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Michigan Grief Centers
Bereaved Parents of the USA
46534 US Highway 41
Houghton, MI 49931
The Copper Country Chapter of The Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) is a self-help support organization. All members are parents, grandparents, and siblings, who are grieving the death of a child.
Children’s Grief Center of the Great Lakes Bay Region
PO Box 2763
Midland, MI 48641
The mission of the Children’s Grief Center is to provide a healing environment for children, teens and their families grieving a death.
Children’s Healing Center
1530 Fulton Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
The Children’s Healing Center provides a safe, clean, and engaging environment for kids with weak immune systems to interact with others.
1582 Eisenhower Place
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Ele’s Place is a healing center for grieving children and teens. Four branch locations support families throughout the Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Flint and Lansing areas and beyond. Each week, peer support group programs help hundreds of children, ages 3-18, learn how to cope and begin to heal after the death of a parent, sibling or other loved one.
1806 Bridge Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Grief Support groups offered at Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids provide a place to share and learn with others who have experienced the death of a friend or family member.
445 Upton Drive
St. Joseph, MI 49085
Since its opening in 2004, Lory’s Place has helped thousands of children, adults, and families find their way through grief to their “new normal.”
1212 Veterans Drive
Traverse City, MI 49684
Located in Traverse City, Michigan, Michael’s Place serves grieving children, teens, adults and families throughout northern Michigan with innovative and compassionate support programs designed to ease the impact of loss.
New Day Foundation for Families
PO Box 81252
Rochester, MI 48308
New Day Foundation for Families provides financial stability and profound hope to cancer patients and their families.
New Hope Center for Grief Support
Northville, MI 48167
Since 2000, New Hope has impacted thousands of lives in Southeast Michigan to people of all walks of life. New Hope Center for Grief Support is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is funded primarily through private donations and fundraising events.
SandCastles Grief Support Program
1 Ford Place
Detroit, MI 48202
SandCastles Grief Support Program, established in 1997 by Henry Ford Hospice, focuses on the belief that every child and teen deserves the opportunity to grieve in a supportive, nurturing environment. Grieving youth ages 3 to 18 are offered a safe place where they can interact with peers who have experienced similar losses, learn life-long coping skills, and most importantly begin a healthy healing process.
Yatooma’s Foundation for the Kids
1615 S Telegraph Road
Bloomfield, MI 48302
Yatooma’s Foundation For The Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing guidance, stability, and financial assistance to families with children who have suddenly lost one or both parents.