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St. Anthony Park Area Seniors

Support Group - Caregivers, Grief

2200 Hillside Ave, St. Paul, MN, 55108

Distance: 955 Miles

(651) 642-9052


Service Details


A group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support.

Additional Information

Caregiver Community Gathering
The Caregiver Community Gathering is a caring peer group that will meet monthly in person for a time to share ideas and concerns, learn, practice self-care and develop a community of care in a safe space.
The session will conclude with breathing, stretching and meditation exercises.
The group is led by Katharine Tondra (St. Anthony Park Area Seniors program director) and Jean Bendt (St. Anthony Park Lutheran Church parish nurse). The breathing and meditation exercises will be led by Niza Hanany, the chair yoga leader from St. Anthony Park Area Seniors.
The group is co-sponsored by St. Anthony Park Lutheran Church and St. Anthony Park Area Seniors.

Caregiver Support Group
The Caregiver Support Group meets monthly to share joys and concerns, offer a safe space to be heard, share ideas and resources. The support group is held online, and is led by Katharine Tondra (St. Anthony Park Area Seniors).

Grief & Loss
This 8-session small group study is for those experiencing recent loss and looking to learn about the grief process and tools to move through it. The group will be using the secular curriculum, "Grief and Loss" written by Taylor Blanket, Licensed Master of Social Work.
This group study is led by Pastor Whitney Sheridan, Centennial United Methodist Church, and is sponsored by Centennial United Methodist Church and St. Anthony Park Area Seniors.


  • Organization Type
    • Living At Home / Block Nurse 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to everyone 
  • Specialization
    • Older adults 


Groups are available to everyone regardless of age or residency.

Application Instructions

Caregiver Community Gathering
* Meets on the fourth Monday of every month from 11:00am - 12:00pm
* The group meets in the Fireside Room at St. Anthony Park Lutheran Church (2323 Como Ave.), beginning on February 27, 2023.
* No registration is required. Newcomers are always welcome.
* Participants need to be masked, vaccinated and socially distanced.
* Please direct any questions to Katharine Tondra at or Jean Bendt at

Caregiver Support Group
* Meets on the first Thursday of every month from 12:00pm - 1:00pm.
* This group is meeting online, and iPads are available to borrow.
* Sign up online to receive the link to the meeting, or call the office.

Grief & Loss Group
* Meets every other Wednesday for eight sessions, from 1-2:30 pm, beginning on March 1, 2023.
* Group meets at Centennial United Methodist Church-SAP campus (2200 Hillside Ave.)
* Registration is REQUIRED. Contact St. Anthony Park Area Seniors at (651) 642-9052 to register.
* All participants need to be masked, vaccinated, and socially distanced.


Groups are free.

Business Hours

9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Serves all of zip code 55114 and parts of 55108.
Please see the Service Area Map
Service area includes St. Anthony Park neighborhoods in St. Paul and Falcon Heights west of Cleveland Avenue and all of Lauderdale.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 642-9052

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