.On-Line Resources

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. 


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