Buddy's Place: Program Schedule & 8 Week Spring Session Registration

Buddy's Place Spring Program


8 Week Session Begins April 2nd - Registration is open!

Buddy's Place is a family based children's grief support program for families with children ages 4-18 who have experienced the death of a someone important in their life, such as a parent, sibling, grandparent, or friend. The Monthly Gatherings and 8 Week Session are free to the families who attend.

Spring 8 Week Session - begins on April 2nd

The 8 Week Session is a family-based bereavement support group that provides support and grief education. It meets for 8 consecutive Tuesday evenings in Western Springs from 6:15pm - 7:30pm. (April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21)


Buddy's Place offers a monthly family support group that meets on the 2nd Monday of every month, including the summer. All groups meet from 6:15pm - 7:30pm.

The dates for the 2019 Spring Monthly Gatherings are:

· Monday, Mach 11th

· Monday, April 8th

· Monday, May 13th

· Monday , June 10t

There is no cost to participate in Buddy's Place however registration is required.

Additional information on Buddy's Place can be found at on the Buddy's Place webpage and grief resources can be found on our Pinterest board.

Please feel free to post or share with those that may be interested in our programs. Families should call Michelle Halm at 708.995.3750 or send an email to buddysplace@pchcares.org to register or for more inforamtion.


Michelle Halm, M.A., M.Ed.

Director of Buddy's Place, a program of Pillars Community Health