Local Support Groups

These free groups are sponsored by Wm. Sullivan and Son Funeral Directors and are open to anyone grieving the death of a loved one: 

Macomb County: "Walk With Me"

This grief group is a safe place for you to cry and shed your tears of tribute to your loved one. We meet at Trinity Family Counseling Center, 45445 Mound Rd, Shelby Township, MI  for six sessions each season and is led by trained grief counselors. For information and registration please call (586) 254-3663

  • Group will begin June 23rd at our Shelby Township location.

    Social Distancing protocols are in place.

    We request that each attendee please wear a mask.

    Dates: June 23, July 7, 14, 28, August 11, 25 ; Tuesdays, 7-9 pm

    Call to register: 586-254-3663, ext. #1

    Group size is limited. 

Oakland County: "Safe Harbor" 

This grief group is an opportunity to learn about the grief process while gaining the support, caring and comfort of others. Join us as we journey through loss together. We meet every other Thursday, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at 3233 Coolidge Highway, Berkley, MI. This group is led by Susan Varady, LMSW. For information and registration please call (248) 591-7006

Dates for the 2020 series : ***Dates subject to change. Please call to confirmDue to the COVID 19 pandemic our regular schedule for the "Safe Harbor" grief group is on hold. Please call Sue Varady for updates. (248) 591-7006
  • Summer:  July 9, 23; August 6, 20; September 10, 24
  • Fall:  October 8, 22; November 5, 19; December 3, 17

Topics include:
  • Grief is a Process: Am I going Crazy? 
  • Will this pain ever end? Do I want it to?
  •  Finding your New Normal
  •  Special Days and Holidays
  •  Memories