Grief Resources

GriefShare - GriefShare is a nondenominational group and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics. Please join us as we meet each Monday evening from 6:30-8:30 pm at St. Stephen Bethlehem UCC, 750 Wherle Drive, Buffalo, NY 14225

Bereavement Magazine - a magazine of hope and healing that provides links to resources including support groups and published material. This site allows you to search grief-related articles by the author's name. www.bereavementmag.com/

Grief Inc. - this developing site features Darcie Sims, a grief management specialist and grief counselor who has authored several books and video series on bereavement. www.griefinc.com

AARP Coping With Grief and Loss - provides a collection of grief and loss resources for the whole family. In addition, you'll find a Grief Support Line and an online support community. www.aarp.org/griefandloss/

NFDA Caregiving Resource Links - provides an extensive list of links to cargiving resources. www.nfda.org/resources/caregiving.html

American Cancer Society - provides support to cancer patients, and to family and friends who have lost a loved one to cancer. www.cancer.org

NFDA Grief Relief - learn six steps for moving from loss to fulfillment http://www.nfda.org/resources/grief/2002/february.html

Growth House - this site addresses issues of hospice care, dying with dignity, terminal illness, grief, and bereavement. www.growthhouse.org

Death & Dying Grief Support - this site provides a wide range of grief related topics; Ask the Expert, Teen Loss, After Loss, Terminal Illness, Legal Issues. Also has a chat room, a message board, and links to related web sites. www.death-dying.com

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

WidowNet - an information and support resource for, and by, widows and widowers. Topics covered include grief, bereavement, recovery, and other information helpful to those who have suffered the death of a spouse. www.fortnet.org/WidowNet/

Alive Alone - assists bereaved parents that lost an only child or all of their children. Also provides numerous related links. www.alivealone.org

Center for Loss & Life Transition - presents educational workshops and publishes materials on the grieving process. www.centerforloss.com

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

Fernside Online - an online resource for grieving children. www.fernside.org

Bereaved Parents USA - a nationwide organization designed to aid and support bereaved parents and their families who are struggling to survive their grief after the death of a child. www.bereavedparentsusa.org/

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

SHARE Pregnancy & and Infant Loss Support - provides support to those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through early pregnancy loss, stillbirth or newborn death. www.nationalshareoffice.com