Coping with a loss?

Help may be just a click away.

The emotional upheaval these trying times can cause is sometimes so overwhelming that even the support of friends and family may not help relieve the amount of sadness and grief you feel. 

At Nicoles Funeral Home and Valley View Memorial Park we offer the following aftercare grief sessions:

» The Compassionate Friends
Supporting Family After a Child Dies. The TCF offers friendship, understanding and hope to families that have experience the death of a child at any age from any cause. There are no dues and we have no religious affiliation. Our Chapter offers many grief services, memorial events, and library resources at no cost to our families.

» Grief Talks
United Methodist Church of Ephrata, 117 C St. N.W.
First Tuesday of the month from 6:00-7:00 pm (In the Fireside Room) For those going through the shadows, pain, tears, and fear of the grief season.

»  Center for Loss & Transition
A leading provider of information and inspiration in the areas of illness and dying, loss and grief, healthy caregiving, life transition, and spirituality.

»  Growth House
An international gateway to resources for life-threatening illness and end of life issues. Hypertext topic pages link to sites around the world. Links to hospice and home care, bereavement, death with dignity, AIDS, and related topics in life-threatening illness.

»  GriefNet
GriefNet is an Internet community of persons dealing with grief, death, and major loss. They have many email support groups. Their integrated approach to online grief support provides help to people working through loss and grief issues.

»  National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Committed to improving end of life care and expanding access to hospice care with the goal of profoundly enhancing quality of life for people dying in America and their loved ones.

»  Tuck
Promoting awareness of sleep health, and how grief can cause insomnia, which groups are at the highest risk for sleep disorders during the grieving process, and how to deal with insomnia without resorting to habit-forming substances during an emotionally difficult time. 

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