Camp Hope Weekend Camp for Grieving Children & Teenangers
The camp is available twice a year and is located in central Wisconsin at the Lion's Camp. These weekend retreats provide one on one grief counseling and therapeutic activities for children ages 6-16 who have experienced the loss of a parent, sibling, grandparent, or friend. These retreats are at no cost to the campers.
If you would like to speak so someone about your grief, please contact:
The Grief Center: 715-847-2703 or Toll Free 866-331-2467
The following is a listing of grief support opportunities through The Grief Center. Please contact the Grief Center regarding specific dates and times the following groups meet. For additional information regarding programs, please call the person listed as the contact below. If there is not a name listed, please contact the Grief Center at 715-845-4159
GriefShare is an educational/support group that will help you learn and heal following the loss of someone close to you. It features a video series that shares insights on grief recovery topics through a Christian perspective and allows time for sharing among participants. Join others, whether your loss is recent or in years past as you travel the journey of grief recovery and healing. Groups are scheduled based on interest.
Groups meet at the following churches, where you may call for more information:
Trinity Lutheran Call 715-842-0769 for more information.
St. Anne Parish Call 715-849-3930 for more information.
Ascension/Ministry Home Care and Hospice Services
Grief Support Groups
Sponsored by Ministry Home Care. Contact number: 800-398-1297
Loss of Spouse Support Group (L.O.S.S.) Loss of Spouse Support Group is a six week structured support group that brings together people who have experienced a similar life changing event (death of a spouse or significant other). This support group assists survivors by helping them to recognize, accept and learn that no one can control or explain death. Death ends physical life, but not the memories and love.
Wausau Ministry Home Care 2600 Stewart Avenue in Wausau
Call 800-398-1297 for more information.
Patchwork at St. Paul's United Church of Christ
Join us as we support each other after a recent loss
St. Paul's Community Center 319 4th Street Wausau, WI 54403 715-842-3733
Please call the church office for a schedule of meeting dates.
Survivors of Suicide Support Group Compassion, Support, Understanding
Third Tuesday of Each Month 7:00 p.m.
Northcentral Technical College Center for Business and Industry West Campus Drive, Wausau
Faith in Action
Faith in Action provides many helpful resources in our community. Their mission is to help residents age 60 and over to remain independent in their homes for as long as safely possible. They provide grocery delivery, transportation to medical and non-medical appointments, such as grocery shopping, all services are provided FREE of charge. They also provide companionship opportunities for those who wish for interaction with others such as card games, etc. Call 715-848-8783