Local Support

Tucson Support Groups:

MISS Foundation
Lead Facilitator: Audra White - audra.white@missfoundation.org - 520-404-1004
Co-Facilitator: Tracy McAdams - tracy.mcadams@missfoundation.org - 520-307-6208
Monthly support group meeting for bereaved parents enduring the death of a child 
Meetings are on the 4th Tuesday of each month. 
7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M 

Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School
in the Teacher's Lounge
8500 N. Continental Reserve Loop
Tucson, AZ  85743

The Compassionate Friends

Tucson Chapter

Chapter#: 1230
Chapter Phone Line (520) 721-8042
samwriting76@gmail.com / kjtrapp2001@yahoo.com

Meeting Info: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month 7:00 pm

Meeting Address: Catalina United Methodist Church (Rm H-232), 2700 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716-3821

Notes: Chapter also offers Spanish speaking support Audrey (520) 405-4097

TCF of Sierra Vista

Chapter#: 2403
Jennifer (520) 458-1389

Meeting Info: 1st Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm
Meeting Address: Faith Presbyterian Church, 2053 E Choctaw Dr, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650

Tu Nidito
Tu Nidito provides comfort, hope and support to children and families whose lives have been impacted by the diagnosis of a serious illness or the death of a loved one. When these events occur, children and families experience many emotions and changes to their lives. Tu Nidito serves as a place to share, a guiding resource and a source of comfort. Programs focus on emotional, social and educational support delivered through support groups, one-on-one support, camp and crisis intervention.

Camp Erin Tucson/Phoenix

October 23rd-25th, 2015

Location: Camp Triangle Y in Oracle, AZ

Camp Director: Karla Velazquez, karla@tunidito.org

Tu Nidito Children and Family Services


Information and applications for Camp Erin available online: www.tunidito.org/camperin     


What is Camp Erin?

Camp Erin® is the largest national network of FREE bereavement camps for grieving children and teens ages 6-17.  Camp Erin provides a weekend filled with traditional, fun, camp activities combined with grief education and support. Camp Erin is facilitated by grief support professionals from Tu Nidito Children and Family Services and trained volunteers. Camp Erin was featured on ESPN E:60, and this 6 minute clip is an excellent way to get to know Camp Erin.

Here is the link: Jamie Moyer Brings Hope to Grieving Children - E:60 Camp Erin


What is The Moyer Foundation?

The Moyer Foundation is a public, 501(c)(3) non‐profit organization with a

mission to provide comfort, hope and healing to children affected by loss and family

addiction. Founded in 2000 by World Series champion pitcher Jamie Moyer and his wife

Karen, The Foundation created and supports two signature programs. Camp Erin® is the

nation's largest network of free bereavement camps for grieving children and teens ages

6 ‐ 17. Camp Mariposa® is a free, first‐of‐its‐kind program for children ages 9‐12

impacted by a family member's addiction. For more information on The Moyer

Foundation and its programs, please visit www.moyerfoundation.org. 


Footprints - Carondelet 

Purpose: A FREE support group for parents who have lost a baby to miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, newborn death or SIDS. Connect with people who’ve experienced the same kind of loss and receive the love and support you need—grandparents and/or siblings also are invited to attend.
  • Phone: (520) 873-6590
  • Where: St. Joseph's Hospital, Medical Pavilion, Agave Room, 350 N. Wilmot, Tucson, AZ 8571
  • When: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month from 6:30-8:00 pm

Homicide Survivors
Homicide Survivors, Inc. is a non-profit victim assistance organization. Homicide Survivors has served victims in Tucson and Southern Arizona since 1982. This program offers services at no charge to all survivors of homicide victims. Homicide Survivors, Inc. is a nonprofit victim assistance organization dedicated to meeting the crisis and long term needs of families of murder victims. Through support, advocacy and assistance we help survivors cope emotionally, stabilize economically and help survivors seek justice for their loved ones. Homicide Survivors is committed to ensuring that no one has to endure the murder of a loved one alone. We can’t change the tragic loss, but together, we can ease the pain & prevent further victimization.