mondays
Fall: September 9 – November 11

LOSS OF GRANDPARENT, PARENT, SIBLING SUPPORT GROUP

(Must see Sweatt prior to joining this group for pre-consultation. Call 205-870-8667 to set up an appointment.)

Homewood- Dawson Memorial Baptist Church- West Wing, Room 100
1114 Oxmoor Rd, Birmingham, AL 35209
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Days: Thursdays
Fall: September 5 – November 14