207-729-3602, 45 Baribeau Drive, Brunswick, Maine - Email
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Grief Resources

Online Resources

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
ABCD: Americans for Better Care of the Dying
Growth House, Inc.

Recommended Reading

For Adults
  • The Courage to Grieve, by Judy Tatelbaum
  • How To Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies, by Therese Rando
  • Don’t Take my Grief Away, by Doug Manning
  • When a Grandchild Dies: What to Do, What to Say, How to Cope by B. Nadine Galinsky
For Teens
  • Straight Talk About Death for Teenagers: How to Cope with Losing Someone You Love, by Earl Grollman
For Children
  • I Miss You: A First Look at Death, by Pat Thomas
  • Lifetimes: A Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children, by Bryan Mellonie and Robert Ingpen
  • What’s Heaven?, By Maria Shriver
  • The Empty Place – A Child’s Guide Through Grief, by Roberta Temes
  • The 10th Good Thing About Barney, by Judith Viorst

Snow policy: If the Brunswick schools are closed, the Hospice Center is closed and all programs are cancelled
All services provided by our volunteers and coordinator, including home visits and consultations are free. We appreciate, and use, contributions and memorial donations from individuals, towns, and businesses to support the free services that we provide.