Bereaved Parents USA Chapter

Alabama

Baldwin County Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Amy Lenhard, Chapter Leader

(251) 223-7270

Email

Alaska

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Arizona

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Arkansas

Baxter County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader Leann J. McGovern

227 Shalom Park Dr. PO Box 825
Salem, AR 72576

870-405-5763 phone
E-mail

Meeting Information:

2nd Tuesday of each month

Time: 5:30 pm

Donald W Reynolds Library
300 Library Hill
Mountain Home, AR 72653


Central Arkansas Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leaders Debby & Kevin Hunsaker

29 Neal Cove
Bryant, Arkansas 72022

501-681-1464

Email
Web Site

Meeting Information:

3rd Monday of the month 7:00pm

First Church of the Nazarene
Fellowship Hall
1200 North Mississippi Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72207


Conway Arkansas Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Flora Salyers

605 South Baridon
Conway, AR  72034

Meeting Information:

3rd Monday of the month (except May)

6:00 to 7:30 followed by social hour
McGee Center
(small meeting room)

3800 College Ave
Conway, AR 72034


The North of The Arkansas River Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Becky Russell, Chapter Leaders

8226 Centennial Rd.
Jacksonville, AR 72076-9650,

(501) 831-5200

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

2nd Thursday of each month

Time: 6:00 – 7:45 pm

Baptist Health Hospital
3333 Springhill Rd., Conf. Room 1
North Little Rock, AR 72116


Northwest AR Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Christina Aplin, Chapter Leaders

1502 Christy Dr., Apt. C
Springdale, AR 72764

(479) 721-1837

Email

Meeting Information:

2nd Thursday of each month

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
United Way Building, Community Room
100 Parkwood St.
Lowell, AR 72745


South Central Arkansas Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Mike Rima, Chapter Leader

P.O. Box 23044
Hot Springs, AR 71903

(501) 627-8585

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

1st Tuesday of the month

Time: 6:00-9:00pm

Leonard Street Baptist Church
625 Leonard Street
Hot Springs, Arkansas 71913


Western Arkansas Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader Toni Holohan

1110 North 9th Street
Van Buren AR 72956

(479) 474-9773 phone
(479) 420-9634 cell

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

3rd Thursday of the month

Time: 6:00pm

Donald W. Reynolds Cancer
Support House
3324 South M Street
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903

California

Aguanga/Anza Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Linda Hardee, Chapter Leader

41909 Lakeshore Blvd.
Aguanga, CA 92536

951-551-2826

Email

Meeting Information:

2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month
Time: 6:00 pm Meeting

LRE Community Center
41610 Lakeshore Blvd.
Aguanga, CA 92536


Sacramento-South Placer County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Marchelle Meyer
16611 North Highway 88, 
Lodi, CA  95240.  

Meeting Information:

1st Thursday of each month.

Time: 6:30 pm

Call for meeting location


San Diego North Inland Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Kathleen Stark, Chapter Leader

15385 Crestview Ct
Poway CA 92064

(619) 994-3010 cell

Email
Website
Facebook

Meeting Information:

4th Thursday of the month
(Except November & December,
which will be 3rd Thursday)

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm Meeting

St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church
16275 Pomerado Road
Poway, CA 92064

Conference Room
Located in upper parking lot

Colorado

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Connecticut

Connecticut Shoreline Chapter of BPUSA

Chapter Contact Information:

Vanessa Pentz

16 Shore Grove Dr.
Clinton, CT 06413

(203) 645-6665

Email

Meeting Information:

1st Saturday of each month

Time: 7:00 pm

Alternative Health Alliance
22B North High St.
Clinton, CT 06413


Litchfield County, CT Chapter of BPUSA

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader - Laura Matthews

47 Albany St.
Torrington, CT 06790

(860) 801-1999

Email

Meeting Information:

4th Wednesday of each month

Time: 6:30 pm

Brooker Memorial

2nd Floor Boardroom

157 Litchfield St.

Torrington, CT 06790

Delaware

Delaware Families Chapter

Chapter Leader: Judy Campbell

PO Box 8167
Wilmington, DE 19803
Meeting information:
2nd Wednesday of each month
7 - 8:30 P.M.
Brandywine Hundred Library
Multi-Purpose Room A
Florida

Santa Rosa County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Jennifer Howard, Chapter Leader

6552 Berryhill Rd
Milton, FL 32570

(850) 564-4414

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

2nd Thursday of the month

Time: 7:00pm

at Jennifer’s home:
6552 Berryhill Rd
Milton FL 32570


Tampa Bay Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Post Office Box 7034
Brandon, FL  33508

Chapter Leaders
Debbie Nemitz: (813) 501-9567
Lori Scragg: (813) 361-2946

E-Mail
Web Site

Meeting Information (Regular Evening Meeting)
2nd Sunday of the Month
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Medical Arts Building Auditorium
Call Debbie Nemitz at (813) 501-9567 for directions or information


Riverview/Gibsonton/Brandon areas – Daytime

Chapter Contact Information:

Facilitator:Debbie Nemitz

(813) 501-9567

Meeting Information:

Second Friday of the month

Time: 10 am to Noon

First United Methodist Church
120 N Knights Ave, Brandon, FL 33510
(the meeting is across the street from church in the church office bldg)


Riverview/Gibsonton/Brandon – Evening

Chapter Contact Information:

Facilitator: Charles L’Homme

(813) 335-7628

Meeting Information:

Last Thursday of the month

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

First United Methodist Church
120 N Knights Ave, Brandon, FL 33510
(the meeting is across the street from church in the church office bldg)

Please call Debbie Nemitz (813) 501-9567
for information or directions

Georgia

Heart of Georgia Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Jodie Rigby

646 Ivy Brook Way

Macon, GA 31210

(478) 334-4677

Email

Massachusetts

Lynn/NE Region, MA Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader - Muriel Clement

14 Mount Vernon St., #1
Lynn, MA 01901

617-529-8686

Email

Meeting Information:

4th Wednesday of the month

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Lynn Community Health Center
269 Union St
Lynn, MA 01901

Please call or email to confirm meeting details.

Michigan

Macomb County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Christine DeClerck

45290 Grant Park
Utica, MI 48317

586-770-7746

Website

Email

Meeting Information:

1st Thursday of each month

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Washington Twp Senior Center
57880 Van Dyke
Washington Twp, Michigan 48318

Minnesota

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Mississippi

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Missouri

Four States Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Misti Atteberry, Chapter Leader

9152 Gum Rd
Carthage, MO 64836

417-359-8240

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

1st Tuesday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

Community of Christ Church,
1212 Goetz Blvd.
Joplin, MO 64801


St. Louis Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Patrick Dodd

1201 Sunset Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63117

314-575-4178

Email

Meeting Information:

(314) 853-7925

Web Site – for more info on meeting
locations and topics


St. Peters/St. Charles County Group

Chapter Contact Information:

Mike & Jeanne Francisco

(636) 947-9403

Siblings Meeting Info

Meeting Information:

1st Thursday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

Knights of Columbus Hall
5701 Highway N
Cottleville, MO 63304


West County Group

Chapter Contact Information:

Faciliator: Jacque Glaeser

(636) 394-3122

Meeting Information:

4th Tuesday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

Congregation Shaare Emeth
11645 Ladue Road
(corner of Ballas & Ladue)
St. Louis, MO 63141

Montana

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Nebraska

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Nevada

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

New Hampshire

Rockingham-Essex County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Beth Hendershot, Chapter Leader

276 Main Street
Sandown, NH 03873

(603) 887-4302

E-mail

Meeting Information:

The first Tuesday of the month.

Time: 7:00pm

at the Atkinson Community Center
4 Main Street
Atkinson, NH 03811

New Jersey

Essex County NJ Bereaved Sibling Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Sarah Kravits, Leader

276 Gregory Avenue
West Orange, NJ 07052

973-946-2588

E-mail

Meeting Information:

2nd Sunday of the month

Time: 7:00 p.m.

NJ Acupuncture Wellness, Massage & Fertility Center
70 Park St
Montclair, NJ 07042

South Dakota

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Tennessee

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Texas

Frisco Chapter

Chapter Contact Information: 

Sonya Revels

3602 Evita Dr.

Frisco, TX 75034

(404) 790-4012

Email

Meeting Information:

3rd Tuesday of the month

7:00pm

Frisco Public Library

6101 Frisco Square Blvd.

Frisco, TX 75034

Utah

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Vermont

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Virginia

Northern Virginia Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Jodi Norman

539 Harrison Circle
Locust Grove, VA 22508

Chapter Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 7675
Woodbridge, VA 22195

(703) 656-6999

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

Caring and Sharing Support Meetings

2nd Sunday of the month

Time: 3:00 pm

First United Presbyterian Church
14391 Minnieville Road
Woodbridge, VA 22193

Washington

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

West Virginia

Eastern Panhandle Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leaders: Cindy & Bob Evarts

12107 Back Creek Valley Rd
Hedgesville, WV 25427

(304) 754-4936

Cindy Evarts’ Email
Bob Evarts’ Email

Meeting Information:

3rd Monday of each month

Time: 7:00 pm

Hospice of the Panhandle
330 Hospice Lane
Martinsburg, WV

Please contact Cindy at 304-582-7702 for directions or with any meeting questions or contact the Hospice of the Panhandle for directions.


North Central Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leaders: Matthew & Melanie Groves

(304) 842-1916

E-mail

Wisconsin

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Wyoming

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Hawaii

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Idaho

Coeur d’Alene Outreach Chapter 

Chapter Contact Information:

PO Box 3504

Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816

Kathy Beck

(208) 773-5684

Email

Illinois

Champaign-Urbana

Chapter Contact Information:

Jane Pica, Chapter Leader

2521 Pinehurst Drive
Champaign, IL 61822

217-373-1321

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

2nd Sunday of the month

Time: 4:30 pm

Stephens Family YMCA
2501 Fields Drive South
Champaign, Illinois 61822


Chicagoland Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Eleanor Byrne & Sally Yarberry

PO Box 320
Western Springs, IL 60558

708-560-0393

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

First Tuesday of each month

Time: 7:00 pm

Western Springs Congregational Church
1106 Chestnut Street
Western Springs, IL 60558


Jacksonville Area Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Nancy Bork

(217) 473-8112 cell
(217) 243-0429 home

E-mail


Little Egypt Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Mona Shemwell

(618) 889-0162

E-mail


Quincy Area Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader, Jeff Steinkamp

300 Lincoln Hill NW
Quincy, IL 62301

(217) 430-2936

E-mail

Meeting Information:

2nd Thursday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

Blessing Hospital
11th & Broadway
Quincy, IL 62301


Southern Illinois

Chapter Contact Information:

Linda D Mlot

12750 E Violet Rd
Mt Vernon, IL 62864

(618) 315-9702 cell
(618) 266-7004 home

Website

Email

Meeting Information:

2nd Sunday of the month

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
3205 Broadway
Mt. Vernon, Illinois 62864


Springfield Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Morris Alwardt, Chapter Leader
Phone: 217-691-8578

Po Box 914
Springfield IL 62705

E-mail

Meeting Information:

Second Wednesday of month
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

Douglas United Methodist Church
501 S. Douglas Ave
Springfield, IL

Indiana

Greene County Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Karen Hurst, Chapter Leader

(812)-361-5146

Email

Iowa

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Kansas

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Kentucky

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Louisiana

Cenla Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Becky Watkins, Chapter Leader

212 Evanridge Street
Alexandria, LA 71302

(318) 730-6780

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

1st Monday of the month

Time: 6:30 pm

Christus Cabrini Mediplex

3330 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA 71301

Maine

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Maryland

Anne Arundel County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Carol Tomaszewski

P.O. Box 6280
Annapolis, Maryland  21401-0280

E-Mail
Web Site

Meeting Information:

1st Thursday of the month

Time: 7:15 pm

Calvary United Methodist Church
Rowe Boulevard
Annapolis, Maryland 21401


Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Bill Lyon

P.O. Box 625
Brooklandville, MD 21022-0625

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

(410) 321-7053


Lutherville Group

Chapter Contact Information:

Baltimore and Baltimore County

(Contact the Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter for information)

Meeting Information:

1st Sunday of the month

Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm

St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
in the lounge at Spangler Hall

1609 Kurtz Avenue
Lutherville 21093


Columbia Group

Chapter Contact Information:

Howard County

(Contact the Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter for information)

Meeting Information:

Time: 8:00 – 9:30 pm

Third Wednesday of the month
First Presbyterian Church of Howard County
9325 Presbyterian Circle
Columbia, MD


Bel Air Group

Chapter Contact Information:

(Harford and Cecil Counties)

(Contact the Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter for information)

Meeting Information:

2nd Thursday of the month

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm

St. Ignatius Church Parish Center
533 E. Jarrettsville Rd.
Forest Hill, MD


St. Mary’s County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Patria Kimler, Chapter Leader

22449 Greenview Pkwy
Great Mills, MD  20634

240-895-0129

Email

Meeting Information:

2nd Wednesday of each month

Time: 6:00pm

Town Creek Professional Center

22776 Three Notch Rd. Suite 202
Lexington Park, MD  20653

New Mexico

Southern New Mexico Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Sylvia Durcholz-Wilhelm

575-680-0878

Email

New York

Buffalo Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Shannon Spruill

1225 George Urban Blvd.
Cheektowaga, NY 14225

(716) 936-2547

Email
Website

4th Thursday of the month 
7pm to 8pm
Gloria J Parks Community Center
3242 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214


Mid Hudson Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Kathy Corrigan, Leader

5 Vanek Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

(845) 462-2825

Email
Website

Meeting Information:

First Thursday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie
10 Children’s Way
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601


Western New York Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Tony & Bernie Misita

89 Lordan Drive
Cheektowaga, New York 14227

(716) 675-3844

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

2nd Friday of the month

Time: 7:30pm

Wilson Support Center, Inc.
150 Bennett Road
Cheektowaga, NY 14227


Suffolk County, NY Chapter of BPUSA

Chapter Contact Information:

Phyllis Schaeffer-Jackson

126 Patchogue Ave.
Patchogue, NY 11772

(516) 445-7725

Email

Meeting Information:

3rd Monday of each month

Time: 7:30 pm

St. Pauls's Episcopal Church
31 Rider Ave.
Patchogue, NY 11772

North Carolina

Central NC Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Chapter Leader: Carolyn Zahnow

105 River Watch Lane
Youngsville, NC 27596

(919) 368-6286

E-mail

Meeting Information:

First Thursday of the month

Time:7:00 pm

St. John’s Church
830 Durham Rd
Wake Forest, NC 27587


Wilson NC Satellite

Chapter Contact Information:

(919) 368-6286

E-mail

Meeting Information:

4th Monday of the month

West Nash Methodist Church

2200 N.W. Nash St

Wilson, NC

Time: 7:00 pm


Cary NC Satellite

Chapter Contact Information:

(919) 368-6286

E-mail

Meeting Information:

3rd Wednesday of every month

Greenwood Forest Baptist Church

110 SE Maynard Rd.

Cary, NC

Time: 7:00 pm


Youngsville NC Satellite

Chapter Leader: Wanda Hinnant or Carolyn Zahnow

315 E Main St.

Youngsville NC

Meeting Information:

3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm

(919) 368-6286 : Carolyn Zahnow

(919) 218-5546 : Wanda Hinnant

E-mail

North Dakota

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Ohio

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Oklahoma

Central Oklahoma Outreach Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Dana Wigington

345816 E Forrest Dr.

Chandler, OK 74834

(405) 258-6618

Email

Oregon

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

Pennsylvania

Delaware County Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Carol Casey

410 Sean Lane
Aston, Pa 19014

610-742-3079

Email

Meeting Information:

1st Monday of the month and
3rd Tuesday of the month
7:00pm, doors open at 6:30pm

A separate sibling support group meets on the same nights and times independent of the parents group.
Riddle Memorial Hospital

Administrative Annex
Conference Room # 1

1068 West Baltimore Pike
Media, Pa 19063


Luzerne County of NE PA Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Linda Lou DeAndrea, Chapter Leader

191 North Lee Ct
Hazelton PA 18201

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

1st Monday of the month

Time: 7:00 pm

Faith United Church of Christ
21 Faith Drive
Hazelton, PA 18202

Rhode Island

There are currently no chapters located in this state. Are you interested in starting a chapter? Contact Chapter Development for more information

South Carolina

Low Country Chapter

Chapter Contact Information:

Herbie Hill

180 Larissa Drive
Charleston, SC 29414

(843) 875-1148

E-mail
Website

Meeting Information:

2nd Monday of the month

Time: 7:00 p.m.

North Charleston City Hall (2nd Floor Break room)
2500 City Hall Lane
North Charleston, SC 29406

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