Welcome to the grief support portal.
Grief is not an illness, an ailment or a sign of weakness. It is an emotional, physical, and spiritual necessity. The only way to process loss is to grieve.
There are seven books available for you and your families to easily access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There are four books in The Family Care Series plus the Holiday Book, the Pet Loss Book and a Planning Guide. It is not uncommon for family members who have lost a loved one to need additional support in dealing with their grief. You are welcome and encouraged to share these books with anyone you feel may benefit.
You will need your password to access the grief support web portal. For assistance with your WebKey, please call Linda Findlay at 315-725-6132.
The Family Care Series 7-book set is free to read, download, or print
Free Access to Grief Support Resources
Access to all seven books are provided at no cost to you. When you click a book, you can view and read the book online. All of the e-books are viewable on all digital platforms.
Begin by clicking any book you would like to view. The books were written to be read at 1, 3, 6 and 11 months during the first year of grief. The books can be helpful at any time, and re-reading each book can speak to different needs.
Our hope is that you find these books informational and helpful. Most important, we hope you will feel less alone in knowing that some of what you are feeling or experiencing is common during the journey of grief.
Grief occurs in everyone’s life at one time or another. The death of a parent, partner, or of a child, can cause almost unbearable emotional pain. Knowing how to cope with that grief is important for ensuring that the emotional distress doesn’t lead to depression or cause deeper psychological damage.
By accessing the link below, you will find the best online resources for coping with grief and bereavement. With the internet being so widely used, people who are grieving have turned to the internet to find help, support, or someone to share their pain with. These sites can be useful both for people suffering from grief, and those who offer them support.
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We are only providing useful sources of information for the bereaved.
The most important thing you can do for your family.
Completing a Planning Guide can help support your loved ones at a time when they need it most. Knowing and following your wishes can alleviate the decision-making stress, and allow your survivors to focus on their emotional needs and on other family matters that may arise during difficult times.