Massachusetts Divorce Support Groups
You're having a rough time handling your separation or divorce. Your family and friends are naturally sympathetic. Initially that's ok, but eventually you are going to want or need more support than that. You may choose to seek therapy, and that's a good option. Sometimes you may need just to talk to someone who is in the same situation as you. Your answer might be with a support group. Various organizations have support groups for separated and divorced people. Some are religious, others are non sectarian. Some are social, others are emotional. These groups can be a good place to find support, compassion and companionship from people who know first hand what you're going through. One word of caution concerning support groups, they are not therapists, and everybody's situation is different. They should be there to offer support, not advice. Always get your advice from an attorney.
Acton Divorce Support Groups
Metro-West Boston Divorce Support Group
35 School Street
Acton, MA 01720798-244-1257
Meetings are held every Thursday from 7-9 pm at the South Acton Congregational Church. There is no fee for attending.
Foxboro Divorce Support Groups
Southeast Chapter of the Fatherhood Coalition
10 Bird Street
Foxboro, MA 02035
Non custodial support group which advocates for equal shared parenting for the benefit of our children.This group meets the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 9:00 pm at the Boyden Library in Foxboro.
Contact: Wayne Jewett
Holden Divorce Support Groups
DivorceCare, Holden Chapel
279 Reservoir Road
Holden, MA 01520
Meets every Tuesday night from 6:30PM - 8:30PM at the church. DivorceCare is a 13-week, non-denominational, open enrollment (you can begin attending anytime) program that includes video tapes by divorce experts and sharing time in a small group format. Each session is self-contained and features biblical teaching for recovering from divorce and separation. Simultaneously, there is DivorceCare for children, same time, different room.
Lowell Divorce Support Groups
New Millenium Divorce Support Group
21 Sixth Street
Lowell, MA 01851
Meets every Sunday from 6:30-8:30 pm at 21 6th Street, Lowell, MA 01851, Saint Michael's School. For more information call or email Carlos. A non-profit support group
Contact: Carlos Kilberg
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