Links

Here are a variety of local and national links to support groups, grief resources and podcasts.

Support Groups and Resources

20th Man Foundation: Help for homeless and disadvantaged youth

All About Grief: Books for sale and information about grief

Asbestos and Mesothelioma Support Group: A non-profit organisation assisting people and families living with asbestos related diseases

Bereaved by Suicide: For individuals & families bereaved by suicide

Beyond Blue: Depression & mental health

Big Brothers Big Sisters: Guidance for young people

Breast Cancer Network Australia: Breast cancer support & information

Cancer Council: Cancer support & information

Cancer Council Cancer Connections: Cancer support & information

Cancer Council Directory: Cancer support & information

CanTeen: Young people living with cancer

Carers Australia: Carer support and services

Catholic HIV/AIDS Ministry Melbourne: Support for those affected by HIV/AIDS

Dads in Distress: Support for single fathers

Ever After Widowed: Support for young widows and widowers

Fight Cancer Foundation: Cancer support and information

Good Grief: Programs for children and young people

Headspace: National youth mental health foundation

How to Re-Awaken Your Spirituality to Reconnect with the Natural World: Backpackerverse

Leukaemia Foundation: Leukaemia support and information

Lifeline: Telephone counselling and support

Mesothelioma Center (Asbestos.com): Mesothelioma support, research & information

Mesothelioma Guide: Mesothelioma guide for support, treatment, research & information

Michelle Anderson Publishing: Books on grief, health and wellbeing

MOSH: Suicide prevention and bereavement support

National Association for Loss and Grief: Resources for community and clinicians

National Centre for Childhood Grief: Helping young grieving people

National Council for Single Mothers and their children: Support for single mothers

Onwards and Upwards: A free Ebook on strategies for grieving & supporting

Open to Hope: Support for military families

Palliative Care: Palliative Care information & support

Playgroup: Support for Children/Young People & their families

Pregnancy Loss Australia: Still birth, miscarriage and neonatal support

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia: Prostate Cancer support & information

Reach Out: Youth mental health

Red Kite: Support for Children/Young People with cancer & their families

Relationships Australia: Support and counselling services

Salvation Army Counselling Service: Salvation Army Counselling Service

Sands: Still birth & neonatal support

Sane Australia: Helping all Australian affected by mental illness.

SIDS & KIDS: Support and fundraising for infant and child death

Solace Australia: Support for those grieving due to the death of their husband, wife or partner

Star Bear/Star Bound Program Anglicare: Support for Children/Young People & their families

Stroke Foundation Australia: Stroke support & information

Support After Suicide: Support for families affected by suicide

The Compassionate Friends: Support for bereaved parents, grandparents, family and siblings

The Gawler Foundation: Counselling, education and an integrative medicine approach to health, healing & well-being for those with cancer

The Grief Recovery Institute: A free Ebook, The Grief Recovery Method – Guide for Loss

Tranquil Mind Solutions: Wellness therapy and meditation programs

What Matters Now: Create a free, personal website for you and your loved ones

White Ribbon: Domestic violence support

Wombats Wish: Support for parentally bereaved children

Podcasts

What’s Your Grief? (Podcast 1): What not to say to a griever

What’s Your Grief? (Podcast 2): Misconceptions about grief

What’s Your Grief? (Podcast 3): Identifying your grief coping style

What’s Your Grief? (Podcast 4): Surviving the grief of an overdose death