Resources for Grieving Families

Resources on Grieving

A list of support groups and other information from the state of Michigan.

Additional Resources

Gryphon Place – Suicide Prevention & Support

Helping those in conflict and crisis; dial 2-1-1 for information and referral services and get connected to community resources. A community resource advisor is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to help you.

24-hour HELP-Line: 269.381.HELP (381-4357)

Toll free 2-1-1 number: 1.800.563.5432

National Alliance for Grieving Children

The National Alliance for Grieving Children (NAGC) is a nonprofit organization that raises awareness about the needs of children and teens who are grieving a death and provides education and resources for anyone who supports them.

National Funeral Directors Association – Grief Support

Grief education and support resources from the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA).

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1.800.273.TALK or 1.800.273.8255

Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan

Serving Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph & Van Buren counties


GriefShare helps to connect you with faith-based grief support resources in your area.

Epilepsy Foundation

Accurate information regarding SUDEP and other causes of epilepsy related deaths. The Epilepsy Foundation provides individual and family bereavement support. Call 1.800.332.1000 and press 1, or email to learn more about their services.