The following is a list of organizations to assist with the bereavement process.
Bereaved Families of Ontario - York Region 905-898-6265
They create programs and provide services and resources to support bereaved families. They are committed to self-help and mutual aid. Their focus is particularily on families who have experienced the death of a child.
Rainbows Canada - 1-877-403-2733 Is the largest international non profit organization committed to helping children and teens grieve and grow after loss.
The Ravive - A website which lists therapists in your area to assist you in the grieving process.
Hospice Simcoe - Provides emotional, spiritual and pyschosocial support to individuals and families who are anticipating a death or experiencing grief due to loss of a loved one or friend. This support is available whether or not you have had previous contact with Hospice Simcoe.
Holy Martyrs of Japan Church - Ministry of Consolation and Hope (905) 775-2065
This ministry provides individual and group bereavement support for those people who have experienced the death of one whom they have loved. Grief is a natural part of the process of healing, it is not an illness and can take a long time to reconcile.