National Support Groups

AARP
Grief and Loss Programs
601 E. Street, NW
Washington, DC 20049


AIDS United
1424 K Street, N.W., Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 408-4848


AirCraft Casualty Emotional Support Services (ACCESS)
2443 Fillmore St. #226
San Francisco, CA 94115
info@accesshelp.org
(877) 227-6435


Alive Alone
[For bereaved parents, whose only child or all children are deceased]
11115 Dull Robinson Road
Van Wert, OH 45891
alivalon@bright.net


Alliance of Grandparents, A Support in Tragedy
[Helping grandparents through the trauma, stress and grief after the loss of a grandchild]
info@missfoundation.org


ALS Association
[Research, advocacy & support for families dealing with Lou Gehrig’s Disease]
1275 K Street NW
Suite 250
Washington, DC 20005
(800) 782-4747


Alzheimer’s Association
225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) 272-3900
info@alz.org


American Association of Suicidology
5221 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20015
(202) 237-2280


American Cancer Society
250 Williams Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia, 30303
(800) 227-2345


American Diabetes Association
1701 North Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
1-800-DIABETES (800-342-2383)


American Foundation for AIDS Research
120 Wall St.
New York, NY 10005
(212) 806-1600
information@amfar.org


American Heart Association
7272 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75231
(800) 242-8721

American Hospice Foundation
[Organization closed, but library of resources still available on website]


American Kidney Fund
11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
(800) 638-8299


American Liver Foundation
39 Broadway, Suite 2700
New York, NY 10006
(800) 465-4837


American Lung Association
55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) LUNG-USA (548-8252)
info@lung.org


American SIDS Institute
528 Raven Way
Naples, Florida 34110
(239) 431-5425


American Stroke Association
7272 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75231
(888) 478-7653


Association for Death Education and Counseling
One Parkview Plaza, Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
(847) 686-2240


Backstoppers
[Financial assistance & support for spouses & dependent children of first-responders in their coverage area who lost their lives or suffered a catastrophic injury performing their duty]
10411 Clayton Rd, Suite A5
St. Louis, MO 63131-2928
(866) 539-0521
backstoppers@backstoppers.org


Bereaved Parents of the USA
P.O. Box 622
St. Peters, MO 63376
(501) 920-4852


Gundersen Health System\RTS Bereavement Services Grief FAQs
1900 South Ave.
La Crosse, WI 54601
(800) 362-9567


Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Family Alliance
8323 Southwest Freeway, Suite 435
Houston, Texas 77074
(713) 270-4700


Center for Loss in Multiple Birth
(CLIMB) Inc.
P.O. Box 91377
Anchorage, AK 99509
(907) 222-5321
climb@climb-support.org


The Compassionate Friends
[Supporting family after a child dies]
P.O. Box 3696
Oak Brook, IL 60522-3696
(630) 990-0010
Nationaloffice@compassionatefriends.org


C.O.P.S. – Concerns of Police Survivors
P.O. Box 3199
Camdenton, MO 65020
(573) 346-4911
cops@nationalcops.org


Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
6931 Arlington Road
2nd floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
(800) 344-4823
info@cff.org


The Dougy Center, The National Center for Grieving Children & Families
PO Box 86852
Portland, Oregon 97286
(866) 775-5683
help@dougy.org


Fernside, Supporting Children & Families through Grief
4360 Cooper Road, Suite 100
Cincinnati, Ohio 45242
(513) 246-9140

First Candle, Helping Babies Survive & Thrive
[Support for families who have lost a baby to SIDS, stillbirth & other sudden, unexpected infant deaths (SUID)]
9 Newport Drive, Suite 200
Forest Hill, MD 21050
(800) 221-7437
info@firstcandle.org


Funeral Service Educational Foundation
13625 Bishop’s Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005
(877) 402-5900
info@funeralservicefoundation.org


GriefWorks
[Bereavement resource]
28700 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44092-2527
(253) 333-9420


Grief Digest Magazine
7230 Maple Street
Omaha, NE 68134
(866) 218-0101


Hospice Foundation of America
1710 Rhode Island Ave, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
(800) 854-3402


In Loving Memory Conference
[For bereaved parents who are now childless]
1416 Green Run Lane
Reston, VA 20090
(703) 435-0608


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
1311 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 310
White Plains, NY 10605
(914) 949-5213


The Living Bank
[Raising awareness of the critical need for organ transplant donors]
Box 6725
Houston, TX 77265
(800) 528-2971


Make-A-Wish Foundation
of America

[Grant the wishes of children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions]
4742 N. 24th St., Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(800) 722-9474


March of Dimes
[Preventing birth defects and infant mortality]
1275 Marnaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY 10605
(800) 453-3816


MISS Foundation – A Community of Compassion and Hope for Grieving Families
[Providing counseling, advocacy, research, and education services to families experiencing the death of a child]
MISS Foundation
P.O. Box 9195
Austin TX 78766
(888) 455-MISS (6477)
info@missfoundation.org


Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Victim Assistance Program
511 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
(877) 623-4357 [24-hour victim help line]
(877) 275-6233


Muscular Dystrophy Association
222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500
Chicago, Illinois 60606
(800) 572-1717
mda@mdausa.org


National Catholic Ministry to the Bereaved
[Facebook group]
(314) 638-2638


National Donor Family Council
c/o National Kidney Foundation
[List of books for grieving families and caregivers]
30 East 33rd St.
New York, NY 10016
(800) 622-9010


National Hospice Organization
1731 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
(703) 837-1500
(800) 646-6460
nhpco_info@nhpco.org


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
[24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress]
(800) 273-TALK (8255)


National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children, Inc. (POMC)
4960 Ridge Avenue, Suite # 2
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209
(888) 818-7662
natlpomc@pomc.org


The Salvation Army
615 Slaters Lane
PO Box 269
Alexandria, VA 22313


SHARE Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support, Inc.
[For families who have experienced the death of a baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or newborn death]
St. Joseph’s Health Center
300 1st Capitol Dr.
St. Charles, MO 63001
(800) 821-6819
share@nationalshareoffice.com

Wyoming Contact: Tina Dickey
2612 Lodahl Avenue
Gillette, WY 82718
(307) 686-8184


Society of Military Widows
5535 Hempstead Way
Springfield, VA 22151
(703) 750-1342


Sudden Unexplained Death In Childhood (SUDC) Foundation
549 Pompton Avenue, Suite 197
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(800) 620-SUDC (7832)
info@sudc.org


TBI/Tissue Banks International
815 Parks Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21201
(800) 756-4824


Tragedy Assistance Program for
Survivors Inc. (TAPS)

3033 Wilson Blvd. Suite 630
Arlington, VA 22201
(800) 959-TAPS (8277)
(202) 588-8277
info@taps.org


United Cerebral Palsy
1825 K Street NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 776-04006
(800) 872-5827


Wings of Lights Inc.
[A united voice for those whose lives have been touched by aircraft accidents]
16845 N. 29th Ave., Ste 1
Phoenix, AZ 85053
(800) 613-8531

(307) 674-6329

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