Resources

Resources are available through Catholic Cemeteries & Mortuaries – check the library list at this link (link to resource library).  Other places which provide reasonably priced resources include:

Centering Corporation
 7230 Maple Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68134
(866) 218-0101
(402) 553-1200
http://www.centering.org/
Excellent books for the bereaved and caregivers.  Ask for their catalogue and receive a copy of their quarterly newsletter.

The Compassionate Friends
PO Box 3696
Oak Brook, IL 60522
(877)-969-0010
(630)-990-0010
http://www.compassionatefriends.org
An international network of support groups for bereaved parents and siblings.

Hope for the Bereaved, Inc.
4500 Onondage Boulevard
Syracuse, New York 13219
Office:  (315) 475-9675
Helpline:  (315) 475-4673
http://www.hopeforbereaved.com

 

Check our listing of online resources available, listed by category, to assist with grief.

 

 

 
Recommended Reading

Families

Stein, Sara Bonnett.  About Dying:  An Open Family Book for Parents and Children Together.  Walker & Company:  New York.  1983.

Parents

Bernstein, Judith R. Ph.D.  When the Bough Breaks:  Forever After the Death of a Son of Daughter.  Andrews McMeel Publishing.  1998.

Kloss, Dennis.  The Spiritual Lives of Bereaved Parents.  Routledge Publishing.  1999.

Neimeyer, Robert A.  Lessons of Loss:  A Guide to Coping.  University of Memphis:  Memphis, TN.  2000.

Sanders, Catherine M.  Surviving Grief and Learning to Live Again.  John Wiley & Sons, Inc.:  New York.  1992.

Adolescents

Craven, Margaret.  I heard the Owl Call My Name.  Double Day & Co.:  New York.  1973.

Levit, Rosa Ellen.  A Short Life Song Remembered.  Chronicle Books:  San Francisco.  1974.

Gravelle, Karen.  Teenagers Face to Face with Bereavement.  IUniverse:  Englewood Cliffs, NJ.  2000.

Children

Colville, Bruce.  My Grandfather’s House.  Bridgewater Books:  New York.  1996.

Evans, Richard Paul.  The Dance.  Simon & Schuster:  New York.  1999.

Munsch, Robert.  Love You Forever.  Willowdale:  Ontario, Canada.  1986.