In a effort to maintain good mental and emotional health of our clients, we offer free professional grief counseling by Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota. We feel the use of a licensed professional aids our friends on the road to true grief recovery.
GriefNet is an Internet community of persons dealing with grief, death, and major loss. They have many email support groups. Their integrated approach to online grief support provides help to people working through loss and grief issues of all kinds.
GriefShare is a special place where you can find help as you grieve the loss of a family member or friend. GriefShare is a Christian, non-denominational group and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics.
Center for Loss and Renewal provides a monthly column with stories, thoughts, and personal musings about living in the presence of grief.
Death and Dying is an an upbeat approach to loss offering grief support, and information on end of life issues for family, friends, pets, and loved ones.
Webhealing.com, the first interactive grief website on the internet, offers discussion boards, articles, book suggestions, and advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. The site’s founder, Tom Golden LCSW, has provided book excerpts and contact information to help those healing from loss.
Willowgreen offers support and information for those dealing with life transition & aging, illness & caregiving, loss & grief, and hope & spirituality. The site offers advice, products, and inspirational materials.
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.
Growth House is an award-winning website that offers international resources for life-threatening illnesses and end of life care. The site features hypertext topic pages that explain major issues across the spectrum of hospice and home care, palliative care, pain management, grief, death with dignity, and quality improvement. It also offers disease-specific guides, an online bookstore, and even their own radio station.
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website provides a host of information and resources for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury and their caregivers.