Ministry for Separated &

Divorced Catholics

AT THE WELL (ATW) is a Ministry of the Family Life Office of the Archdiocese of Washington to Separated and Divorced Catholics that advocates for and encourages the spiritual, emotional and social recovery and development of those who are separated, divorced, or are Catholics in irregular marriages following a divorce.

At the Well Sessions available in your area:

Calvert County:

The Well (ATW) Calvert County Rap Session 7:30-9:00 pm at Jesus the Good Shepherd, Owings, MD. Share your experiences in your separation/divorce in a spirit of friendship and compassion. All are welcome. For more information, contact Kathy at [email protected].

Montgomery County:

At The Well (ATW) St. Elizabeth’s Separated and Divorced Spiritual Support Group at 7:30 pm in the school library at 917 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Linda at [email protected].

St. Mary’s County:

At The Well at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 22375 Three Notch Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653, brings hope and healing to those who have experienced the loneliness of a broken marriage. Throughout the year, we offer twelve-week sessions using a program called Surviving Divorce. We will meet on Sunday evenings from 6- 7:30 p.m. For more information and to register, please contact Amy Miller at [email protected].

Washington DC:

At The Well (ATW) Georgetown Separated, Divorced or Widowed Group meets every week (normally on Monday evening) at Holy Trinity Church, 3513 N Street NW, and Washington, DC 20007. They use “Rebuilding When Your Relationship Ends” as a basis for discussion. Everything is confidential. Check “Upcoming Events” on the website home page ( for the exact day and room. For more information and exact time and location, contact Jack at [email protected] (202-986-3838) or Dolores Pesek at [email protected].

Join us at future events.


Please contact the Office of Family Life for more information.