General Grief Resources

Hospicenet.org – For patients and families facing life-threatening illness.

Centerforloss.com – For people who are grieving and those who want to help them.

AARP Grief & Loss – a collection of resources and an on-line support community.

National Funeral Directors Association – Grief resources.

American Cancer Society – Support to cancer patients, family and friends.

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

GROWW.org – message boards, resource listings and secure chat rooms for the grieving.

WidowNet – an information and support resource for, and by, widows and widowers.

Grief Resources For Parents

National SIDS and Infant Death Program Support Center – provides research, education, and support for families dealing with SIDS.

Bereaved Parents USA – a nationwide organization designed to aid and support bereaved parents and their families.

The Compassionate Friends – supports families who have experienced the death of a child.

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.

Grief Resources For Children

The Dougy Center – the first center in the United States to provide peer support groups for grieving children. They provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief.

Fernside Online – an online resource for grieving children.