While we may feel alone in our grieving, the truth is that there are many people across the world that have had, or are having similar experiences. There are also many organizations that have been created to help people who are grieving, and bring together those who may feel alone during their difficult time. We’ve provided a list of helpful resources with links below to help you or loved ones with your grieving.
AARP Grief and Loss: AARP’s Grief and Loss page on its website provides a wealth of grief-related information and articles.
GriefNet: For those who may need to reach out to others for help with grieving, GriefNet provides over 50 internet support groups, as well as a companion site, kidsaid.com, where children and their parents can address grief in safe and appropriate environment.
Growth House: Growth House addresses death, grieving, and terminal issues through detailed and insightful hypertext topic pages and guides. An award-winning website, it provides a wealth of resources for those in the grieving process.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization:With resources for both individuals struggling with a life-limiting condition and their caregivers, The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website has a wealth of information and helpful literature for those dealing with grief.
Web Healing: Webhealing.com is the internet’s first interactive website specifically developed for those dealing with grief. It offers discussion boards and comprehensive advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. Tom Golden LCSW, the site’s founder, continually provides book excerpts, contact information, and other resources to help those dealing with loss.