A loved one has passed. Now family, friends and yourself are beginning the difficult journey of working through the loss. Many feelings and questions will arise. The important thing to remember is that there are people and organizations to help you. You owe yourself and your loved ones to work through your grief.
AARP | Grief and Loss
Information and resources on many topics regarding grief and loss of a loved one.
American Association of Suicidology Information and resources; referrals to suicide survivor groups.
Center for Loss and Life Transition Resources, education and training, and referral for bereaved families; provides a certificate program in Death and Grief studies for bereavement professionals.
The Compassionate Friends Information and resources for bereaved families who have experienced the death of a child.
The Dougy CenterInformation, education, referral and support for children and families; publishes a national directory of support programs for bereaved children.
Share Pregnancy & Infant Loss SHARE support is a community for anyone who experiences the tragic death of a baby. We often serve parents, grandparents, siblings, and others in the family unit, as well as the professionals who care for grieving families. Share is a national organization with over 75 chapters in 29 states.
Parents of Murdered Children, Inc.POMC makes the difference through on-going emotional support, education, prevention, advocacy and awareness.