Local Grief Support Groups

There are several organizations in the Minot area that have support groups for people who have experienced the death of a loved one.

Grief Share
Grief Share is a Christian grief recovery program that is offered at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church’s lower level on Monday evenings at 6:30 PM. The video seminar is combined with support group discussion of the materials presented during the video. Together we may help ease the burden of grief. All those grieving the loss of a loved one are welcome. Contact Our Lady of Grace at 701-839-6834 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to see dates for the fall schedule.

Hope and Healing After A Death
Presented by Trinity Hospice, "Hope & Healing After A Death" is a series of six programs for people who have experienced the death of a friend or loved one. Sessions will explore the phenomenon of grief, examine the mourning process and identify self-care strategies to promote healing. For more information, please call Trinity Hospice at 857-5083 or toll-free at 1-800-862-0005.

Camp Discovery
Camp Discovery is a camp for children ages 6-14 who have experienced the death of a loved one. Campers enjoy many activities supervised by experienced professionals and Hospice staff. Equally important, they will be able to express and understand their own feelings so they can proceed through the grieving process while under the guidance of professionals. For more information, or for future dates of the camp, please call Trinity Hospice at 857-5083 or toll-free at 1-800-862-0005.

Compassionate Friends
Compassionate Friends is a support group for parents whose children of any age have died. This group meets the 2nd Monday of each month at Trinity Medical Center in the 4 South Conference Room. There is no charge for this group. They also have a newsletter that is mailed monthly. For more information, or to receive the monthly newsletter, please contact Chaplain Cliff Nelson by calling 857-5000 or toll-free at 1-800-862-0005 or JoAnne at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Individual Grief Counseling
Trinity Hospice provides individual grief counseling by appointment only. Grief materials are also available to the community. Please call Trinity Hospice at 857-5083 or toll-free at 1-800-862-0005. The office is located in the Trinity Town & Country building located at 831 South Broadway in Minot.

Beginning Experience of Minot
Beginning Experience is a Christian support group for those suffering the loss of a partner through death, divorce, or separation in a marriage or long term relationship. For more information, or a personal contact, call Marlys at 721-1742 or 839-6155. Teri Hurly may be e-mailed at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Community Professionals
The Minot area has several psychologists and psychiatrists who are available by appointment. Please refer to the appropriate yellow page section.