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.
July excerpt: "When my mother was dying of cancer, a hospice social worker met with my father and me. Her first question was: how do you grieve? I was startled by the question..."
President Amy Tucci details the many benefits hospice care can provide to Alzheimer's patients and their families.
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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