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Grief Support

Grief Support

The following are some tools available to assist you in your healing journey. Contact us to discuss other resources and find a personalized solution to support you on the road to recovery.

365 Days of Healing

With our daily emails of comfort and hope, you will feel supported knowing we’re here to walk with you through your journey of grief.



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Just One of Many

Here’s one example of our 365 Days of Healing emails, designed to offer advice, tell stories, and otherwise help you heal.



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Grief & Healing Websites



 

GriefShare

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences.

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Web Healing

Web Healing offers grief discussion boards where you can talk with others who are grieving or browse recommended books on grief.

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The Compassionate Friends

Whether your family has had a child die (at any age, from any cause), or you are helping those who have gone through this life-altering experience, The Compassionate Friends exists to provide friendship, understanding, and hope to those going through the grieving process as a parent.

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AARP

With AARP you’ll find articles, discussions, and helpful information on dealing with end-of-life care, the challenges faced by caregivers, and how to deal with grief after a loss.

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Children & Grief

When a loved one dies, it can be difficult to know how to help kids cope with the loss, particularly as you work through your own grief. By being open and honest, encouraging communication, and sharing your own feelings, you and your children can cope with painful times and begin your healing journey together.

The following links provide more detailed information on topics related to helping children and teens cope with loss.



When Families Grieve™

This guide was created by Sesame Workshop, the educational organization behind Sesame Street. It explores children's understanding of death and offers information about communicating, ideas for coping together, and ways to move forward with your children after a loss.

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Helpful Children's Books

This list from the Barr-Harris Children’s Grief Center recommends children's books that deal with death and grief. These easy-to-read stories can open up a meaningful discussion between you and your child, and help children make sense of their feelings and understand what they're experiencing.

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More Advice

Here you'll find a Huffington Post article by Judith Acosta containing advice and guidance from her book Verbal First Aid, which counsels parents on ways to help kids heal from fear and pain in a variety of situations, including the death of a loved one. If you find the advice in the article helpful, you may want to read her book for even more insight.

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Lakeshore Family Funeral Homes

 

Pfeffer Funeral Home
Phone: (920) 684-4642
928 S. 14th Street
Manitowoc, WI, 54220

Jens Family Funeral Services & Crematory
Phone: (920) 682-1568
1122 S. 8th Street
Manitowoc, WI, 54220

Reinbold & Pfeffer Family Funeral Services
Phone: (920) 682-0118
818 State Street
Manitowoc, WI, 54220

Reinbold & Pfeffer Family Funeral Services
Phone: (920) 732-3535
1124 Main Street
Kellnersville, WI, 54215

Klein & Stangel Funeral Home
Phone: (920) 793-1396
1420 22nd Street
Two Rivers, WI, 54241

Christianson & Deja Funeral Home
Phone: (920) 775-4433
202 S. Liberty Street
Valders, WI, 54245

All Care Crematory and Reception Center
Phone: (920) 684-0021
925 S. 14th Street
Manitowoc, WI, 54220

Faithful Friends Pet Cremation
Phone: (920) 769-0500
1122 S. 8th Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220

Wittkopp Funeral and Cremation Service
Phone: (920) 449-5455
123 South Street
Plymouth, WI 53073


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