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Local Bereavement Organizations:
The Bereavement Center of Westchester “The Tree House” is a nonprofit organization that specializes in grief counseling for families with children that have experienced the death of a parent or sibling. They participate in community group and individual counseling.
GriefShare is a nonprofit organization that hosts support groups where they meet weekly around the world. They welcome people in need to visit or join a group at any time and attend as many meetings as they like.
National Bereavement Hotlines:
- Crisis Text Line - Text HOME to 741-741
Trained crisis intervention counselors operate this crisis text line 24/7. Their counselors will talk with you to help you through your time of need, and then they'll connect you with the appropriate support agencies where applicable for follow-up care. This text hotline functions to support those who are uncomfortable with speaking about their grief over the phone.
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline/National Crisis Hotline (800) 273-8255
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline/National Crisis Hotline isn't just for individuals contemplating suicide. A voice prompt will identify the call made to a suicide prevention hotline. However, don't be alarmed as this hotline is there to support anyone experiencing any emotional crisis.