We need not walk alone.

We Are The Compassionate Friends

About Us

Our Team


See Edie for "contact info";

Our History


See Edie for a brief history of "the Chapter"

Our Mission


You Are Not Alone

When your child has died, suddenly it seems like all meaning has been  drained from your life. When you wake in the morning, it’s difficult to  get out of bed, much less live a “normal” life. All that was right with  the world now seems wrong and you’re wondering when, or if, you’ll ever  feel better.

We’ve been there ourselves and understand some of the pain you are  feeling right now. We are truly glad that you have found us but  profoundly saddened by the reason. We know that you are trying to find  your way in a bewildering experience for which no one can truly be  prepared.

When you’re newly bereaved, suddenly you find yourself on an  emotional roller-coaster where you have no idea what to expect next.  Here are thoughts on some of what you may be experiencing or feeling  (many of these will apply to bereaved siblings and grandparents):

Stay in Touch

Sign up to hear from us about our local events and meetings.

Calendar of Events

No upcoming events.