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 The Compassionate Friends - Pittsburgh Chapter provides support for people whose children, grandchildren, or siblings have passed away.  Monthly meetings are usually held on the last Sunday of every month, with some exceptions.  More information on our meetings can be found here.  Home meetings (hosted by our members, for our members), are held occasionally.  Please see our Membership page for information on becoming a member of our chapter.
Our chapter brochure can be downloaded here!
  Upcoming Meetings
Next monthly meeting: Our next monthly meeting will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2019 starting at 2:30 p.m. at Bower Hill Community Church. Details can be found on our Monthly Meetings page.
Next home meetings: June 20, July 18 and August 15. Visit our Home Meetings page for details. 
 Chapter Locator
If you are a member (or a friend) of a family that has suffered the death of a child, The Compassionate Friends is here to help you and provide support for the family.
Feel free to contact TCF's National Office at 877-969-0010 or email nationaloffice@compassionatefriends.org. You will always hear a friendly voice on the other end of the line.
Use this chapter locator to find out information about other chapters throughout the country. Enter Here
 Updated: 5/29/2019
Monthly Meeting Date and Program
Our next monthly meeting will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2019. Our program will be our annual Fathers' Panel.
Our calendar of 2019 meeting dates can be downloaded here! Copies are also available at the welcome table at our regular monthly meetings. Be sure to pick one up the next time you join us!
Chapter Notes
Camp Erin - Camp Erin, an overnight weekend camp for children (ages 6-17) grieving the loss of a loved one, will be held on June 7- 9, 2019 at YMCA Camp Kon-O-Kwee Spencer in Fombell, PA. For more information, visit the Camp Erin in Pittsburgh website. 
Save the Date! - The Compassionate Friends' 42nd National Conference will be held July 19 - 21, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA. The theme of this year's conference is "Hope Rings Out in Philadelphia."  Look for more information in our next newsletter (Spring 2019 issue), or visit TCF's conference page for ongoing updates and information. 
Butterfly Release - This year's Butterfly Release is scheduled for Sunday, August 25, 2019, which is one month earlier than in years past. Look for more details soon! Please see a TCF Steering Committee member if you are interested in helping us plan for this beautiful event.