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Illness & Death
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"How to Say It When You Don't Know What to Say: Illness & Death" is the most resourceful book I have ever used in the course of leading my grief support group. I have been following the Grief Share program and this book says it all. I have read it over and over and would strongly recommend it to anyone who is involved with grief support."

Dorothy Casey, Grief Support Group Leader

Speaking of grief
Timing your sympathy notes
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When we learn there’s a death, we think it’s essential to respond immediately. Some folks rise to the occasion and quickly craft a heartfelt message. But if you need some time to do the job justice, take it. The bereaved get most attention in the early days and weeks, while they’re in shock and processing the loss, and most likely won’t remember much. It’s in the weeks and months ahead, when mourning takes place, that they might most appreciate a condolence note from you. Here are five strategies for preparing notes of sympathy:

 
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