National Suicide Prevention LifeLine

1-800-273-TALK (8255)



Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Groups


If you have lost a loved one to suicide, it can be a relief and a healing experience to talk openly with fellow suicide loss survivors about what you’ve lived through.


WCSPC lists support groups as a public service and does not run, recommend, endorse, or fund any of the listed groups.  Before attending the support group listed here, please contact the facilitator to confirm that all of the information provided is up-to-date.


Suicide Survivors Support Group

  Zepf Center

  221 S. Church St. Suite 200  Bowling Green, OH

  2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 6:00 pm

  Contact Kaitlyn Pennington 419-373-6560 or
  419-841-7701 ext. 9013

Survivors of Suicide Support Group

  NAMI Greater Toledo  
  2753 W. Central Avenue, Toledo, OH
  1st Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm
  Contact 419-243-1119

Survivors of Suicide Bereavement Group

   All Saints Lutheran Church

   5445 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo, OH

   3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm

   Contact Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

   (Facilitator Lacey Betchtel) 419-243-9178



Young Adult & Children Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group

   Sylvania, OH

    Contact Joeie Rex for more information 440-296-0493



Persons Affected by a Loved Ones Suicide

   Blanchard Valley Hospital (2nd Floor, above the E.R.)

   1900 South Main Street Findlay, OH

   4th Thursday of the month at 7:00pm

   Contact Nancy Stephani 419-422-3711




Other Support Groups:

NAMI Connection is a recovery support group program for adults living with mental illness. This group will provide respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. This relaxed approach can support you as you share the challenges and success of coping with mental illness.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group

541 W. Wooster, 2nd Floor, Bowling Green, OH

Held weekly on Wednesdays 12:00-1:30pm

Contact NAMI 419-352-0626


The Wood County Suicide Prevention Coalition is funded by The Wood County Alcohol Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board and local community donations.


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