New Members

Great Boise Area Chapter Leader

Kristina Cunningham

Boise Chapter of Compassionate Friends
PO Box 8565
Boise, ID 83707

TCF Facebook Page

Friends Who Listen

If you are having a bad day filled with hopelessness or despair, give one of these friends a call:

  • Julie Vande Voorde, Mackenzie’s mom, lost her daughter by accidental prescription drug overdose when she was 20 years old. (208) 409-4660
  • Joanne Cleereman, Kevin’s mother, is located locally in our Boise Chapter. She lost an adult child (37 years). (208) 344-1010
  • Heather Crossley, Hayes’ mom, lost Hayes to illness when he wasn’t quite 2 years old. (208) 867-6628
  • Anita Elderkin, Ricky (2 years old) & Dusty’s (18 years) mom is available by email or phone: or (208) 350-1305
  • Linda Merced, Christian & James’s mom, can be helpful to single parents that have lost all their children and have no grandkids, and live alone. (239) 848-2601

Where We Meet


St. Luke’s Meridian
520 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642
Downstairs in the Paiute room in 2020


7:15 pm, the second Thursday of every month

Jan 9th, Feb 13th, March 12th, April 9th, May 14th, June 11th,
July 9th, August 13th, Sept 10th, Oct 8th, Nov 12th, Dec 10th