Community Links - Spouse

Support Groups

Widowed Too Young
A weekly no-cost facilitated peer to peer support group composed of widows and widowers between the ages of 20 and 65.
Meetings are from 6:30 to 8:00 PM; 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesday of each month at:


St. Joseph Medical Center

Community Center Entrance - West side of Hospital
1000 Carondelet Drive
Kansas City, MO 64114
6:30 – 8:00 PM

Contact Linda at 913-486-0520 with questions or to confirm meeting dates.

Brunch Bunch
1st and 3rd Saturdays:
Denny's
10480 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS  66212

2nd and 4th Saturdays:
Denny's
10480 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS  66212


Contact: Bonnie Apple @ (913) 839-8369 or at (913) 653-4549

Skillbuilders: Education & Support for Widows, Widowers, and Caregivers
Education and support for widows, widowers, and care givers. Although classes are designed for newly widowed persons, anyone may attend. No pre-registration is necessary. Meetings are free.

Tuesdays
9:45 - 10:00 AM : Coffee, Meet, Greet, Support
10:00 - 11:50 AM : Program
The Palmer Center, Craft Room 218A
Independence, MO


Contact Steve Hamilton: (913) 648-1520

Thursdays
Sept 12 to Nov 21
9:45 - 10:00 AM : Coffee, Meet, Greet, Support
10:00 - 11:50 AM : Program
Tomahawk Ridge Community Center

11902 Lowell Boulevard
Overland Park, KS

Contact Steve Hamilton: (913) 648-1520

Thursdays 
Sept 12 to Nov 14
10:00 - 11:30 AM
Drury Place

1510 St Andrews Dr
Lawrence, KS

Contact: Pattie Johnston - Lawrence Public Library - (785) 843-3833
Contact: Paul Reed - Visiting Nurses - (785) 843-3738 

Fridays
Sept 27 to Nov 22
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Coff­ee, Meet, Greet, Support
9:45 - 11:20 a.m. Program


Platte County Resource Center, Board Room
11724 NW Plaza Circle

Kansas City, MO 64153

Fall Skillbuilders Lawrence Schedule
(Overland Park - Page1, Platte County - Page 2, Independence - Page 3)
Overland Park, KS  66212

Contact: Bonnie Apple @ (913) 839-8369 or at (913) 653-4549

Widowed Support
Meets Every Tuesday
No charge to participate
Rolling Hills Presbyterian Church
9300 Nall Ave
Overland Park, KS  66207


Contact: Bill @ (913) 406-8430 - OR - Marietta @ (913) 851-9944