Local Grief Support

This is a list of some of the local grief resources. Please use these resources if you or someone in your family is in need. Everyone's experience with grief is different. It is very important that you and your family understand that grief is real and often takes the help of professionals to help you through. There is no shame in asking for help after, all this is a tremendous loss and you now need to take care of your well being.

If you know or recommend a local grief support service that is not on this list, please contact us and we would be happy to add them as a resource.

Loss of a Spouse

• Widowed Support
(913) 851-9944 or (913) 406-8430
widowsource.com

• National Association of Military Widows
(800) 842-3451 x1005

• They Help Each Other Spiritually
(THEOS)
(412) 471-7779


Loss in General 

• Catholic Communities Hospice
Brent Doster (Bereavement Coordinator)
(913)433-2058
Toll Free (877) 621-5090
www.catholiccommunityhospice.com

• Suicide Awareness Survivor Support
(913) 681-3050

• Kansas City Hospice
kansascityhospice.org
(816) 363-2600

• Growing Through Grief
Village Presbyterian Church
(913) 671-2327

• Grief Support Network
griefsupportnetwork.org

• Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors
(TAPS)
(800) 368-8277


Loss through Homicide

• Families of Homicide Victims Program
(913) 573-2851

• Co-Victim of Homicide Group
(913) 573-2851

• Catholic Communities Hospice
Brent Doster (Bereavement Coordinator)
(913) 433-2058
Toll Free (877) 621-5090
www.catholiccommunityhospice.com


Loss through AIDs

• National Hotline for Surviving Friends and Relatives of AIDS Victims
(800) 342-2437


Pregnancy and Infant Loss

• National SIDS Foundation
(800) 221-SIDS

• Source of Helping in Airing and Resolving
(SHARE)
(800) 821-6819


Loss of a Child or Sibling

• Rainbows
(800) 266-3206

• MISS Foundation
misschildren.org
(888)941-3904

• Compassionate Friends
(816) 941-3904

• Catholic Communities Hospice
Brent Doster (Bereavement Coordinator)
(913)433-2058
Toll Free (877) 621-5090
www.catholiccommunityhospice.com


Grieving Services for Youth

• Solace House
solacehouse.org
(913) 341-0318

• Kids Aid
kidsaid.com

• Catholic Communities Hospice
Brent Doster (Bereavement Coordinator)
(913)433-2058
Toll Free (877) 621-5090
www.catholiccommunityhospice.com


Loss of a Child to Cancer

• Beyond the Cure
(800) 532-6459


Loss of a Child through Homicide

• Parents of Murdered Children
(816) 850-4200

• Mothers Against Drunk Driving
(MADD)
(800)-438-6233