Kline Galland Online Information Center*

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."


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.