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A Place to Remember

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

www.aplacetoremember.com

Alive Alone

An organization for educational and charitable purposes, to benefit bereaved parents whose only child or all children are deceased by providing a self-help network and publications to promote communication and healing.

www.alivealone.org

Bereaved Parents of the USA

Aids and supports bereaved parents and families coping with their grief following the loss of a child.

www.bereavedparentsusa.org

Centering Corporation

Provides materials, education and resources for the bereaved.

www.centering.org

GriefNet.org

Grace Happens. GriefNet.org is an Internet community of persons dealing with grief, death, and major loss.

www.griefnet.org

GriefShare

GriefShare is a support based group that helps you face your challenges and work at rebuilding your life after a loss. They focus on three elements; video seminar with experts, group discussions, and workbook-based study and discussion.

www.griefshare.org

Hospice Foundation of America

Learn about hospice care and programs, read excerpts from hospice publications, order books and videos and learn about the annual bereavement teleconference which is co-sponsored by the Hospice Foundation of America and The Compassionate Friends.

www.hospicefoundation.org

KidsAid

On-line support group for children dealing with a loss.

www.kidsaid.com

MADD

We Care. We may be able to help. For information on victim rights, financial assistance for crime victims through the Minnesota Crime Victims Reparation Program or other free and confidential help through MADD Victim Services 800-487-6233.

www.maddmn.org

MISS Foundation

National volunteer-based organization committed to providing crisis support and long-term aid to families after the death of a child from any cause.

www.missfoundation.org

My Forever Child Loss Keepsakes

Handcrafted and personalized child loss keepsakes – it is for anyone touched by the loss of a child, from pregnancy to adult child.

www.myforeverchild.com

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

Administers a network of nearly 3,000 volunteer professional photographers who, at a family’s request, will come to your hospital or hospice location and conduct a sensitive and private portrait session.

www.nowilaymedowntosleep.org

Schools Responding to Crisis

Dr. Scott Poland is President of NASP and a member of the National Emergency Assistance Team for NASP. He led the NOVA national crisis teams in Paducah, Kentucky and Jonesboro, Arkansas following school shootings. He is the author or co-author of numerous books, chapters and articles on crisis intervention, including three NASP Best Practices chapters. He recently published School Violence: Lessons Learned (1998, Sopris West).

Email: PolandNASP@aol.com

SIDS Resources

National SIDS Resource Center – provides informational services, family support, and education on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and related topics.

www.sidsresources.org

Survivor Resources

Dedicated to helping families and loved ones recover from the shock of homicide, suicide and sudden accidental death.

www.survivorresources.org

The Dougy Center

The first center in the US to provide peer support groups for grieving children. We’d like to share with you what we have learned from over 13,500 children, teens and families we’ve served since 1982. The Dougy Center is a non-profit organization which is totally privately supported and does not charge a fee for services.

www.dougy.org

The Compassionate Friends

The Compassionate Friends is a non-profit, self-help support organization for families who are grieving the death of a child of any age, from any cause.

www.compassionatefriends.org

Yellow Ribbon

Yellow Ribbon is a program for the prevention of teen suicide. The focus is on public awareness, education and training to help communities build new and/or strengthen existing programs.

www.yellowribbon.org