Local Healing Resources

Joliet Area Community Hospice
250 Water Stone Circle
Joliet, IL   60431
For information (815) 740-4104

Grief Share Support Group
First Assembly of God Church
Joliet, IL   60431
Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.
For information (815) 436-8200

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center
Perinatal Bereavement Group
   For support following: miscarriage, stillbirth, or death after birth.
   Second Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
   For information (815) 725-7133 ext. 3474
GRASP – Grief Recovery After Substance Passing
   Support for families who have lost a loved one to substance abuse.
   For information contact Lynne Holley 815-353-9939
Spiritual Care Department
333 North Madison Street, Joliet, IL 60435
For information (815) 725-7133 ext. 3474

Compassionate Friends of the Greater Joliet Area
Help Following the Loss of a Child
Chapter #1863, contact Sherri at (630) 248-3299
Meeting info: 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Hope Lutheran Church, 305 E. Black Road, Shorewood, IL   60404

Journey Forward Grief Support Group
St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church
15629 S. Route 59
Plainfield, IL   60544
Meets first Tuesday of every month, 6:30 p.m., (Door #6)
For information (815) 436-2651

L.O.S.S. (Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide)
Catholic Charities
203 N. Ottawa Street, Joliet, IL 60432
For information (800) 240-7011

Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice
Hospice Support Groups
518 W. Illinois Avenue, Morris, IL 60450
For information (815) 942-8525
Widows Bereavement, 2nd Thursday of the month, 6-7:30 p.m., 
518 W. Illinois Ave Morris, IL 60450 (Canalport)
Cancer Support Group, 3rd Monday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m.,
1802 N. Division St. Suite 507, Morris, IL 60450
(Morris Business and Tech building)

Private grief counseling is also available through the Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice at no cost.  Printed information regarding bereavement and loss, and information regarding children and death is also available at no cost.

DuPage County Veterans Center
750 Shoreline Drive, Ste. 150 Aurora, IL 60504
For information 630-585-1853
Services are free to eligible Veterans and their families: Individual Counseling; Group Counseling; Benefits Information; Bereavement Counseling; and more services are available.