• GriefNet is an Internet community of persons dealing with grief, death, and major loss. They have over 50 e-mail grief support groups and two web sites. Their integrated approach to on-line grief support provides help to people working through loss and grief issues of many kinds.
  • Growth House is a resource for life-threatening illness and end of life care. Their mission is to improve the quality of compassionate care for people who are dying through public education and global professional collaboration. Their search engine gives you access to the a collection of reviewed resources for end-of-life care.
  • Compassionate Friends Whether your family has had a child die (at any age from any cause) or you are trying to help those who have gone through this life altering experience, The Compassionate Friends exists to provide friendship, understanding, and hope to those going through the natural grieving process.
    Through a network of more than 650 chapters with locations in all 50 states, as well as Washington DC, Puerto Rico, and Guam, The Compassionate Friends has been supporting bereaved families after the death of a child for four decades. For local chapters: In Fort Bragg call 964-5229 and in Ukiah call 467-0337 or 467-5176.
  • Non-Denominational Christian Bereavement Group in Willits at Agape Bible Church, 290 South Lenore Ave., 707-459-1905
  • Widow’s Support Group supports widows aged 55+. Meets first and third Tuesday11:30 am at Ukiah Methodist Church, room 4, 209 N. Pine Street in Ukiah. Call 707-485-7037.