Grief Support

Aftercare Resources

The following is a list of on-line resources for those in grief.  You will find a variety of sites depending on the category which suits you best.

For All Those Who Grieve (before & after death)

Growth House - This site discusses hospice care, dying with dignity, terminal illness, grief and bereavement.

Beyond Indigo - Death & Dying Grief Support - this site provides a wide range of grief related topics, a chat room, a message board, and links to related web sites.

GROWW.org - message boards, resource listings and secure chat rooms for the grieving.

GriefNet.Org – This is an internet community of persons dealing with grief, death and loss.

HOPE for Bereaved Inc. –  This site offers support, coping strategies and hope to the bereaved.

For Widows/Widowers

WidowNet - an information and support resource for, and by, widows and widowers.

For Grieving Parents

National SIDS and Infant Death Program Support Center - provides research, education, and support for families dealing with SIDS.

Bereaved Parents USA - a nationwide organization designed to aid and support bereaved parents and their families.

The Compassionate Friends - supports families who have experienced the death of a child.

For Children Who Are Grieving

Fernside Online - an online resource for grieving children.

The Dougy Center - the first center in the United States to provide peer support groups for grieving children. They provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief.

For Suicide Survivors

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – This site offers support, resources, grief groups and assistance to those who are grieving a loss by suicide.