With the loss of a loved one, it is so easy to neglect taking care of yourself. We at Heber Springs Funeral Home are here to do all we can to help you through this difficult time. In addition to our support, we want to introduce you to some good grief support groups that will offer help during the healing process after the death of a friend or loved one. Again, we encourage you to take time for yourself, get plenty of rest and stay close to your family and friends.
GriefShare seminars and support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. You’ll gain access to valuable GriefShare resources to help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding your life.
Gentle Springs Of Hope
The dream and goal of Gentle Springs of Hope is to build Christian, nutrition- oriented, assisted living facilities/ ranches. Our program will be intergenerational, encompassing both youth and partially disabled adults who need assistance in their daily living, residing at the ranches. In addition, animals living on facility grounds will play a significant role in ranch activity programs.
Crisis, Grief and Healing
Webhealing.com, the first interactive grief website on the internet, offers discussion boards, articles, book suggestions, and advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. The site’s founder, Tom Golden LCSW, has provided book excerpts and contact information to help those healing from loss.
With nearly 50 internet support groups plus a wide range of online resources, GriefNet provides support for those dealing with all types of loss. Their companion site, kidsaid.com, helps children and their parents deal with grief and loss in an appropriate and safe environment.
Willowgreen offers support and information for those dealing with life transition & aging, illness & caregiving, loss & grief, and hope & spirituality. The site offers advice, products, and inspirational materials.
Grief and Loss
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.
Growth House is an award-winning website that offers international resources for life-threatening illnesses and end of life care. The site features hypertext topic pages that explain major issues across the spectrum of hospice and home care, palliative care, pain management, grief, death with dignity, and quality improvement. It also offers disease-specific guides, an online bookstore, and even their own radio station.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website provides a host of information and resources for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury and their caregivers.