Adult Resources and Grief Services
- Books for Transitions, Grief and Loss
- Grief Services and Materials for BMC Patients, Families and Staff
Beacon Hospice - a local hospice company.
Bereaved Parents of the USA - national non-profit self-help group that offers support, understanding, compassion and hope to the bereaved parents grandparents or siblings after the death of a child
Boston Medical Center Behavioral Health - offers one on one support as well as the possibility of support groups.
Hospice of North Shore and Greater Boston - a local hospice company.
Massachusetts Health Care Proxy (English)
Miss Foundation - international volunteer based organization providing C.A.R.E. (counseling, advocacy, research, and education) services to families experiencing the death of a child.
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care - a local hospice company that also offers groups and workshops for grief.
Single Fathers Due to Cancer - assists single fathers due to cancer cope with the loss of their wife or partner, meet the demands of sole parenthood, and manage their children's grief.
The Compassionate Friends - Supporting families after a child dies and offers monthly support groups in many areas
“Gone from my sight, the dying experience” by Barbara Karnes, RN
“How to Survive the Loss of a Love” by Peter Mc Williamsn, Harold H. Bloomfield, and Melba Colgrove (Mary Book / Prelude Pr; October 1993).
“On Grief and Grieving: Finding the Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss” by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross and David Kessler (Scribner; June 5, 2007)
“Water bugs and dragon flies, explaining death to young children” by Doris Stickney
“When Someone Dies: the Practical Guide to the Logistics of Death” by Scott Taylor Smith and Michael Casteleman (Scribner; March 12, 2013).
“When Bad Things Happen to Good People” by Harold S. Kushner (Anchor; August 24, 2004).
“I Wasn’t Ready to Say Goodbye: Surviving, Coping, and Healing After the Sudden Death of a Loved One” by Brook Noel (Sourcebooks; May 1, 2008)