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Scheduled Chat Room Sessions

Please check under EVENTS on the Home page for the days and times of scheduled chat room sessions. Of course you can use the chat room at anytime.   But, we have found that having scheduled chat room times makes it easier for members to connect with each other. There is a different time for …

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Help for today & Hope for the Holidays

The holiday season is especially tough for those of us who are grieving the loss of a loved one.  Whether it’s your first or your tenth holiday without them, you will be filled with mixed emotions of happy memories and sadness as you still try to enjoy the holidays with friends and family.  The United States suffered …

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Is Heaven Like Hawaii?

Aloha! Last month I enjoyed a week on the Big Island of Hawaii with my son and 7 other family members.  Everyday we woke up and fell asleep to the sounds of palm trees swaying in the tropical breeze with gentle waves rolling in the background.  From our window we could see the turquoise blue …

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“How we coped during the holidays & How you can too”

Grief Hope Network recognizes that grief during the holidays is unique and especially challenging. As part of our online grief support, we’d like to share some ideas for coping with grief from a professional and fellow Grief Hope member who has walked in your shoes.  Here is an excerpt from the book, Stunned by Grief by author and friend, …

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Welcome to Grief Hope Network!

Been there, done that.  Got the t-shirt (two, so far).  My father died suddenly of a heart attack when I was 9 years old.  My husband died in 2004 when my son was 4.  There have been many other losses; grandparents, friends and other family members but none have affected me as profoundly as the …

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