Roper & Sons Grief Support Groups
We offer three different types of grief support groups each month at our Lincoln facility. You are welcome to attend any of the groups that you feel best fit your needs.
Groups meet on Sundays from 2 ~ 3:30 p.m. at 4300 O Street, Lincoln, NE
Contact the funeral home at 402-476-1225 for further details.
Community Grief Resources
The following are programs that are available throughout the Lincoln, NE community. While we make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this list, we encourage you to contact the organization prior to attending.
Educational programs, compassionate services, access to resources and support for research, support groups, financial assistance to families for respite care, monthly newsletter, speakers’ bureau, advocacy and influencing public policy, in-service training, educational materials, including access to national Alzheimer’s library.
(800) 487-2585 Toll Free
AseraCare Hospice Grief Support Groups
Programs include young widow/widowers group, adults who have lost a parent, and three week summer program
Contact AseraCare Lincoln for more details on available groups
Exclusively a telephone grief support group for people who have lost a newborn child through death or miscarriage.
The Cancer Resource Center
A caring resource for people facing cancer. For those newly diagnosed, going through treatment, or going through recurrence.
A clearinghouse of adult and children’s books and pamphlets concerning grief of any type (miscarriages, death, divorce, etc.) Free catalog available. (402) 553-1200
Located in Omaha, will mail resources
Adult grief sessions for both members and non-members. Contact Christ’s Place for further details.
Compassionate Friends of Lincoln
Support for those who have suffered the loss of a child
Contact Mary Lentini
Grief support in the Omaha metro area for children ages 3-18
7811 Farnam Drive
Omaha, NE 68114
Grief Recovery Workshop
Sponsored by First-Plymouth Church, 20th & D Street in Lincoln. Contact Addie for details
First Evangelical Free Church
Lincoln Berean Church
Healing Hearts/Catholic Social Services
Contact the Family Life Office of Catholic Social Services for details
HealthConnect at Home/St. Elizabeth's Hospice
Contact Kay Olson
Six week sessions designed for adults who have lost a loved one
HOPE (Helping Other Parents Endure)
Support for parents who have lost their baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or SIDS.
Contact (402) 477-0857 for details
Contact Horisun for details
Journey Through Living, LLC
Visit www.journeythroughliving.com for workshop descriptions
For children and youth and their families dealing with grief. Families remain in program until they feel ready to leave. This free support group is led by trained volunteers and professionals. A lending library is also available. Visit www.mourninghope.org for a list of programs, services and events.
Nebraska Survivor Outreach Services
Provides dedicated and comprehensive support to survivors of deceased soldiers
Contact Krystyn (402) 309-7434 (office), (402) 416-2064 (cell)
Randy (402) 309-7466 (office), (402) 578-2514 (cell)
Pathways to Compassion Hospice
For families of hospice care patients and the general public, offered in five week sessions. For information contact Anna Burkey
Post-abortion counseling and listening. Post-abortion trauma and healing support.
Ray of Hope
Support group for people who have survived after someone has died from suicide.
Meets first and third Mondays of every month at 7 pm.
Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church
40th and "C" Streets
Lincoln, NE 68510
Remembering Our Children
Support for families who have lost children of any age
Contact (402) 477-0857 for details
Offering several programs monthly, contact the church for details
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church Grief Support Group
Support group for people grieving over any significant loss, open to the public, contact St. Mark’s for details
Tabitha Bereavement Support
Offering a variety of programs, contact Tabitha Healthcare for information
Ted E. Bear Hollow
Support groups for children ages 3-18 and their families. Visit www.tedebearhollow.org for information about programs and events.
Widow to Widow Support
First Plymouth Church
Contact the church for details