The purpose of this site is to offer grief education for those in need and
for those who do not understand the grief expressed by others.
Disclaimer: This site is NOT to be used for psychological or psychiatric support. This is for grief education purposes ONLY.
Sitting silently beside a friend who is hurting may be the best gift we can give.
What to say when you don't know what to say:
It's ok to say just that - "I have no words!" or "I just don't know what to say!" Often people find those honest words more comforting than some of the common platitudes offered.
Cancer and Death: A Love Story in Two Voices
Leah Vande Berg and Nick Trujillo
An excellent, honest story about a couple dealing with a cancer diagnosis, treatment and ultimately death, while also dealing with anticipatory grief and bereavement.