There Are Two Million Widowed People in Canada

Being widowed can make you feel lonely and isolated
It doesn’t have to be this way

Are you looking for a community of widowed people who understand the life changing impact of losing a partner?

Widowed Friends is a social community focused on providing

Hope ~ Connection ~ Friendship

Find Healing and Hope after loss

Join our community and discover new and rewarding experiences in an inclusive culture of understanding, inspiration and friendship. You will:

“Our lives are going to be different, there is no question. But this doesn’t mean we can’t find some happiness, some joy and make new friends. And it’s okay to feel that joy when it comes along.”
Stephanie, Founder

Building New Friendships, Rebuilding Lives

Grief can leave us feeling helpless and confused. At Widowed Friends, we understand what you’re feeling because we all share the common experience of loss of a spouse or partner. We empower our members through:



Widowed Friends supports widows and widowers to help find healing and hope after loss.



We provide members with social opportunities to connect and grow. 



Connecting socially with others who understand and making new friends is what Widowed Friends is all about.

Widowed Friends – building new friendships across Canada

Over the last 8+ years, we have grown our network of widowed friends to locations across the country. Explore our map and see our growing communities. 

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Widowed Words

Hello B.C.!

We are delighted to report that we now have in-person, on-site events in Victoria.  If you’ve been thinking about joining Widowed Friends and are in the

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