Begin with a small group for Teens in schools or colleges or adults in any setting or develop a large coalition of community resources for grief support. Churches, Hospitals, Hospices and Funeral Homes, Counsellors and other professionals can work together to develop weekly grief groups. Speaker topics, educational handouts and facilitator training program is included.
Marge Eaton Heegaard, MA is a retired Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and Registered Art Therapist. Author of nineteen books, she has helped adults and children understand and express feelings of grief from loss and change. She wrote Grieving and Growing to help eight communities in the Minneapolis, Minnesota, area develop the first coalitions for grief support.