The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is a national organization, "...dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research and education and by reaching out to people with mood disorders and those affected by suicide." The Support Groups section has a list of suicide survivor support groups offered throughout the country.

The Candelighters is a national organization with local chapters that provide support to families of children who are suffering from or who have died from cancer.

The Compassionate Friends is a national organization for those who have lost children, with support groups organized by local chapters.

Friends Indeed is an organization in the Soho section of New York City that offers large, drop-in support groups and free crisis counseling for anyone struggling with bereavement. is a website with an extensive range of links to information regarding end-of-life concerns including hospice care, palliative care, and bereavement.


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