Support Groups

 
Holy Trinity lives out its Mission, Vision and Values by hosting several community support groups. We seek to be an active and visible part of the greater New Prague area to contribute to a safe, supportive and life-giving community.
 
If you would like more information about a support group or using the Holy Trinity facility to host a group, please contact HTLC Office Manager Jamie Bisek.
 
Alcoholics Anonymous
Mondays @ 8 pm and Fridays @ 9 am  – Paul’s Place
Contact : Larry Schoenecker, 952-406-9280
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem. Please enter through Door 2 to attend this group.
 
Al-Anon
Mondays @ 7 pm – Room 304
Contact : LuAnn L., 507-357-4850
Al‑Anon’s sole purpose is to help people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking. By sharing common experiences and applying the Al-Anon principles, families and friends can bring positive changes to our individual situations. Understanding alcoholism is a family illness, we learn no situation is too difficult to be bettered and no unhappiness too great to be lessened. Please enter through Door 2 to attend this group.
 
Grief Support Group
1st & 3rd Thursdays @ 6 pm  – Pastor Alicia’s old office
Contact : Pastor Diane Goulson, 952-807-3292
This group provides emotional support, validation and education about grief. It offers a different quality of support and connection that comes from being with people who have also recently experienced a loss. Please enter through Door 1 to attend this group.
 
PFLAG Parent Support Group
4th Tuesday of each month @ 7pm – online
Contact : Pat Remfert, 952-393-6143
PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies. PFLAG is committed to creating a world where diversity is celebrated and all people are respected, valued, and affirmed. Contact Pat for Zoom meeting link.
 
Separated/Divorce Support Group
3rd Tuesday of each month @ 6:30 pm  – Room 205A and online
Contact : Bob Wagner, 612-703-0808
This open support group provides a safe and confidential setting for people to grieve and heal from the loss of a significant relationship, resulting from civil marriage or a cohabitation. All are welcome! Please contact Bob for Zoom link if necessary. Please enter through Door 2 to attend this group.
 
Suicide Grief Support Group
4th Tuesday of each month @ 7 pm – Room 205A and online
Contact : Tom Handrich, 952-445-0107
Family, friends and anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide are invited to attend the monthly meeting of the Suicide Grief Support Group. No pre-registration or fee is required. Please contact Tom for the Zoom link if necessary. Please enter through Door 2 to attend this group.