the following organizations provide informative and compassionate support for grieving families. this list will be updated with new information as it becomes available.
the family-friendly web site is intended to support the online safety of family members using the internet. they appropriately offer websites a designation that will be easily recognized by family members and other internet users.
center for loss and life transition - this site offers information on all aspects of loss. it lists workshops, books, and it has a very informative mourner's corner. dr. alan wolfelt is a well-known author, educator, and clinical thanatologist. i attended one of his seminars and was very encouraged to discover that his presentation
was very close to what i was experiencing at the time. i think you will find anything he writes to be of benefit to you and your family.
the dougy center - this is a program of the national center for grieving children and families. they are based in portland, but the center itself is a national and international organization. they focus on childhood grief and provide many avenues for grief healing for children.
sids - this site provides information for parents and families experiencing a loss from sids. it offers links to awareness articles and activities. readers are encouraged to submit their own stories for publication on the website.
the compassionate friends - this national organization has an extensive website which offers numerous avenues for grief healing. it includes a list of sibling resources, support group information and other activities for grief resolution.