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Grief Support

We have provided some helpful grief support links below:

LOCAL Grief Support

Children's Grief Support

North Central & North East Iowa: Eucalyptus Tree, a program of Cedar Valley Hospice www.cvhospice.org

Northern Iowa: Camp Green Tree A program of Hospice of North Iowa, Camp Green Tree is an overnight camp for grieving children. To learn more contact Autumn Hawver at 1.800.297.4719

Across Iowa: Amanda the Panda www.amandathepanda.org

Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois: Rick's House of Hope for Grieving and Traumatized Children

Web-based support for grieving teens with articles to read and on-line support group moderated by a certified hospice bereavement counselor: www.hov.org/teen_grief


NATIONAL Grief Support

Crisis, Grief and Healing 

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.


GriefNet

With nearly 50 internet support groups plus a wide range of online resources, GriefNet provides support for those dealing with all types of loss. Their companion site, kidsaid.com, helps children and their parents deal with grief and loss in an appropriate and safe environment.


Willowgreen   

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.


Grief and Loss   

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.


Growth House  

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.


National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization   

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.


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