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Meeting Times and Locations

  • Posted on May 18, 2013 at 5:50 pm
Ladybug in Grass

Please visit our Facebook page: TCF Orlando Facebook The Orlando Chapter Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every Month, except for November and December. The meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, starts at 7 PM, in the SanLando United Methodist Church, 1890 West State Rd. 434, Longwood, FL  32750. For questions about this meeting, please contact Diane Goldsmith. (321) 439-4985.   

Memorial Day Picnic and Butterfly Release

  • Posted on November 7, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Each Year on Memorial Day we have a Picnic and Butterfly Release. We gather and walk to our Memorial Garden, place flowers on our Memorial Benches and release Butterflies in Memory of our Children.  We then host a Pot Luck picnic followed by a raffle of butterfly items. There will be a special sharing table for you to bring pictures of your beloved children. What to bring: A covered dish or finger food to share and a butterfly gift for the raffle. The chapter will provide paper plates and drinks. Memorial Day May 25, 2020 11 AM promptly CENTRAL WINDS…

What to Expect at a TCF Meeting

  • Posted on May 18, 2013 at 2:51 am
Butterfly Group

Our meetings should not be confused with counseling sessions. Participants are all bereaved parents (guardians), siblings, or grandparents who are dealing with the death of a child. We have been where you are and we continue to return to offer friendship and support through the natural grieving process after a child dies. At Chapter meetings, we encourage everyone to share although some might find that hard or not possible. Ocaasionally we might have a  program related to bereavement after the death of a child. You will hear from others whose child died from pre-birth to adulthood. Some who attend will be…

Privacy Policy

  • Posted on May 17, 2013 at 8:43 pm
Pink Butterflies

The Compassionate Friends Inc, Orlando Chapter intends for its website to be a safe, supportive, and informative tool to benefit those who are grieving due to the death of a child. To that end, TCF wishes to be respectful of its users’ privacy while managing the realities of maintaining and developing its website. Any personally identifiable information submitted by you is kept strictly confidential and is only used by TCF Orlando to provide the information or service that you requested and. The Compassionate Friends will not sell or rent lists containing your information to any third party. TCF may disclose…

TCF Chapter Annual Candle Lighting Memorial Service

  • Posted on November 7, 2019 at 8:30 pm


SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2023 @ 6:00 PM

This is an event for each of us to remember our children, grandchildren, and siblings. The service is a celebration of their lives as well as our love for them. If you have never attended a TCF meeting or event before, we welcome and encourage you to attend this very special occasion.

For more information or to request the forms to include your loved one, e-mail us here here:

[email protected]

Longwood Hills Congregational Church
1255 EE Williamson Rd.
Longwood, FL 32750

Please see attached forms: