richmond virginia suicide loss support group

CO-FACILITATING: RVA Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group


Thu, 07/15/2021    
6:30 pm-8:00 pm


Pusey House at First Baptist Church
2705 Park Ave., Richmond, VA , 23220

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We are meeting in person and we may or may not be meeting by zoom depending on COVID and the weather. We will let you know by email whether we are doing in-person or Zoom. Go ahead and register just on Zoom just in case. We’ll definitely do Zoom in inclimate weather.


RVA=Richmond, VA, SOSL=Survivors of Suicide Loss

The meeting reminder sign-up list is here. 

Shirley Ramsey (who started the Virginia Chapter of AFSP) started this group and I, Anne Moss Rogers, am helping her co-facilitate. The website is here. 

Facilitators: Shirley Ramsey and Anne Moss Rogers

This is a free support group for anyone who has lost a family member, friend or loved one to suicide. This is a peer-facilitated setting, meaning no mental health professionals guide the group. The goal for the group is to provide a safe grieving environment, free of stigma and judgment. It is a forum to connect with community members suffering from a suicide loss as a place to receive emotional support.

We meet monthly on the Third Thursday of each month from 6:30 pm – 8 pm at Pusey House at First Baptist Church

Street parking and parking available in Mulberry Street parking lot. Or on the side streets in front of Pusey House. 

Pusey House near First Baptist in the Fan

If you want to be included on the SOSL list to get email updates for our meetings, you can leave a comment below. It will ask for your email and only we can see it in the admin panel. You will not be on any list or get any email other than meeting updates. 

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AnneMoss Rogers

AnneMoss Rogers is a mental health and suicide education expert, mental health speaker, suicide prevention trainer and consultant. She is author of the Book, Diary of a Broken Mind and co-author of Emotionally Naked: A Teacher's Guide to Preventing Suicide and Recognizing Students at Risk with Kim O'Brien PhD, LICSW. She raised two boys, Richard and Charles, and lost her younger son, Charles to addiction and suicide on June 5, 2015. She is a motivational speaker who empowers by educating and provides life saving strategies and emotionally healthy coping skills. As talented and funny as Charles was, letting other people know they matter was his greatest gift. And now that's the legacy she carries forward in her son's memory. Mental Health Speakers Website.

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