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BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPS

Monthly Support Group for anyone regardless of where you are in your own grief journey. Meeting the first Monday of each month, 10-11:30am. Co-Sponsored by VNA Hospice and The French Family. Parent Support group meeting the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month 7-8:30pm. This group is for parents who have lost a child only. Sponsored by The French Family. Meetings are held at Grace Chapel, 2104 W US Hwy 40, Brazil. If you have questions about either group, please call Cindy at 446-2206.

Grief Library

Grief Support Articles

At Need: When no prearrangment for funeral has been made

Cremation or Burial? Families Don't Always Agree

Developmental Stages in a Child's Understanding of Death or Loss

Emotional Aspects of Cremation

Helping Yourself Heal

How Can I Help? What to Ask for When You're Grieving

Making Prearrangements - Why Does It Feel Strange?

The Early Stages of Grief: The First Seven Days

The Ripple Effect



Ask the Experts

Explaining Death to a Young Child

How Can I Comfort My Best Friend?

How Can I Deal with Loss?

I Felt an Indescribable Pain

I Still Can't Get Myself Going

Is My Dad in a Safe Place?

My Boyfriend's Father Died of Brain Cancer!

Returning to Work

Returning to Work: Part II

Should I Send a Thank-You Card to Everybody?




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At 28 and with an 11 week old baby, the word widow was not in my vocabulary. It was Friday November 3rd, 2001. My husband and I planned to go out to eat and then stop at his mom's house to see the baby and then he was going out like usual and I was going home to sleep.

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Thank you so much for making a very sad and stressful situation much less painful. We appreciated your attention to detail and thoughtfulness. The service and everything about it was perfect. Thank you again -Cindy and Aaron
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