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Dealing with Grief

End of Life: Helping with Comfort and Care

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Online booklet discusses comfort care, end-of-life care decisions and other issues family members and patient face.


Grief and Loss

Source: AARP

Description:

Section of AARP website includes large collection of articles about the grieving process and other aspects of death and dying; includes the "Final Details" checklists to legal, financial and other practical steps after a person dies.


Grieving a Loss

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)

Description:

Consumer information site includes information about hospice care, advance directives, family caregiving, grief and practical issues


Hospice Foundation of America

Description:

Website includes consumer information about hospice care and other end of life issues.


Mourning the Death of a Spouse

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Factsheet from the NIA states: "There are no rules about how you should feel."