Online Resources

The following websites may be helpful for more support and information about hospice care.

Anticipatory Grief

Anticipatory Grief is a normal response to a loss, before the death actually happens. This link offers support at this time.

Children and Grief

  • Sentara RMH Hospice can provide you with an excellent resource, “Preparing the Children: Information and Ideas for Families Facing Terminal Illness and Death” by Kathy Nussbaum. We also have many books on children and grief in our office library.

Other links to resources on children and grief are:

For teens:

Grief and the holidays

Grief is difficult any time of the year, but facing the holidays without your loved one brings special challenges. Check out some of these sites for tips on how to get through the holidays.

Links for Caregivers

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