“ This was my second time there and it seems to be a good group helping us out. ”
— Geoff on Aug 18, 2015.
“ Very friendly ”
— Rob on Jul 21, 2015.
“ Really awesome group of people! ”
— Kelly on Jul 11, 2015.
“ so needed this! ”
— Donna on May 20, 2015.
“ It is a great, relaxing, and welcoming group. Thanks Robert and Steve for organizing this group. ”
— Norma on May 20, 2015.
“ Awesome!! ”
— Jane on Apr 14, 2015.
“ I really enjoyed the meeting. I was great to meet several other great people with similar situations. It is good to vent with friends! ”
— Bob P. on Feb 18, 2015.
“ Alwasy a fun time with friends. ”
— Kandis on Jan 29, 2015.
“ Great time. Thanks Cheryl and Steve for putting this together ”
— Chris on Dec 27, 2014.
“ Is supportive rather than some groups trying to sell products or dating.Well organized & inclusive of all in the many different phases of divorce.All LOT of work went into securing and getting tickets out to members for the TSO by the organizer, Steve & Cheryl. It wouldn't have happened w/o them. Truly the best day of the season.TXs! ”
— Nancy on Dec 27, 2014.
“ A Very nice and welcoming group of people who have experienced a very similar event and yet very different circumstances. It gave me a whole new perspective on what I and my family went through. ”
— Bryan F. on Dec 17, 2014.
“ My 1st time & didn't know what to expect. I was brought to tears hearing the stories & believe this is an amazing group to heal, share & laugh. Just call me the candy lady! ”
— Melody on Dec 16, 2014.
“ Such a friendly group of people! ”
— Sandy on Sep 16, 2014.
“ excellent ”
— Rick P on Aug 3, 2014.
“ I should of done something like this sooner! ”
— Valerie S. on Jul 15, 2014.
“ It is a good size group with a lot of very nice people! ”
— Linda H. on Jul 14, 2014.
“ Glad I found the group, it helps to be with others in the same situation as me. ”
— Le on Mar 23, 2014.
“ This is an outstanding support group with an informal meet and greet. I like the idea of text messaging support for those who need it! ”
— suzanne on Jan 21, 2014.
“ Great group of people. ”
— Robert on Jan 21, 2014.
“ Enojoy knowing every one in the group. ”
— Christine Gallyot W. on Jan 21, 2014.
“ A very supportive and welcoming group. ”
— Mona on Dec 11, 2013.
“ I had a great time at the Christmas Party yesterday. This was the first time I attended and was quite impressed with the group. Everyone was warm and welcoming. I've already made new friends and am looking forward to making many more. ”
— Monica on Dec 11, 2013.
“ Really good group ”
— Martin on Dec 10, 2013.
“ I really enjoy all of the people in the group! ”
— Tom N on Nov 28, 2013.
“ Its a great group if you're struggling with divorce/post divorce. So many people go through the same things, it can be such a relief just to not feel alone in the process. ”
— Alan on Nov 27, 2013.
“ Great group of people who support each other. ”
— Arvi on Nov 27, 2013.
“ Always have fun socializing. ”
— paula on Nov 5, 2013.
“ This group has really made a big difference for me. Great venue to talk openly about this particular life challenge in the company of others who really understand what you're going through. These folks will support you and let you support them - whatever stage you're in, the group will welcome you. ”
— Eric on Oct 16, 2013.
“ Highly recommend it to anyone going through a separation or divorce. You are not alone and there are people in this group going through/went through a similar experience that can help you get through it too. ”
— Bryan R on Oct 15, 2013.
“ The people of this group are very warm and welcoming, but it's still difficult for me to be able to share my feelings and experiences with others. Perhaps it's because I'm the one initiating my divorce, and many of the members of this group are not in the same position. But because of the difference, I am dealing with some different issues. Thank you to the organizers; and good luck to everyone. ”
— Karey on Sep 19, 2013.
“ Excellent support group! So glad I found it! ”
— Andrea B on Sep 17, 2013.
“ What a wonderful group of supportive people! It is great to have others to talk to and to be able to help those that are going where you have already gone. ”
— Wendy H. on Jul 25, 2013.
“ Great group of people that help you to see that you are not alone. ”
— Martie on May 21, 2013.
“ Lots of great support- always feel better after meeting with everyone ”
— Dianne on May 21, 2013.
“ I really enjoyed the event. I liked the wine, the music, the dancing and especially the company. Steve thanks for organizing the event. ”
— Frida on May 7, 2013.
“ I didn't get there in time to meet at the gazebo, but I had an opportunity to go with my daughter. It was a fun event and would go again! See everyone next event! ”
— Debbie A. on May 4, 2013.
“ top notch, great bunch of people, I will be back next month ”
— Mark D. on Apr 17, 2013.
“ I enjoyed myself. Good conversation. ”
— Flo on Apr 16, 2013.
“ It was inspiring to know other people are facing similar difficulties with the the Divorce process and having to deal with the "single status"; everbody was warm & welcoming made some new friends. :) ”
— aida b. on Apr 16, 2013.
“ I like it very much, thanks for steve he is very good organizer ”
— leen on Feb 18, 2013.
“ This was very well done, everyone was friendly and welcoming. I am looking forward to attending again. Thank you all, newbies and long time members for making me feel welcome and not alone. Jeri ”
— Jeri on Jan 16, 2013.
“ When first found this group I was afraid and embarrassed to enter the restaurant. I was new to the whole divorce process and found a very warm and welcoming group that was a wealth of knowledge and experience who have embraced those who find themselves in an unpredictable world. ”
— Dale A on Dec 25, 2012.
“ I had fun and meet some really nice people whio were going thru the same thing I am Thank-you ”
— Connie V. on Dec 14, 2012.
“ I wish I had started coming right after I moved to the area. ”
— Chris U. on Nov 13, 2012.
“ wonderful! ”
— Arlene H. on Sep 14, 2012.
“ As far as I've seen I am very happy terrific. I realized I had become agoraphobic & I had not left the house on my own. Now I know I once again I can and will do it. I was hiding from the world and had no self esteem. ”
— Laura (nickname L. on Sep 3, 2012.
“ Good as always. ”
— Rick B. on Aug 22, 2012.
“ I really look forward to meeting with this group again. ”
— Nancy B. on Jul 23, 2012.
“ Have already placed the next two activities on my calendar! Looking forward to meeting more of the group. ”
— Barb on Jul 17, 2012.
“ It serves as a very needed method of support for people to cope with a traumatic period in their lives. ”
— Stan on Jul 17, 2012.
“ The West Suburban Divorce Support Group is a great place for those needing help in transition. ”
— Karlene O. on Jul 17, 2012.
“ The group as a whole will be very helpful as I go forward ”
— Karin K. on Jul 17, 2012.
“ Very nice open and down to earth people. I will be attending this event again! ”
— Chris H. on Apr 11, 2012.
“ The members are very supportive. A lot of sadness was shared and I would hope some of that sadness, in time, can level off. I think some of us dwelled in the negative attributes of our ex-spouses and we need to think toward the future and how storng and happy we can be. There is a brand new world out there people, let explore it. ”
— Pat Q. on Mar 16, 2012.
“ Excellent ”
— Barrie M. on Dec 4, 2011.
“ Couldn't ask for a better organizer than steve, and a wonderful group of people that make you feel welcome and comfortable. ”
— Ron on Dec 4, 2011.
“ Loved meeting several people last night and hearing their stories, it helps having the strength of friends in your life that know what you're going through. Can't wait to meetup with everyone again. ”
— Audra on Nov 8, 2011.
“ A very wholesome sincere group that enjoys getting together and having a good time. ”
— Maria I. on Oct 2, 2011.
“ I truly appreciate the fact that everyone is so helpful and supportive. The fact that they're also fun is icing on the cake. ”
— Wendy on Aug 26, 2011.
“ A great group. Glad I joined. ”
— Dan on Aug 17, 2011.
“ Love it! ”
— Ruth K. on Aug 17, 2011.
“ If you want to meet people that are or have been through divorce, this group offers the opportunity to meet new people and the much needed support. I look forward to our meets and leave feeling good and its also great to see others moving forward and feeling good about themselves. ”
— Marcie on Aug 3, 2011.
“ I am extremely thankful for everyone who welcomed me tonight and made me feel extremely comfortable. I was very nervous to walk into the restaurant but once inside not one person made me feel nervous. Thank you all who have gone through this tough process and thank you for sharing your kind words and your wisdom. ”
— Jennifer on Aug 2, 2011.
“ I liked the group. It was my first meeting and everyone was friendly and open. No pressure, just relax and get to know people. ”
— Fred S. on Jul 19, 2011.
“ I was very impressed with the group. The setting was very comfortable & open. Even though this was my first time attending it was comforting to know that there are others who have gone through this process & are open to discussing it. I haven't ventured out much & to think people I've never met before were so warm & caring meant so much to me! I look forward to future meetups! ”
— Ann T. on Jul 19, 2011.
“ Nice, friendly, very welcoming group. ”
— Crystine on Jun 29, 2011.
“ What a great, down to earth group! I feel so comfortable being able to discuss my situation and get feedback from others who have experienced what I am going through. ”
— Joe G on Feb 15, 2011.
“ A lively bunch of crazy divorced(ing) people who enjoy being together and have formed a nice network of friends for support. ”
— Faith C on Feb 9, 2011.
“ Had a great time meeting everyone at Papa P's last night. I am looking forward to getting to know everyone. Patti K ”
— Patricia K. on Sep 15, 2010.
“ This is a friendly non-judgmental environment to share your experiences about one of life's most painful experiences. Fault is not an issue, just others in your situation exchanging feelings and ideas on how to get through this process. ”
— Bob on Aug 29, 2010.
“ Great way to get support and advice while you divorce and after you divorce. ”
— Crystal on May 26, 2010.
“ It helps. ”
— june m. on Sep 1, 2009.