Helpful Links

Compassionate Friends
Support groups in many states – the above link is for the state of Victoria.

Australian Government website
On this website there is a page about Death and Bereavement

Good Grief
Good Grief provides programs for children, young people and adults challenged by loss and change. An initiative of the Sisters of St Joseph, Good Grief Ltd is an Australian owned not-for-profit organisation.

Crisis support. Suicide Prevention

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
An independent, not for profit organisation which opened in January 1996 and is the largest provider of grief and bereavement education in Australia. 

For those with a spiritual outlook, plenty of quotes and links on this page

M.I.S.S. Foundation
USA website providing support and information to grieving families when a child dies

Wendt Center for Loss and Healing
USA website containing information and resources about grief, explaining death to a child, loss of parent, sibling, etc

The International Association for Near-Death Studies
Resources and information

Gili’s Place
Resources for grieving parents. Read stories from other parents on how they are still coping with the loss of their child.