General Grief Resources
Help Guide: Coping with grief and loss.
National Alliance for Grieving Children: Provides resource materials for professionals and volunteers working with grieving children, teens, families and the communities where they live.
Survivor’s Guide to Life Insurance Death Benefits: The death of a loved one is one of the most difficult losses you will ever experience. In addition to the emotional weight of grief, you may also face significant financial hurdles, especially if the loved one provided financially for you and your household. Death benefits from a life insurance policy can help replace this crucial income. This guide will help you navigate important financial steps to take after losing a loved one.
Grief Resources for Parents
Grief Resources for Children, Students, Young Adults
Community for Accredited Schools Online: An online resource and guidebook for college students coping with grief and loss while in school. http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/managing-grief/
When Families Grieve: Created by Sesame Street Workshop and designed to help your family work through complex emotions, remember the life of a loved one, and find strength in one another. Talk with your child about his/her feelings. Listen to both your child’s words and behaviors. Take cues from your child allowing him/her to express emotions and to ask questions when he/she feels ready. Connect as a family. You are not alone. Together you can move forward.