The Compassionate Friends' meetings are open to all adult family members who are in grief over the death of a child or a sibling.

The Chapel Hill area chapter meets at 7 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the Evergreen United Methodist Church, 11098 U.S. 15-501. The next meeting is March 20. For more information, call Kitty Griffith at 595-1010.

The Wake County Chapter meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays at Our Savior Lutheran Church at Glenwood Avenue and Aycock Street in Raleigh. For more information, call Gwynn Winstead at 787-0176.

For more information on The Compassionate Friends, visit www.compassionatefriends.org.