Illinois Grief Center Directory

Below is a list of grief centers in Illinois. To see listings in other states, return to the Grief Center Directory.
For help with making important decisions regarding grief and bereavement centers, visit Choosing a Grief Center.

Illinois Grief Centers


Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center

122 S Michigan Avenue
Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60603

When faced with the loss of a loved one, children need a safe, non-judgmental place to turn to for immediate and ongoing support, counseling, and therapy. Since 1976, Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center has been that place for children in the Chicago area.


Center for Grief Recovery & Therapeutic Services

1263 W Loyola
Chicago, IL 60626

The Center’s mission is to empower individuals to heal themselves and enrich their lives.

Good Mourning Children’s Program

1550 Bishop Court
Mount Prospect, IL 60056

For nearly a quarter century, Good Mourning has been the longest-running and most comprehensive bereavement support program for children and their families in the entire Chicagoland area. Good Mourning has served thousands of children with a proven formula of group interaction alongside family and parent/guardian support.

Heartlinks Grief Center

5110 West Main
Belleville, IL 62226

Heartlinks provides a variety of services to children, teens, families and adults who are trying to manage the serious illness or death of someone they love. Heartlinks is the only provider of ongoing grief support services for children and teens in the community.

Rainbows for All Children

1007 Church Street
Suite 408
Evanston, IL 60201

Rainbows’ programs help children who are grieving the loss of a parent or guardian due to death, divorce, deployment, or trauma. Rainbows’ trained facilitators, using age-appropriate curriculum, establish peer support groups in schools, faith-based organizations, or community centers.

Sheilah A. Doyle Foundation

7820 Graphics Drive
Suite 106
Tinley Park, IL 60477
Contact: [email protected]

The Sheilah A. Doyle Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides support and assistance to children ages 7-17 whose parent, legal guardian, or sibling fell victim to homicide.

Wellness House

131 N County Line Road
Hinsdale, IL 60521

Wellness House offers several different bereavement support opportunities to participants as well as members of the community at large who have lost a loved one to cancer.

Our House Grief Support Center

21860 Burbank Boulevard
Suite 195
Woodland, CA 91367

The OUR HOUSE mission is to provide the community with grief support services, education, resources, and hope. For twenty-one years, OUR HOUSE has helped thousands of grieving children, teens, and adults as they embark upon their journeys to hope and healing.