Grief Support Resource Handouts

Genesis Grief Support Resources


"I strongly recommend other facilities to take advantage of the knowledge Genesis Grief Support experts possess from their many years of professional and personal experiences" - Joan Wethington, Wilton Retirement Community Director of Nursing.

  • Handling a Holiday with Grief - A brief handout to inspire you to find joy in a holiday through remembrance.
  • Grief Support Staff Guide - A brief handout for professional caregiving staff that supports you as you travel a unique workplace journey with cumulative loss.

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Grief Support Blog

  • Now We Weep. But Just For Now.

    Now We Weep. But Just For Now.

    Talking with my own spiritual director taught me that grief’s tears require safe places and safe ears. When sorrow is shared with another, it can be transformed.
    February 28, 2018
  • Helping Others in Their Grief

    Helping Others in Their Grief

    I have learned an important lesson working as a chaplain. We can all provide comfort, care and support for people around us who are hurting and grieving.
    January 19, 2018
  • Using Mindfulness to Help Heal Grief

    Using Mindfulness to Help Heal Grief

    Mindfulness is a form of meditation—settling our nervous system and training the brain to be more focused and less reactive.
    December 26, 2017