Pregnancy & Infant Loss Resources

Miscarriage, Stillbirth, Neonatal Loss, & Grief
Hygeia aka Hope After Loss
March of Dimes
Back in his Arms - Burial Assistance
Earth Mama Baby Angel Baby Loss
Compassionate Friends
Kobacher House
Cap4Kids Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support in Central Ohio
Healing Hearts Baby Loss Grief Resources
First Candle
Loss Doulas International
Exhale ~ After Abortion Talkline

African American Faith-Based Bereavement Initiative (AAFBBI)





BabyWill for a SIDS Free Future

Center for Loss in Multiple Birth (CLIMB)

Centering Corporation

CJ Foundation for SIDS

Connecting Our Paths Eternally (COPE)

Cornerstone of Hope

First Candle

Glow in the Woods

Grieve Out Loud

Helping After Neonatal Death (HAND)


Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance (PLIDA)

Sudden Infant Death (SID) Network of Ohio


General Grief Support Groups Central Ohio Area

Adult Hope & Healing Grief Support Group
Meets once weekly for 10 weeks, call for schedule
Cornerstone of Hope -
A Center for Grieving Children, Teens & Adults
1550 Old Henderson Rd., Suite E-262 Columbus, OH 43220
Phone: 614-824-4285

A general weekly grief group for those coping with the loss of a loved one; teens & adults meet at the same time in separate rooms. Remembrance workshops several times a year. Private counseling, paid for on a sliding fee scale ($10-$60), also available.    ♥


Bagel Bunch: Expressing Emotions, Stages of Loss and Taking Care of Yourself
1st Wednesday of the month, 11:30am-12:30pm
Wexner Heritage Village, Creekside at the Village
2200 Welcome Place, Columbus, OH 43209
Phone: 614-559-0350
Bagels and a professionally run support group in a comfortable and comforting setting.  


Phone: 614-533-6060
Kobacker House - 800 McConnell Dr., Columbus OH 43214
OhioHealth Hospice
1st and 3rd Monday of the month, 7-8:30pm
Men and Grief
twice monthly general group for men explores the ways men can cope with grief. Call to preregister.  • ◘  ♥


Netcare Crisis Hotline
Open 24/7
199 South Central Ave. Columbus, OH 43223
741 East Broad St., Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: 614-276-CARE (2273) If in crisis, press “2.”
Phone: 1-888-276-CARE (2273) If in crisis, press “2.”
A licensed clinician directs callers with mental illness and/or alcohol/drug addiction to the most appropriate support resources. Hotline and walk-in support


“At a Loss” Grief Group
1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6-7:30pm
Syntero Dublin Counseling Center
299 Cramer Creek Court, Dublin, OH 43017
Phone: 614-889-5722
A free support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child. Private counseling billed to Medicaid, private insurance, or paid for on a sliding fee scale (based on available funds) also available.  • ♥


Compassionate Friends Grief Group
2nd Tuesday of the month, 7-9pm
The Compassionate Friends, Central OH Chapter
Ascension Lutheran Church
1479 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH 43229
Phone: 614-882-8986
A peer-led, self-help organization offering support, friendship, understanding, and hope to families grieving the death of a child of any age, from any cause.  • ♥


“Pregnancy After Loss” Support Group
3rd Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30pm
5625 N. High St., Worthington, OH 43085
Phone: 740-971-8264
A peer-led support group for expectant women (and their families/friends) who have experienced a past pregnancy or infant loss.   ◘  ♥


“Pregnancy & Infant Loss” Support Group
1st Tuesday of the month, 7-9pm
OhioHealth Hospice
Kobacker House - 800 McConnell Dr., Columbus, OH 43214
Phone: 614-566-5377
A support group for parents who have lost a baby before, during, or in the first year after birth.  • ◘  ♥


“Seasons for Healing” Family Grief Group
2nd Thursday of the month, 6:30-8pm
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Meeting location at the Center for Family Safety & Healing
655 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: 614-722-5250