General Grief Resources

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: The Survivor Outreach Program: Provides support to newly-bereaved survivors of suicide loss.

AARP Grief & Loss: A collection of resources and an on-line support community.

Death & Dying: Discusses dying, funerals and grief.

Grief AwarenessNavigating Grief: A Guidebook for Grief Awareness and Understanding.

Grief Net: An internet community of person dealing with grief, death and major loss.

Growth House: Discusses hospice care, dying with dignity, terminal illness, grief and bereavement.

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.

Webhealing: The path of grief can be tough. Webhealing offers a variety of resources.

WidowNet: An information and support resource for, and by, widows and widowers.

Grief Resources for Parents

Bereaved Parents USA: A nationwide organization designed to support bereaved families.

Grief Haven: Providing support and resources for parents and others who have lost a child.

The Compassionate Friends: Supports families who have experienced the death of a child.

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.

Fernside Online: An online resource for grieving children.

The Dougy Center: Provider of peer support groups for grieving children.

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.

Grief Encounter: Helping bereaved children through games, workbooks, songs, books.