Resources

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention  Resources for Loss Survivors

If you have lost a loved one to suicide, or your school or community are struggling to cope with a suicide loss, here are some resources that can help. These resources are designed to help survivors of suicide loss address their complex practical and emotional needs.

A Place to Remember www.aplacetoremember.com

Uplifting support resources for those  who have been touched by a crisis  in pregnancy or the death of a baby

American SIDS Institute https://sids.org/memorial-page/

Children are a precious gift. We have created this page to honor those infants lost as a result of sudden infant death.

A Bed For My Heart www.abedformyheart.com

A place to rest your grieving heart and let its truth spill outside the covers

Asbestos   www.asbestos.com

Supporting others who are grieving the loss of a loved one.

Bereaved Parents of the USA www.bereavedparentsusa.org

Bereaved Parents of the USA is a national non-profit self-help group that offers support, understanding, compassion and hope to bereaved parents grandparents or siblings struggling to rebuild their lives after the death of their children, grandchildren or siblings.

Brighter Days Grief Center www.brighterdaysgriefcenter.org

Brighter Days Grief Center is a newly established nonprofit organization serving individuals anticipating or enduring the death of a beloved family member. Although we are a Grief Center providing free services and resources, we are so much more than that at our core. We are a community of families turned into volunteers, staff and board that are bound together by our own experiences.

Children’s Grief Connection www.childrensgriefconnection.com

Bringing hope & healing to grieving children and their families.

Centering Corporation www.centering.org

Centering Corporation has hundreds of grief resources. We have resources for infant loss, bereaved parents, suicide, homicide, loss of a spouse, children and grief, pet loss, general grief resources and more.

The CJ Foundation for SIDS www.cjsids.org

The CJ Foundation is a national non-profit devoted to eliminating the tragedy of sudden unexpected infant deaths and supporting grieving families through our extensive granting program

The Compassionate Friends www.compassionatefriends.org

Through a network of over 600 chapters with locations in all 50 states, as well as Washington DC, Puerto Rico, and Guam, The Compassionate Friends has been providing support to bereaved families after the death of a child for four decades.

The Dougy Center for Grieving Children www.dougy.org

The Dougy Center provides support in a safe place where children, teens, young adults, and their families grieving a death can share their experiences. Through our Pathways Program we provide a safe place for families facing an advanced serious illness

Full Circle www.fullcirclegc.org

We believe that a circle represents many aspects of our mission at Full Circle. We have worked to create a circle of support where children and families experiencing loss can find hope and start the healing process in a safe, trusting environment

MISS Foundation www.missfoundation.org

The MISS Foundation, established in 1996 by Dr. Joanne Cacciatore, is an international 501(c)3, volunteer based organization providing C.A.R.E. [counseling, advocacy, research, and education] services to families experiencing the death of a child.

One Bright Star www.onebrightstar.org

The mission of the One Bright Star organization is to be a resource for grieving families who have lost a child to death and has created a star symbol to recognize and support families.

A non-profit grief and healing organization dedicated to helping parents and families living with the loss of a child

COPE Foundation    www.copefoundation.or g          

A non-profit grief and healing organization dedicated to helping parents and families living with the loss of a child

http://healingheartsny.org/

Hospice CNY    https://www.hospicecny.org

Professional grief counselors provide grief information and counseling support for adults and children at The Center. Call us at 315-634-1100 to schedule an appointment

Hope For Bereaved      https://hopeforbereaved.com/

HOPE For Bereaved is dedicated to helping grieving children, teens and adults by providing core services (support groups, monthly newsletter and counseling) at no charge. 

Journeys of Hope Healing and health https://www.journeysofhopehealingandhealth.com

The Bereavement Cruise is a powerful transformational journey at sea honoring and celebrating the lives of our lost loved ones.  It is an opportunity to experience an inspiring continuation of healing that will be shared in a nurturing community of people who are or have been where you are in your grief journey-no matter how much time has passed.

TAPS – The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors  https://www.taps.org/

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.

Articles:

Over Coming The Stigma of Mental Illness by Mayo Clinic

What I Wish More People Understood About Losing A Child By Paula Stephens

An Open Letter To Parents Who Have Lost A Child Healing is not on a timetable

7 Things I’ve Learned Since the Loss of My Child by Angela Mille

Mental Health:

Bring Change To Mind https://bringchange2mind.org/

Let’s talk to end the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness:
Every individual who speaks out inspires another. And another. That’s how we’ll end the stigma around mental illness. That’s how we’ll Bring Change to Mind .

Project Semicolon: https://projectsemicolon.com/

Within the belief that suicide is generally preventable, the mission of Project Semicolon is to help reduce the incidents of suicide in the world through connected community and greater access to information and resources. We believe that suicide prevention is the collective responsibility of each and every person on the planet.