Many times in our lives we feel alone. This is especially so when someone we love dies. Even though family and friends may be near, they may not understand just how we feel. Grief, like a wound, needs time to heal. The brief time given to attend to a funeral is only the beginning of the healing process. In our experience it is not uncommon to feel overwhelmed and detached from people who love you after a significant loss. Crossroads Hospice Society offers a supportive environment where you may continue to express your feelings without concern for judgment or expectations.
GRIEF... is surrounded by so many myths which are often expressed in messages like:
Sound familiar? At hospice we understand the realities of grief and offer the support and encouragement needed to help the bereaved find their way through at their own pace and in their own way.
- Time heals all wounds
- Replace the loss
- Grieve alone
- Be strong for others
- Hide your feelings
Charity Number: 894850635 RR0001