Peer Support Bereavement Groups:

We have several peer support bereavement groups being led by Moms Stop The Harm parents across the country and unfortunately more are being added as the losses mount and families are left reeling for support and understanding after losses to substance harms, overdose and poisoning.

Below are locations, upcoming meeting dates and contact information for parents and family members who might like to attend a meeting.


British Columbia

Victoria Healing Hearts w/MSTH group - meetings dates vary - contact:

Langley, Surrey and Fraser Valley GRASP chapter - meetings are the 1st Thursday of the month - contact:

Langley Hospice Society provides services to families who mourn a loved one from traumatic loss, including substance use or suicide. For more information call or email Tel: (604) 530-1115, or check their website

New Westminster HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - meetings are on the 3rd Wednesday of the month - contact is Lizzy ratanist@hotmail. com

Kelowna GRASP group - meetings are the 1st Thursday of the month - contact:

Kamloops HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of the month - contact:

COMOX GROUP (not under the umbrella of MSTH) Beyond the Stigma, Silence and Sorrow -Meetings run from 2-3:30 p.m. on the second Monday of the month. First-time attendees are asked to call ahead of time - Contact Purcell at 250-650-7282 or Nicole Burgess at 250-339-5533 for more information


Medicine Hat “A Time to Heal” overdose loss support group - meetings varied times - contact Kari at

Calgary GRASP group - meetings final Monday and the 2nd Thursday of each month - contact:

Red Deer and central region Healing Hearts w/MSTH group - for more information contact Ashley at

Edmonton HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - meetings 2nd Wednesday of the month - contact:

Fort MacMurray Dragonfly’s Wings Support Group - meetings every 3rd Sunday of the month, from 7 to 9 pm at Golden Years Society 10111 Main Street. For more information call Mari at 780-370-3816.

Peace River HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - Dates vary - contact


Saskatoon HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - Meeting the 4th Tuesday of the month. Contact


Winnipeg HEALING HEARTS w/MSTH group - Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of the month - contact:


Windsor GRASP group - Wednesdays - contact:

Toronto GRASP group - meetings 3rd Wednesday of the month - contact:

Kitchener - Bereaved Families of Ontario Midwest region - meetings 3rd Wednesday of the month - Phone: 519-603-0196


Montreal Healing Hearts w/MSTH group - meeting on Wednesdays - contact or call (514) 898-1220 for more information.

Atlantic Provinces

Saint John Healing Hearts w/MSTH group- Meeting dates vary: contact:

Interested in starting a chapter? Contact