*Please understand that this group is NOT run by a clinical counselor who is trained in grief and loss, this is a peer-to-peer support program.

The Chicagoland Chapter is a local support group of the national organization, Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA), established in 1974 to offer support, understanding, encouragement and hope to other bereaved parents, siblings and grandparents after the death of their children, brother, sister or grandchildren.

We have resumed in-person meetings each month with a simultaneous Zoom component.
For information and/or the Zoom invite, please contact
Sally Yarberry at psyrbrry@hotmail.com, or 708-738-0396.

The chapter now meets the Second Tuesday of each month 7:00 p.m.


BPUSA is Non-Denominational
BPUSA espouses no religion but supports each member in his or her grief journey regardless of religious practice or belief.

BPUSA is a non-profit self-help support group with 501(c) (3) IRS status. Both our national organization and our local chapters are supported solely by volunteer donations. There are no dues or fees charged to belong to BPUSA.

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  • Groups Served:Men, Women, Widows, Widowers