The Tristesse Center
1709 South Baltimore Ave
Offers a variety of individual and group programs to help those of any age that are grieving. There is a 6-week Grief Support Group for the loss of an infant or toddler on Thursday evening. Coping with the loss of a Child Monday Evenings 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Sessions are $10.00.
Oklahoma State Department of Health / Child Guidance
315 South Utica
Offers one-on one services to children who have lost a parent or sibling. Fees are based on a sliding scale. No one is refused services for inability to pay.
Floral Haven Funeral Home
6500 South 129th East Avenue
P.O. Box 33071
Offers free group services for parents who lose children. Services provided by volunteers.
Family and Children Services
Tulsa, Broken Arrow, Claremore
Grief and Loss Counseling (also provided in Spanish). Meets throughout the year, every second Thursday of each month.
Oklahoma City Area
North Oklahoma City Chapter #1180
Mayflower Congregational Church
3901 NW 63rd Street
Meets 2nd Thursday each month at 7:30 PM.
Oklahoma Family Network
Contact Joni Bruce at (405) 271-5072
Offers one-on-one mentoring for families who’ve experienced the loss of an infant or child with special needs.
Hospice of Oklahoma County
Contact Bob Willis at (405) 848-8884
P.O. Box 258
Edmond, Oklahoma 73083
Call 844-5437, 844-KIDS (5437), 341-3353
Provides a safe and supportive environment for children as they mourn the death of a family member or friend.
3525 NW 56th Street
A support center for children whose lives have been changed by death or divorce.
GriefShare is a special support group for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them. Several churches throughout the Oklahoma City Metro area offer a GriefShare group. Contact the church for group days and times.
New Covenant Christian Church
12000 Rockwell Ave Oklahoma City
Capitol Hill Assembly of God
2400 SW 74th Street
Oklahoma City, 73159
Oklahoma City First Nazarene
4400 NW Expressway
Quail Springs Baptist Church
14613 N. May Ave
Oklahoma City, 73134
(405) 755-9240 or (405) 751-1621
Edmond Church of Christ
801 South Bryant
Church of the Servant
14343 North MacArthur
Northwest Baptist Church
3030 NW 23rd Street
Surrey Hills Baptist Church
12421 N. Mustang Road
Britton Christian Church
922 NW 91st Street
Norman Chapter #1044
Corner of 12th and East Main Street
Community Services Building
North conference room
The Compassionate Friends exists to provide friendship, understanding, and hope to those going through the natural grieving process. Meets the 3rd Tuesday each month.
Contact Shae Keene at (405) 579-8565
Oklahoma Family Network
Contact Joni Bruce at (405) 271-5072 or toll free at (877) 871-5072
Offering one-on-one mentoring for families who’ve experienced the loss of an infant or child.
(Parents Responding to the Infant Death Experience)
Norman Regional Healthplex
Offering support to those who have lost a child during pregnancy or in the first year of life.
Call (405) 613-6642, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
GriefShare is a special support group for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them. Several churches throughout the Norman area offer a GriefShare group. Contact the church for group days and times.
SE 24th and Hwy 9
Contact Mike Garner at (405) 307-1038
Contact the Church at (405) 329-0823
I-35 and Tecumseh Road
Contact Allen Sample at (405) 217-8700
First Baptist Church
301 Ne 27th, Norman
Contact Linda Miller at (405) 793-2600
Alameda Church of Christ
801 East Alameda
Randy Hendrix, Counselor
Meets Wednesdays at 6:30 PM.
There are many Internet resources available to people who are experiencing the pain and sorrow of grief in their lives. Here are a few; you may find others by searching online.
Amanda the Panda
Care for the Family
Children Are A Gift Foundation
The Compassionate Friends
Crisis, Grief, & Healing
Grief Share Recovery Support Groups
Healing Hearts for Bereaved Parents
Healthy Place: America's Mental Health Channel
Hygeia Foundation, Inc. and Institute for Perinatal Loss and Bereavement
Journey of Hearts
M.E.N.D. (Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death)
National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children, Inc.
Open to Hope
Share: Prenancy & Infant Loss Support, Inc.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Other Infant Death Information