Resources

Affiliates & National Organizations

  • National collaborative of Bereavement Programs and Providers

  • The Association for Death Education and Counseling® is an international, professional organization dedicated to promoting excellence and recognizing diversity in death education, care of the dying, grief counseling and research in thanatology. Based on quality research, theory and practice, the association provides information, support and resources to its international, multicultural, multidisciplinary membership and to the public.

  • Support for bereaved children / Resource for other Centers nationwide

  • VITAS Healthcare brings compassionate hospice and palliative care to residents of Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties, from the Broward county line to Key West.

  • An organization dedicated to helping people who are grieving and those who care for them.

  • Support for bereaved parents and siblings

  • The Alcove Center for Grieving Children & Families: Bereavement Center, Northfield, NJ

  • Improving care and knowledge for over 30 years through award-winning programs and expert guidance.

  • Support and resources for Parents with cancer raising young children

  • The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) offers compassionate care to all those grieving the loss of a loved one who died while serving in our Armed Forces or as a result of his or her service.

  • Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support

  • A unique collaboration of the leading professional organizations representing school professionals who have come together with a common conviction: grieving students need the support and care of the school community.

Other sites of interest

  • Find information, resources and tools to express condolences, grieve & cope with loss, and support family and friends.

  • Learn about Jewish mourning, shiva traditions, customs and more. Plan for a shiva. Find and send the appropriate sympathy items and food for a shiva home.

  • Compassion Books is your source for more than 400 books, videos, and audios to help children and adults through serious illness, death and dying, grief, bereavement, and losses of all kinds, including suicide, trauma, sudden loss, and violence. 

  • To help make the bereavement process easier, a variety of grieving support resources are available, many of which are online. Here you’ll find some grief-related resources on the web for children, parents, spouses, siblings, friends, acquaintances, coworkers and employers that are categorized into sections that make it easy to find what you – or someone else – needs.