Resources You May Find Helpful

The West Suburban Grief Coalition Library is available for browsing before each meeting.  There you will find many books, articles and essays on loss and grieving.  The articles and essays are free, the books may be borrowed by signing them out on the library register.


Our members have collected and contributed many  1 & 2 serving recipes.
 Click here to view and download our members’ recipes.

Websites of Other Twin Cities’ Area Grief Coalitions

Downtown Coalition for Grief Support
Edina Grief Support Coalition
Bloomington-Richfield Grief Coalition
Minneapolis Coalition for Grief Support

Capital City Grief Coalition – Contact Lois Knutson, Coalition Coordinator – 651-227-4430

Other Websites and Grief Information

Allina Health
The Grief Toolbox
Fairview Hospitals & Clinics
What’s Your Grief
Twin Cities Senior Housing Guide
The Compassionate FriendsFor Those Who Have Suffered the Loss of a child
Center for Grief, Loss & Transition

Christ Presbyterian Church Grief Recovery meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month 6:00 pm (dinner provided) 952-920-8515 x 275

               Brighter Days Family Grief Center – Grief Services for Youth and Families.  In 2020 Brighter Days acquired Fairview Health’s                            Youth  Grief Services, including two bereavement camps.

              Star Legacy Foundation – Organization dedicated to research, education and support for stillbirth and infant death.  Contact Kelly                  Pulford at kelly@starlegacyfoundation

Information for Adults Who are Grieving the Loss of a Loved One Through Suicide

SAVE – Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Sanctuary of Survivors – Contact: Rev. Valerie Strand Patterson 763-475-7126
Southwest Metro Suicide Bereavement Support GroupContact: Vicki Bresson 952-944-2478.  This group meets at Lutheran Church of Christ Redeemer, Minneapolis, MN
West Metro Suicide Survivor Support Group – Contact: Bev Chipman 763-323-3178 or Mary Sodergren 763-267-7041.  This group meets at Calvary Lutheran Church, Golden Valley, MNv