Grief is a reaction to loss. Our reactions are unique and individual; none of us experiences grief exactly the same way.
HFA friend and self-advocate Liz Weintraub emphasizes the importance of communication at the end of life for all people.
Comprendiendo el Duelo – HFA’s Spanish language video explaining the grief journey, watch it now or request a free DVD.
Join us November 1 at noon ET for “Grief: What Helps When It Hurts” offered as a community service by HFA, sponsored in part by Dignity Memorial Funeral Providers. Click here for details.
Everyone experiences grief. Use these resources to answer your questions, and to help your children, loved ones, and friends through the grief journey we all go through.
Our newest publication, is edited by HFA’s grief expert Kenneth J. Doka, PhD, MDiv.
Watch "Grief: What Helps When It Hurts"
This one hour program with Kenneth J. Doka, PhD, MDiv, and Dale Larson, PhD, goes into the how and why of grief and offers practical tips and coping strategies for people grieving a loss.
Listen to our own Ken Doka and NBC’s Maria Shriver discuss what it means to grieve and how to cope with loss.
Hospice: Something More
A rare glimpse into the lives of hospice patients.
November excerpt: A grieving mother, whose daughter had died suddenly in early September, told me the following January that she already dreaded the return of spring...
Watch a great video created by young people committed to supporting hospice care
Former Florida legislator Mike Abrams named to HFA Board of Directors
HFA provides leadership in the development and application of hospice and its philosophy of care with the goal of enhancing the U.S. healthcare system and the role of hospice within it.
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