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Stories From Our Family Care Providers

The Guilt of Moving on After a Loss

After a loss, it is common to feel shocked and angry. However, over time, these feelings begin to change, and eventually, you will be looking to move on with your life. Unfortunately, many people begin feeling guilty at this point in their life. Moving on after a loss can be extremely difficult, especially if you are riddled with guilt. However, there are some things you can do to make the journey a little easier. Here are some things to keep in mind.

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How to Help Children Deal with Loss

Dealing With Loss Without a doubt, the loss of a loved one impacts most people significantly. However, loss can have an especially profound effect on young children under the age of 5 or 6. This is especially true for young children who do not yet understand the...

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Six Reconciliation Needs of Mourning

Dealing with loss The loss of a loved one has a profound impact on our lives that never truly goes away. The process of mourning is a long and difficult experience. In order to heal from a tragic loss, it is best to not set aside your grief, but rather to face it...

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It’s Okay To Feel The Loss Of A Loved One

Dealing with loss There is no easy way to deal with the loss of a loved one. The best we can hope for, as human beings, is to learn a new way to live around the loss. Anyone who has lost a family member or friend knows that there is no replacing them, there is no...

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Kim Garland – Fairmount Family Care Provider

My story started about 6 years ago when I lost my 35-year-old brother (best friend) to a motorcycle accident. I received a phone call on Thanksgiving that brought me to my knees (literally). I had spent my entire adult life in the corporate world.  When I lost my...

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How to choose a funeral home.

How to choose a funeral home It isn’t really a topic we want to talk about or deal with: our passing, or the passing of a loved one. And yet, it is one of the inevitable parts of the human existence. At some point, we will find ourselves needing to plan a funeral, and...

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