• Grief Support

  • We offer excellent bereavement services for the families we serve. In addition, we have provided some helpful grief support links below.

    Arbor Hospice
    Providing hospice care and home care to seriously ill patients and their families throughout southeastern Michigan.

    St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Grief… is as unique as a fingerprint… as common as birth… and death.  Saint Joseph Mercy Health System recognizes the challenges of grief. We are available for your support.

    The Caring Place
    The first Caring Place facility opened in Pittsburgh in 1997. Since that time, the program has expanded across Pennsylvania, with additional facilities in Erie, near Harrisburg, and in Warrendale.

    Crisis, Grief and Healing
    Webhealing.com, the first interactive grief website on the internet, offers discussion boards, articles, book suggestions, and advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. The site’s founder, Tom Golden LCSW, has provided book excerpts and contact information to help those healing from loss.

    With nearly 50 internet support groups plus a wide range of online resources, GriefNet provides support for those dealing with all types of loss. Their companion site, kidsaid.com, helps children and their parents deal with grief and loss in an appropriate and safe environment.

    Willowgreen offers support and information for those dealing with life transition & aging, illness & care-giving, loss & grief, and hope & spirituality.  The site offers advice, products, and inspirational materials.

    Grief and Loss
    The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.

    Growth House
    Growth House is an award-winning website that offers international resources for life-threatening illnesses and end of life care. The site features hypertext topic pages that explain major issues across the spectrum of hospice and home care, palliative care, pain management, grief, death with dignity, and quality improvement. It also offers disease-specific guides, an online bookstore, and even their own radio station.

    National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
    The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website provides a host of information and resources for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury and their caregivers.

    Open To Hope  
    Someone you love has died. You are now faced with the difficult, but important, need to mourn. Mourning is the open expression of your thoughts and feelings regarding the death and the person who died.  It is an essential part of healing. The non-profit organization, Open To Hope, provides many practical suggestions and resources to help you move toward healing in your unique grief journey. Whether your loss is immediate family or a friend or a prominent member of your community; this website is rich in resources to aid you in your grief and healing journey.