There are many local resources for grief and bereavement support. Listed below are some of these organizations, contact numbers and a brief description of the services they offer.
Grief Management Kit
A comprehensive, award-winning collection of grief management materials suitable for personal use, school, church or other organizations.
To view materials on-site at our Grief Management Library – Free of Charge
To check materials out and view at your home and return — $105 Deposit
To purchase your own copy of the Grief Management Library — $95.00
Hands of Hope Hospice 816-271-7190
Hands of Hope Hospice offers a variety of support groups and activities for bereaved persons. The groups and activities are not limited to families who have had hospice services. Anyone is welcome to attend without charge. Listed below are the regularly scheduled meeting times. Please call 816-271-7190 for information.
Kendallwood Hospice 816-232-2400 or 800-757-7504
Meets the third Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m. at local restaurants.
National Bereavement Resources
|National Organization for Victim Assistance||800-879-6682|
|Parents of Murdered Children||888-818-POMC|
|The Compassionate Friends||877-969-0019|
|SHARE Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support||800-921-6819|
|Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)||800-221-1314|
|Society of Military Widows||800-842-3451|
|Survivors of Suicide||816-373-8479|
|Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)||800-438-MADD|