Losing A Loved One
It is a lot easier than you think to reach out to someone
who loses a loved one. There are comforting ways to help healing during a time
of loss, with hope and support.
Be yourself and true to your relationship allowing the
griever to be more at ease.
Allow the griever to be his or her true feelings without judgment.
Sharing a memory or a
favorite story of the deceased is always comforting.
Try offering to lend
a hand and help with a meals, errands or household chores.
A few handwritten words are helpful and give support for the
Try to avoid cliché phrases and be true to yourself by
offering sincere feelings.
Allowing the griever the time needed to grieve, feel and
heal over their loss is essential as there is no timeline for grief.