Online resources


Allina Health Grief Resources
Provides several grief resources, including information on local support groups.

Center for Loss and Life Transition
A private organization founded by Dr. Alan Wolfelt, this center strives to promote understanding of grief and to serve bereaved persons and their caregivers.

For Those Who Give and Grieve
This newsletter is provided by the National Kidney Foundation.

Grief Inc.
Authors who speak on the topics of grief and grief support.
Internet support groups and resources for persons dealing with grief, death and loss.

Musician Paul Alexander offers musical messages of hope and other grief resources for the bereaved.

LifeNet’s Healing the Spirit
Resources to promote healing and peace for organ and tissue donor families as they grieve the death of their loved one.

A non-profit, grass-roots organization working to stop drunk driving, support the victims of drunk driving and prevent underage drinking.

National Donor Family Council
The National Kidney Foundation founded the National Donor Family Council, which supports the needs and expectations of donor families. Create and view memorials, obtain information on how to make a quilt square for the National Donor Family Quilt, read and post messages on the donor family message board and review recommended books and Web sites related to key donor family issues.

National Donor Memorial
Donor families can post a tribute to their loved one at this site honoring America’s organ and tissue donors.

Navigating Grief
Navigating Grief: A Guidebook for Grief Awareness & Understanding

Survivor Resources
Survivor Resources provides immediate and long-term emotional support for those affected by an unexpected death through homicide, suicide or accident.


Bereaved Parent Support
A nationwide organization designed to aid and support bereaved parents and their families as they struggle with grief caused by the death of a child.

Faith’s Lodge
Faith’s Lodge provides a place where parents and families facing the serious illness or death of a child can retreat to reflect on the past, renew strength for the present, and build hope for the future.

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
Remembrance photography for parents suffering the loss of a baby with a free gift of professional portraiture.

The Compassionate Friends
Offers grief support after the death of a child.

The MISS Foundation
Offers grief support after the death of a child.


Friends for Survival
National non-profit outreach organization for those who have been touched by a suicide tragedy.

Resources especially for survivors of suicide loss.

Youth and Children

Children’s Grief Connection
A nonprofit organization providing grief programs for children and teens in partnership with the Minnesota Funeral Directors Association.

The Dougy Center
The Dougy Center provides support in a safe place where children, teens, young adults, and their families grieving a death can share their experiences.

The Healing Garden
The Healing Garden is a child grief web page with interactive activities to help children deal with their grief and loss through creative expression and companion interaction.