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Grief Resources

Faith, Caring & Compassion

The wonderful thing about technology is that it can bring people together from all over the globe to make it easier for you to find information and support networks in your time of need. The following are some of the tools available to assist you in your healing journey. If you’re still having trouble locating helpful information or finding what you need, contact us to discuss other resources and find a personalized solution to support you on the road to recovery.

 

Local Support Groups


Clay County Bereavement Support Group
We invite you to join us for a monthly support group for anyone regardless of where you are in your own grief journey.  This group meets the first Monday of every month 10-11:30 a.m. (Due to Labor Day, the next meeting will be Monday, September 8.)  All meetings are held at Grace Chapel (in the front of the building) at 2104 W US Hwy 40, Brazil.  If you have any questions about this group, please call 812.446.2206.


Clay County Parent Bereavement Support Group
Because losing a child is the most difficult loss of all, we invite parents who have lost a child to join us the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m.  All meetings are held at Grace Chapel (in the front of the building) at 2104 W US Hwy 40, Brazil.  For more information about this group, please call 812.446.2206.



Online Grief Support



GriefShare
Grief ShareGriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. GriefShare seminars and support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. You’ll gain access to valuable GriefShare resources to help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding your life.


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Web Healing
Web HealingWeb Healing, the internet’s first interactive grief website, has served the bereaved on the net since 1995. It offers grief discussion boards where men and women can discuss issues related to grief and healing or browse recommended grief books. The site’s originator, Tom Golden, LCSW, is an internationally known psychotherapist, author, and speaker on the topic of healing from loss.

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The Compassionate FriendsThe Compassionate Friends
Whether your family has had a child die (at any age, from any cause), or you are trying to help those who have gone through this life-altering experience, The Compassionate Friends exists to provide friendship, understanding, and hope to those going through the natural grieving process. Through a network of more than 625 chapters with locations in all fifty states, as well as Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, The Compassionate Friends has been supporting bereaved families after the death of a child for four decades.

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AARP
AARPFor more than fifty years, AARP has been serving its members and society and creating positive social change. AARP’s mission is to enhance the quality of life for all as we age, leading positive social change and delivering value to members through information, advocacy and service. Here you’ll find articles, discussions, and helpful information on dealing with end of life care, the challenges faced by caregivers, and how to deal with grief after a loss.

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