If you’ve lost a friend or family member to suicide, you’ve come to the right place. Find support groups, order a grief packet, or start a named memorial for your loved one. If you’d like to help others who are grieving, share your story of hope and how you were able to cope with a suicide loss. Scroll down to learn more about our grief support programs. For more specific information and guidance on coping with the loss of a loved one, click here.
After A Loss
If you have recently suffered a loss of a loved one due to suicide, start here. Know that it is OK to grieve. Find out where you can turn for help. Learn about the grieving process and how it can be different when the loss is due to suicide. Know what to say to your friends who may have recently lost someone and what to tell children in the aftermath of a suicide.
Stories of Hope
We know that sharing your story can help others going through a similar situation. DSF wants to hear your story and share it with the thousands of visitors we receive to our site each day. Learn more about how to get started.
Find a Support Group
DSF keeps an updated list of support groups across the country. Use the interactive map to find support groups nearest to you. If you run a support group and would like to be added, complete our New Support Group Form.
Named Memorial Program
Establishing a DSF Named Memorial fund in remembrance of a loved one creates a lasting legacy that gives back to others by ensuring DSF’s programs and services are financially supported into the future. Learn more about how to begin a fund for your loved one and the different opportunities each level of giving details.