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Pennsylvania 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.

Altoona Divorce Support Groups
Altoona First Presbyterian DivorceCare Program
1314 12th Street
Altoona, PA 16601

Divorce Support group meets every Friday at 7:30PM to 9:30PM at Altoona First Presbyterian Church. We follow the DivorceCare video series which runs for 13 weeks. The videos cover such topics as: Forgiveness, loneliness, depression, new relationships, anger, kids, finances etc. We run the series continuously throughout the year. Please request child care in advance. Workbook for the series is $10.00.

Contact: Diane J. Kehm            
Bethel Park Divorce Support Groups
Divorce Care and Divorce Care for Kids
5601 Library Road
Bethel Park, PA 15102

We meet on Thursday evenings 7-9. For current schedule please check web site or call

Contact: Cindy Richmond             Visit Website
Downingtown Divorce Support Groups
Calvary Fellowship Church
95 West Devon Drive
Downingtown, PA 19335

Please join our DivorceCare support group to find hope and healing with others who understand what you are experiencing. We focus on a single topic each week relating to separation and/or divorce so you may join us at any time. We meet for 14 weeks on Monday evenings from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM. A one-time registration fee of $15.00 includes a workbook and attendance at all sessions. Our next session begins on September 15 and ends on December 15, 2008.

Contact: Pastor Rick Rodriguez             Visit Website
DuBois Divorce Support Groups
DivorceCare & DivorceCare for Kids Tri County Church of God
1881 Old Route 255 Rd.
DuBois, PA 15801

DivorceCare & DivorceCare for Kids meet every Thursday from 6:30-8:30pm at Tri County church of God. Directions from DuBois: Turn left 1/2 mile past Treasure Lake Entrance off RT 255N onto Hungry Hollow Road; make an immediate left turn and then right up the hill.Directions from Penfield, St. Marys, etc.:Turn right just past Hardware Specialties off RT 255 S onto Hungry Hollow Road; make an immediate left turn and then right up the hill.Your DivorceCare experience begins each week as your group watches a video seminar. The DivorceCare videos cover topics essential to your recovery from the hurt of separation or divorce. Please call or email with any questions or go to www.divorcecare.org to learn more or search for a program in your area

Contact: Heather Hallowell             Visit Website
Lancaster Divorce Support Groups
DivorceCare at Grace Baptist Church
1899 Marietta Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603

We offer a group setting for Divorced and Separated persons that involves watching a 30-35 video and 1 hour discussion of topics affecting the attendees. The program is conducted in 13 sessions and 4 semesters per year. Child care available during school year and group meets at 7 PM every Wednesday except holidays,

Contact: J. Carroll             Visit Website
McMurray Divorce Support Groups
Divorce Care Support Group
3909 Washington Road
McMurray, PA

DivorceCare divorce recovery seminar and support group; Meets at Chartiers Creek Community Church, located at Donaldson's Crossroads. Every Thursday evening from 7:00-9:00pm Child care is provided. Call for more information at 724-746-2965 or 1-888-59-creek.

Contact: Troy and Cetina Hendal             Visit Website
Milton Divorce Support Groups
DivorceCare - Christ Wesleyan Church
Box 2000 Paradise Rd
Milton, PA 17847

A 13 week group session based on biblical standards. The group is held Monday nights, weekly at CWC in Milton, @ 6:30pm in room 110. To register for enrollment- call above #. Childcare is provided. $10 registration fee required. The sessions are based on feelings that are evoked thru out divorce and appropriate ways to handle feelings, financial difficulties and child related problems w/ Divorce. The sessions have a 45minute video followed by 1 1/2 hr group discussion. It is a great place to find support and healing.

Contact: Michele Goodell             Visit Website
Tarentum Divorce Support Groups
DivorceCare Deer Lakes Community Church of the Nazarene
1839 Saxonburg Boulevard
Tarentum, PA 15084

Wednesday Evenings - 7pm to 9pm

Contact: Penny Solomon             Visit Website

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