Helping Parents Heal - Australia/New Zealand Moving Forward After Suicide
An online support group for parents and close family who have lost a child to suicide. We provide a safe space to share and receive support from others with lived experience and provide a shared healing journey.
A peer support group for people bereaved by suicide. All welcome. Solace meets regularly, on the second Saturday of every month from 9.30am to 12 midday. Solace also holds an annual candle lighting ceremony in November.
Phone: Mark Wilson: 021 998 949 or Robyn Duffy 09 425 6750
Upcoming Waves Groups in the Auckland area:
Next group TBC. To register interest in attending or for more information, contact:
You are most welcome to come along and be part of this supportive group and/or receive our monthly newsletter. We also offer WAVES which is a grief education programme that aims to support adults bereaved by suicide in their understanding and management of grief and development of resilience. Subsidised one-on-one counselling is also available. Please phone for further details.
Grief group for men and young men. This group is for all types of grief, including suicide loss.
Address: Flaxmere, Hawkes Bay Phone: Lynsey Abbott on 022 0805736 or Haira Abbott on 022 0368796
STAROS - Hawke's Bay Affected by Suicide Support Group
Facilitated group enabling those affected by suicide to talk and share freely with others similarly affected by suicide and ways to manage the impact it has on their lives. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
A peer support group for adults bereaved by suicide. All welcome. We meet fortnightly on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month from 7-9pm in the Youth Room at the Newlands Community Centre.
Phone or text: Nerys 027 340 8579 or Shelley 027 454 8558 to confirm our next meeting date, or if you have any questions. Email: Shelley Brunskill-Matson at firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: (search Suicide Loss Support Group, Wellington).
West Coast Suicide Loss Group
Meeting monthly and alternating between Greymouth and Hokitika for shared activities. For details please phone Ian and Bronwyn Gray.
The group meets at 6.30pm on the first Friday of every month for shared activities such as walks and pot luck meals.
Phone: 03 762 5812
West Coast Waves Group
Next group TBC. To register interest in attending or for more information, contact Debbie Cogger or Annabel Gosset: