Below are national nonprofit organizations.
Below are some listing of sites included to provide sources
of useful information for bereaved families.
AARP - American Association of Retired People Grief and Loss program includes online articles, publications, support groups, and discussion boards on coping with the loss of a family member.
ACCESS - Aircraft Casualty Emotional Support Service provides peer grief support and resource information to those who have survived or lost loved ones in air disasters.
AFSP - American Foundation for Suicide prevention is dedicated to advancing knowledge of suicide and the ability to prevent it.
Alive Alone - Designed to benefit bereaved parents whose only child or all children have died by providing a self-help network and newsletter to promote communication and healing.
BabySteps - Named after the baby steps that form the long and difficult road to recovery from the loss of a child.
BPUSA - Bereaved Parents of the USA offers support, care, and compassion for bereaved parents, siblings, and grandparents.
Center for Loss in Multiple Births - By and for parents who have experienced the death of one or more children during a multiple pregnancy, at birth, and through childhood.
Compassion Connection - Contains articles and readings for all who have suffered a loss.
Comfort Zone Camp - No charge nonprofit camp for siblings and children (age 7-17) coping with the loss of a sibling or parent
GROWW - Grief Recovery Online offers wide variety of grief and bereavement resources.
Hospice Foundation of America - Includes information about hospice care and programs including bereavement support for families using hospice.
In Loving Memory - Dedicated to helping parents cope with the death of all or only children.
MADD - Mothers Against Drunk Drivers has a mission to stop drunk driving, support victims of violent crime, and prevent underage drinking.
MISS - Mothers in Sympathy and Support provides emergency support to families after the death of their baby or young child.
National SIDS Resource Center - provides information services and technical assistance on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and related topics.
Parents Of Murdered Children - provides support and assistance to all survivors of homicide victims while working to create a world free of murder.
SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support - SHARE's mission is to serve those who are touched by the tragic death of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, or newborn death.
SIDS Network - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Network offers latest information, as well as support, for those who have been touched by the tragedy of SIDS/OID (other infant death).
SOS - Survivors of Suicide helps those who have lost a loved one to suicide to resolve their grief and pain in their own personal way.
TAPS - Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors is made up of, and provides services to, all those who have lost a loved one while serving the country in the Armed Forces.
TLC - National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children is dedicated to helping traumatized children and families restore a sense of safety and reduce the effects of trauma; information available about trauma, resources, and training for professionals.
|A safe place for kids to share and to help each other deal with grief about any of their losses.
"Helping Children with Cancer Tell Their Stories to the World"
Memorial Page for Children Who have Lost Their Battle With Cancer