Minnesota Long-Term Resources

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Please also visit:



  • MEND
  • The SBD Love Cupboards host various group gatherings, including Sewing Circles
  • The SBD Professional Doulas host various group gatherings, including Birthing Healing retreats and workshops for stillbirthday parents



  • IRIS Groups and additional services
  • Minnesota SID Center
    Ms. Kathleen Fernbach
    Children’s Hospitals & Clinics
    2525 Chicago Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    Phone: 800-732-3812
    Fax: (612) 813-7344
  • STOP-SIDS Minnesota
    Mrs. Trish LaVictoire
    2873 Upper 138th Street
    Rosemont, MN 55068
    Phone: (651) 423-6297
    Fax: (651) 310-2106
  • Bittersweet
    Ms. Barb Schaack
    2308 Skyline Drive
    Bloomington, MN 55442
    Phone: (952) 854-1997
  • A Place to Remember
    Mr. Calvin DeRuyter
    1885 University Ave West, #110
    St Paul, MN 55104
    Phone: (651) 645-7045/ 800-631-0973
    Fax: (651) 645-4780
  • GRACE Support Groups are facilitated by and made available for individuals and couples who have journeyed through infant and pregnancy loss, infertility and adoption.  Missing GRACE Foundation Local Support Groups:
  • Rogers GRACE Support Group (Formerly the Maple Grove Group) Dates: The second and fourth Tuesdays of each month Meets from: 6:30pm to 8:30pm Location: NOW MEETING IN ROGERS! NEW LOCATION! 21370 John Milless Drive Rogers, MN Facilitators: Candy and Stephen McVicar *MGF provides childcare during the meetings. A free will donation towards the childcare fee is appreciated but not required.** Please email or call Candy at 763-497-0709 for details and let us know when you plan to attend one of our meetings and if you need the childcare.  In the support group we have topic led discussions on subjects including: differences in male/female grieving, relationships with friends and family through the grieving journey, coping with holidays/anniversary dates, health issues/concerns, subsequent pregnancy fears, and other related topics.On occasion the group will do an activity that is helpful for the grieving process. (Scrap booking, crafts, video, having a guest speaker, candle light memorial service, etc.)
  • Coon Rapids GRACE Support Group dates: The first Monday of every month Meets from: 6:30 to 8:30pm Location: Faith Lutheran Church 11115 Hanson Blvd. Coon Rapids, MN 55443 (Room assignment varies, please check posted sign at the door) ***We ask that you call ahead if you plan to attend so we know to expect you and can plan accordingly. Candy McVicar 763-497-0709 Facilitators: Candy McVicar and Kara Foner, RN
    For more information about the Coon Rapids group contact: Mercy-Unity Hospital 763-757-4452 Or Missing GRACE Foundation Candy McVicar, Founder and Executive director, 763-497-0709.
  • Bradshaw Grief Resource Center Support Groups
    Several support groups offered through Bradshaw Grief Resource Center.


Books, Websites and More:

Please be sure to visit the immediate emotional health resources that include crisis hotlines, websites, and books on bereavement.


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