Suicide Survivor Support Group Directory


NEW JERSEY

Atlantic City, NJ
Heartbreak To Healing
Contact Person: Dolores
(609) 345-3230
[email protected]
Meeting Location:  Contact for details.
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time:  Contact for details.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Barrington, NJ
Family and Friends of Suicides
Contact Person: Gail Dohrn
(856) 858-7044
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Barrington Municipal Building
229 W. Trenton Ave, 2nd Floor
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Tuesday of every month
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Brant Beach, NJ
Survivor Support Group
Contact Person: Jo and Roger Vennewald
(609) 361-7608
Meeting Location: St. Francis Community Center, Brant Beach, NJ
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Thursday of every month, 7:30 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Brick, NJ
SOS Support Group
Contact Person: Dave Thelen
(732) 833-1736
[email protected]
Meeting Location:  Ocean Medical Center
425 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Wednesday of every month, 7:30 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Bridgewater, NJ
Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group
Website: www.thejohncharitable.org
Contact Person:  Augusta Santos
(908) 707-1699
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Somerset County Library
1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: Mondays or Tuesdays (Call for more details.)
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Bridgewater, NJ
Teen S.O.S. Group
This group is for suicide survivors of ages 12 -18 ONLY.
Parents and participants must sign a permission form to attend.
Please email for the form ahead of time and then bring the form with you to the meeting.
Contact Person:  Jill Selbo
(732) 261-0209
[email protected]
Leslie Frey
(516) 361-2401
[email protected]
Meeting Location:  Richard Hall
500 North Bridge Street, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: Call for details.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None

Cape May Court House, NJ
Cape Counseling Services Suicide Survivors Support Group
Website: http://capecounseling.org
Contact Person:  Ila Keiner, LCSW
(609) 465-4100
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Cape Counseling Services - Outpatient Services
128 Crest Haven Road Building A, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None

Dumont, NJ
Survivors After Suicide - Dumont
Vantage Center
(201) 385-4400 x3020
Vicky Simpson
(201) 848-6080
Amy Kritzer
(973) 978-3957
Meeting Location: Vantage Health System
2 Park Avenue, Dumont, NJ 07628
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month, 7:15-8:45 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None, but donations are accepted

Florham Park, NJ
Left Behind
Contact Person: Vicki Duffy
(973) 224-4144
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Left Behind
Launching Point, 37 Vreeland Road, 2nd Floor
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st Monday of the month as needed
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None, but donations are accepted.

Hackettstown, NJ
Support Group Meeting
Suicide Survivors Support Group
Contact Person: Paula Field-Nichols
(908) 674-0327
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Trinity Church
213 Main Street (Upper Room), Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st Wed of every month, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer and Professional
Fee: None

Holmdel, NJ
Survivors Support Group
Contact Person:  Peggy Farrell
(732) 462-5267
Meeting Location:  Bayshore Community Hospital
727 N. Beers St., Conference Room A, Holmdel, NJ 07733
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd Tuesday of every month, 7:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None

Lakewood, NJ
Survivors of Suicide, Psychiatric Emergency Services
Kimball Medical Center
Contact Person:  Jim Romer
(732) 886-4475
Meeting Location: Center for Healthy Living
198 Prospect Street, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 3rd Tuesday of every month, 7:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None
Note: County Crisis staff responds to scene and homes of survivors to meet with families and encourage group participation. Ocean County only.

Madison, NJ
Survivors of Suicide - Madison
Website:  http://www.sosmadison.com
Contact Person:  Jack Klingert
(908) 605-0325
[email protected]
Meeting Location:
Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Medford, New Jersey
Helping Hand Grief Support
Contact Person: George and Wanda Stein
(609) 953-7333 Ext. 309
[email protected]
Meeting Location:  Fellowship Alliance Chapel
199 Church Road, Medford, New Jersey 08055
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time:  Every Monday Night, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None

Newark, NJ
Survivor of Suicide Loss Support Group for Portuguese Speakers
Website:  www.thejohncharitable.org
Contact Person:  M. Augusta Santos
(908) 707-1699
[email protected]
Meeting Location:  Portuguese Sport Club
55 Prospect Street, Newark, NJ 07105
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 3rd Thursday every month
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Pennington, NJ
Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group
Contact Person: Daniel B. Casselberry, BA, M Div
(609) 306-6403
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Pennington United Methodist Church
60 South Main Street, Pennington, NJ 08534
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 3rd Wednesday of every month, 7:30 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: No

Piscataway, NJ
Survivors of Suicide
Contact Person:  Peggy Farrell
(732) 462-5267
Meeting Location: University Behavioral Health Care
671 Hoes Lane, D 201, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 3rd Monday of every month, 7:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer/Professional
Fee: None

Toms River, NJ
Parent Survivors of Suicide
Contact Person:  Mary Ann deGorgue, Administrator
(732) 350-4306
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Building at Children's Memorial Garden Winding River Park
Toms River, NJ 08754
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st Tuesday of each month, 6:45 p.m.
(before Compassionate Friends Meeting)
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None

Verona, NJ
Life After Loss: A Suicide Loss Support Group
Support Group Meeting
Contact Person:  Marcia Solkoff Eskin
(973) 731-8067
[email protected]
Meeting Location: Congregation Beth Ahm of West Essex
56 Grove Avenue, Verona, NJ 07044
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 4th Monday of every month, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Peer
Fee: None