HELPFUL LINKS

Resources at your fingertips

"Helpful Links" provides a selection of available supportive resources. Any one of these selections will provide multiple links to other resources. Inclusion of a site on this page should not be considered an endorsement. The Center for Infant and Child Loss is not responsible for the availability or content of these sites.

The Compassionate Friends

Nationwide support group for parents who have lost children at any age, gives local support groups information & various grief related information. Also includes sibling grief
www.compassionatefriends.org

Bereaved Parents of USA

Similar to Compassionate Friends includes local support groups and grief related information www.bereavedparentsusa.org

Hospice Foundation of America

Local resources with links and articles on grief
www.hospicefoundation.org

Sibling Loss

For anyone who has lost a brother or sister or adults who grew up with a chronic and fatal disease. www.counselingstlouis.net

William Wendt Center

Washington DC area includes support group info and grief resources www.wendtcenter.org

Suicide Support Documents

After Suicide | LifeSavers Manual | After a Suicide Attempt
Supporting Your Loved One After a Suicide Attempt

Grief Net

Informative link with section for children, library and articles www.griefnet.org

Center for Loss in Multiple Birth (CLIMB)

Resource for loss of twin or multiples www.climb-support.org

Parents Of Murdered Children

Support for parents who have lost a child to homicide www.pomc.com

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D)

Support for parents who have lost a child through an alcohol related crash www.madd.org

Dedicate a Star

Visitors to the site are invited to create a tribute to their little one, using a simple online form. Once the tribute has been approved a twinkling star bearing the child's name will appear in the night sky. www.lastingtribute.co.uk

Twinless Twins Support Group

For parents who have lost a twin www.twinlesstwins.org

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

SIDS Network

Links and articles on SIDS and grief www.sids-network.org

SIDS Alliance/First Candle

National parent organization www.firstcandle.org

SIDS Families

Newer site with online support, message boards and SIDS links CJ Foundation www.sidsfamilies.com

National SIDS Organization

www.cjsids.com


Perinatal Loss

MISS Foundation

Informative site for perinatal and infant loss www.misschildren.org

Hygeia Foundation

Poems, literature and personal stories related to loss www.hygeia.org

A Place to Remember

Includes literature to purchase and links to other sites www.aplacetoremember.com


Children's Grief

The Dougy Center

Resources available for parents and children www.dougy.org

Explaining Death to a Child

Explanation for talking to children about death www.evergreen-washelli.com

Stella Maris

The Center for Grief and Loss Bereavement support for children and teens www.stellamarisinc.com

Online Support Groups

Lots of good information for parents including an up to date message board for all typed of grief and loss.

webhealing.org
Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare job resources

usnursingjobs.net
cnacareer.org
www.bop.gov
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