Although loss is part of the human condition, it is never easy when
someone we love dies. The following organizations offer support and
counseling for those experiencing the loss of a loved one.
A national nonprofit, self-help support organization that offers
friendship and understanding to bereaved parents, grandparents and
siblings for loss of a child. There is no religious affiliation and there
are no membership dues or fees.
Phone: (916) 457-4096.
Local chapter finder:
Friends For Survival
A national non-profit outreach organization open to those who have lost
family or friends by suicide and also to professionals who work with
those who have been touched by a suicide tragedy. Friends For Survival,
organized by and for survivors, has been offering services since 1983.
All staff and volunteers have been directly impacted by a suicide death.
Phone: (916) 392-0664.