Support Groups

 Divorce Support Group for Women

Ongoing, confidential support group for women who are contemplating divorce or who are navigating the process of divorce. Please call for more information or to setup an evaluation which is required before joining the group.

When: Wednesday evenings 6 – 7:15 PM
Cost: $50/session (Meets weekly)
Where: Arlington, MA

When: Tuesdays 11:45 AM – 1 PM
Cost: $50/session (Meets weekly)
Where: Brookline, MA

Contact: Oona Metz LICSW, CGP

Women in Separation and Divorce

Ongoing, confidential support group for women in all phases of the divorce process, from contemplation to post-divorce.

You are not alone in this, one of life’s most stressful and challenging transitions. If you are contemplating or navigating the divorce process, you may find that you are experiencing what can feel like an overwhelming range of emotions. Sharing your experience with others who are going through something similar can greatly reduce feelings of isolation, fear, confusion, sadness, anger, guilt, and shame, among others.

Please call or email for more information or to set up a no-fee consultation, which is required before joining the group.

When: Thursdays 7 – 8:30 PM
Cost: $60/session
Where: Weston, MA
Contact: Alicia Southwell, LICSW, Phone: (781) 718-0573, Email:

Interpersonal Women’s Group for Women 25-45 Years Old

Focus is on relationship issues.

When:Thursdays 5:15 – 6:30 PM
Where: Brookline, MA
Contact: Oona Metz, LICSW, CGP

Separation/Divorce Support

A 15 week co-ed separation/divorce group which includes 12 group therapy meetings, and 3 additional supports including acupuncture, chair massage and a passion test to help determine what really matters. Most insurances accepted. The total fee for the additional supports is $60.

When: Tuesday evenings from 6-7:30 PM
Where: 8 Thorndike Street, Beverly, MA
Contact:Janet Winocour, LICSW, Phone: 978-927-9773, Email:, Website:

Separation/Divorce Support for Women

Eight week support group for women who are contemplating or navigating the process of divorce. Please call or e-mail for more information. Registration is required.

When:  Saturday mornings 9-10:30 a.m.
Where: Arlington, MA
Cost: $40/session (Meets weekly)
Contact: Donna Smith Sharff, LMHC, Phone: (781) 367-5461, Email:

Endings and New Beginnings: Divorce Groups for men and women

The divorce process can be an overwhelming and lonely experience. Sharing this emotionally challenging life event with others in a supportive and confidential group can aid the healing process and provide opportunities for personal growth.

I have found that these group offer individuals a valuable and empowering resource for grieving their loss and moving forward in their lives.” Kelley Bothe, LICSW

When: Wednesday evenings – 6:05 – 7:20 PM
Where: Wellesley, MA
Contact: Kelley Bothe, Phone: 781-239-3365, Email:

Metro-West Boston Divorce Support

We are a non-profit, volunteer group who support men and women through all stages of divorce. We offer a listening ear, informal advice, tissues, occasional baked goods but most importantly, the knowledge that you are not alone.

When: Thursday evenings, 7 – 9 PM
Where: South Acton Congregational Church, 35 School St., Acton, MA
Contact: Jocelyn Demuth, Phone: 978-244-1257, Email:

Separation/Divorce Support Group

Support group for adults who have been separated/divorced for less than a year. Particular emphasis on moving forward.

When: 6 Tuesday evenings, 7:15-8:45 PM
Where: 6 White Rd., Wayland, MA 01778
Contact: Michele Diamond, 508-358-4455

Divorce Recovery

On-going eight week support groups for separated or divorced men and women. Topics include: anger, depression, acceptance, letting go, handling loneliness, moving ahead, rebuilding self-esteem, and setting boundaries.

Where: First Congregational Church, 100 Winter Street, Norwood, MA 02062
Contact: 781-762-3320

Divorce Support Group

A support group for men and women who are divorced, separated, or will soon be divorcing.

When: 2 Tuesdays Each Month, 6:30-7:44 PM (Must register for at least two meetings)
Where: 6 Colonial Drive, Westborough, MA 01581
Contact: Sylvia Sirignano, 508-366-7557

Single Dads Support Group
Stepfamily Support Group (for parents)
Parents of Difficult Teens Group
Relationship Therapy Group

When: 2 Evenings Monthly
Email registration:
Where: 6 Colonial Drive, Westboro, MA 01581
Contact: Glenn F. Smith LICSW, 508-366-7557

New Beginnings Singles Support Group

When: Thursdays: 7-8:45 PM
Where: Wellesley Hills
Contact: Dave Striker, Phone: 781-235-8612

New Millennium Divorce Support Group

A Non-Profit Support Group. New Topics and Calendar every Month. Dealing with Topics such as: Anger, Loneliness,Survival, Children’s, Finances, Forgiveness, Acceptance, Faith and Prayer, Moving on, Planning for your new Future.

When: Every Sunday evening, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Where: St. Michael’s School, 21 Sixth St. (corner of Bridge and 6th Sts.), Lowell MA
Contact: Carlos Kilberg, 978-957-2063

Greater Boston Divorced & Separated Support Group

Where: Church of the Good Shepherd, 9 Russell Ave., Watertown, MA. (upper parish hall)
When: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays
Contact: Ronald Rothenberg, 617-489-2320
Website: Greater Boston Divorced & Separated Support Group

The Meeting Place

Supervised child access serving eastern Middlesex county

Where: Cambridge MA
Contact: Robert Straus, Phone: 617-354-2275

Separation and Divorce

Group Solutions Network

When: Thursdays
Where: Boston area
Contact: Phone: 800-883-3918

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