Organizations & Links

Organizations & Links

Materials That You May Find Helpful

Grief, loss, and resilience related Websites and Organizations including our community partners useful for Adults, Families, LGBTQIA+, Schools, and Professional & Family Caregivers. Use the Dougy Center Worlwide Directory Program Finder to locate a grief support organzation by city or zipcode.

Resources for

As a minority group, the LGBTQIA+ community has felt a unique emotional stress, meaning that the death of someone significant in life can be disproportionately challenging. A person’s experience of the AIDS crisis, higher rates of suicide, and hate crimes may trigger depression or other mental health challenges related to grief and loss.
Kara compassionately acknowledges the identities, stories, and grief experiences of bereaved LGBTQIA+ youth and adults, and offers these Bay Area community resources as possible additional support:
  • Adolescent Counseling Services(ACS)
  • allcove
  • Asian American Community for Community Involvement(AACI)
  • ASPIRE at El Camino Hospital
  • Bay Area Children’s Association (BACA)
  • Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC)
  • Children’s Health Council
  • Counseling and Support Services for Youth (CASSY)
  • Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley
  • La Clínica Latina at the Gronowski Center
  • La Selva Community Clinic
  • Momentum for Health
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness – Santa Clara County
  • Outlet (A Program of ACS, LGBTQIA+ Support)*
  • Parents of Vision – A Faith Based Support Group
  • The Q Corner*
  • Queer Silicone Valley*
  • For Adults & Families

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