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Tips to Help Console a Grieving Friend

Recommend help. There is only so much that a friend or family member can offer to someone who is grieving without putting too much strain on themselves. Gently suggest seeking therapeutic help to give them a special place to cope with their loss. Continue to check in on them. At the time of a funeral, [...]

August 15th, 2016|Grief and Support, Uncategorized|

Ways we can be present and help loved ones who are grieving

Share memories. If you knew the deceased, share photos and stories about him or her in person, or in a note or email. If you didn't know the person who died, ask to hear a story about him while you're being present and sharing lunch with the bereaved. Check in weeks and months later. The [...]

July 24th, 2016|Grief and Support, Uncategorized|