Central Iowa Chapter Newsletter


Our newsletter is published each month. We encourage you to sign up to receive an emailed version through our contact page. Check in the Meetings section to download the newsletter under each monthly title. In addition to a monthly newsletter, we may also send out announcements in the event of inclement weather, a change in meeting location, or other information that maybe be useful in a timely manner.

The national magazine of The Compassionate Friends,We Need Not Walk Alone, featuring articles by and for parents, siblings, and grandparents who are grieving the death of a child in their family. Visit the national website to either read the current or archived issues OR submit your own article.


Have you written a story or poem you’d like to have considered for publication in We Need Not Walk Alone? You don’t have to be a professional writer—just someone who has a story to tell that will touch our readers or in some way help them cope with the natural grief process.