More Support Groups
(Offering loss of spouse, child, parent and children's groups)
Comprehensive Community Hospice, New Hyde Park
Contact: Lorraine Fitzgerald, LCSW (516)586-1514
Good Shepherd Hospice, Nassau and Suffolk locations
Contact: Maribeth McKeever, LCSW (631)828-7628
Hospice Care Network, Nassau, Suffolk and Queens locations
Woodbury-(516)832-7100; Bayshore-(631)666-6863; and
Fresh Meadows-(718)939-2273
Cohen Children's Hospital, Center for HOPE, Lake Success
Contact: Susan Thomas, LCSW, (516)216-5194
Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice of Suffolk, East Northport
Contact: Lorrette Ayers, LMSW (631)930-9316

LOSS OF BABY (misscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death)

1st Fri., Guardian Angel Perinatal Support Group
St. Kilian Parish, Farmingdale, 7:30 pm
Contact Martha Weiss (516) 249-3314
2nd Tues., Perinatal Support Group
Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip, 6:30-8:00 pm
Contact: (631)376-4444
3rd Thurs., Perinatal Support Group
St. Mary Parish, East Islip, 7:30-9:00 pm
Contact: Gini Andles (631)277-1754 or
Eileen Penny (631) 374-3235


Every Other Mon., "You're Not Alone"
St. Anthony Parish, East Northport, 7 pm
Contact: Pat and Bob Karpowitz (631)266-2656
2nd Wed., L.I. Survivors of Suicide
Temple Emanuel, New Hyde Park, 7:30pm
Contact: Beverly and Bill Feigelman (718)380-8205
4th Wed., A Place for Hope
St. Rose of Lima Parish, Massapequa, 7:30 pm
Contact: Anne Marie Maiorana (516)868-1576
2nd Thurs., St Catherine of Sienna Hospital
Smithtown, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Contact: Dorothy Raniolo, LMSW or
Rachelle Warren, LMSW (631)862-3634
Every Thurs., Suicide Group, 6:00-7:30 pm
Brookhaven Medical Center Hospice, Patchogue
Contact: (631)687-2960


2nd Sun., Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)
Mather Hospital, Port Jefferson, 2-4 pm
Contact: Kathy (631) 949-5371 or June (631) 384-5240