123 South Washington Street
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
Phone: (410) 939-2882
Fax: (410) 939-5153

Support

The pain of losing a loved one is something that no one should have to go through alone. The organiztions listed below can provide information and support.



 Baltimore

SIDS Alliance*  
1314 Bedford Ave., Suite 210 Baltimore MD 21208
Phone: (800) 221-7437
Alternate Phone: (410) 653-8226
Website: http://www.sidsalliance.org
TBI/Tissue Banks International*  
815 Parks Ave. Baltimore MD 21201
Phone: (800) 756-4824
Website: http://www.tbionline.org


 Washington

AARP* Grief and Loss Programs  
601 E. Street, NW Washington DC 20049
Website: http://www.aarp.org/griefandloss/home.html
American Association of Suicidology  
4201 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 310 Washington DC 20049
Website: http://www.suicidology.org
American Hospice Foundation  
1130 Connecticut, NW, Suite 700 Washington DC 20036
Phone: (202) 223-0204
Website: http://www.americanhospice.org
Email: ahf@msn.com
Hospice Foundation of America  
2001 S Street, NW, Suite 300 Washington DC 20009
Phone: (800) 854-3402
Website: http://www.hospicefoundation.org
National AIDS Fund  
1400 "I" St., NW, Suite 1220 Washington DC 20005-2208
Phone: (202) 408-4848
Website: http://www.aidsfund.org
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Inc. (TAPS)  
2001 S Street, NW, Suite 300 Washington DC 20036
Phone: (800) 959-TAPS
Alternate Phone: (202) 588-8277
Website: http://www.taps.org
United Cerebral Palsy Association*  
1660 L St. NW Suite 700 Washington DC 20036
Phone: (202) 776-04006
Alternate Phone: (800) USA-5UCP
Website: http://www.ucpa.org


 New York

Air Crash Support Network  
1595 York Ave., Box 22 New York NY 10028
Phone: (877) ACSN-HELP
Website: http://www.aircrashsupport.com
American Foundation for AIDS Research*  
120 Wall St. New York NY 10005
Phone: (212) 682-7440 ext. 210
Website: http://www.amfar.org
American Lung Association*  
1740 Broadway New York NY 10019
Phone: (800) LUNG-USA
Website: http://www.lungusa.org
Leukemia Society of America*  
600 Third Ave. New York NY 10016
Phone: (703) 960-1100
Website: http://www.leukemia.org
National Donor Family Council C/o National Kidney Foundation  
30 East 33rd St. New York NY 10016
Phone: (800) 622-9010
Alternate Phone: (212) 889-2210
Website: http://www.kidney.org/recips/donor

(For Families of those who died and became Organ and/or tissue donors.)



 Van Wert

Alive Alone  
11115 Dull Robinson Road Van Wert OH 45891
Website: http://www.alivealone.org


 Phoenix

Alliance of Grandparents  
PO Box 17281 Phoenix AZ 85011-0281
Phone: (888) 774-7437
Website: http://www.agast.org
Make-A-Wish Foundation Of America*  
100 Charendon Ave., Suite 2200 Phoenix AZ 85013
Phone: (602) 279-9474
Website: http://www.wish.org
Wings of Lights Inc.  
16845 N. 29th Ave., Ste 1 Phoenix AZ 85053
Phone: (800) 613-8531
Website: http://www.wingsoflight.org

(Support and information network for aircraft accident survivors and others directly affected by avaition accidents.)



 Calabasas

ALS Association*  
27001 Agoura Road Calabasas CA 91301
Phone: (818) 880-9007
Website: http://www.alsa.org


 Chicago

Alzheimer's Association*  
919 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1000 Chicago IL 60611
Phone: (312) 335-8700
Website: http://www.alz.org


 Atlanta

American Cancer Society*  
1599 Clifton Road, NE Atlanta GA 30329
Phone: (800) ACS-2345
Website: http://www.cancer.org


 Alexandria

American Diabetes Association Research Foundation*  
1660 Duke St. Alexandria VA 22314
Phone: (800) 232-3472
Salvation Army National Headquarters*  
615 Slaters Ln. PO Box 269 Alexandria VA 22313
Phone: (703) 684-5500
Website: http://www.salvationarmy.org/home.html


 Dallas

American Heart Association*  
7320 Greenville Ave. Dallas TX 75231
Phone: 527-6941


 Rockville

American Kidney Fund*  
6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010 Rockville MD 20852
Phone: (800) 638-8299
Website: http://www.akfinc.org


 Cedar Grove

American Liver Foundation  
1425 Pomptom Ave. Cedar Grove NJ 07009-1000
Phone: (800) 233-0179
Website: http://www.liverfoundation.org


 Marietta

American SIDS Institute*  
2480 Windy Hill Rd. Suite 380 Marietta GA 30067
Phone: (800) 232-SIDS
Website: http://www.sids.org


 West Hartford

Association for Death Education and Counseling  
342 Main St. West Hartford CT 06117-2507
Phone: (860) 586-7503
Website: http://www.adec.org


 Park Forest

Bereaved Parents of the USA  
P.O. Box 95 Park Forest IL 60466
Phone: (630) 971-3490
Website: http://www.bereavedparentsusa.org


 La Crosse

Bereavement Services/RTS Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center  
1910 South Ave. La Crosse WI 54601
Phone: (608) 791-4747
Alternate Phone: (800) 362-9567 Ext. 4747


 Kensington

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation*  
3910 Warner St. Kensington MO 20895
Phone: (800) 366-2223
Alternate Phone: (301) 962-3521
Website: http://www.candlelighters.org


 Anchorage

Center for Loss in Multiple Birth (CLIMB) Inc.*  
P.O. Box 91377 Anchorage AK 99509
Phone: (907) 222-5321
Website: http://www.climb-support.org


 Camdenton

Concerns of Police Survivors  
P.O. Box 3199, So. Highway 5 Camdenton MO 65020
Phone: (314) 346-4911


 Bethesda

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation*  
6931 Arlington Road Bethesda MD 20014
Phone: (800) 344-4823
Website: http://www.cff.org


 Brookfield

Funeral Service Educational Foundation  
13625 Bishop's Drive Brookfield WI 53005
Phone: (877) 402-5900


 Louisville

Grief Magazine  
1941 Bishop Lane, Suite 202 Louisville KY 40219-1927
Phone: (800) 346-3087
Website: http://www.accordinc.org


 Reston

In Loving Memory*  
1416 Green Run Lane Reston VA 20090
Phone: (703) 435-0608
Website: http://www.geocities.com/athens/delphi/9030/

(Dedicated to helping parents cope with the loss of their only child or all of their children.)



 Pittsburg

International THEOS Foundation  
322 Blvd. of the Allies Suite 105 Pittsburg PA 15222-3510
Phone: (412) 471-7770

(international widows and widowers group)

THEOS Foundation, Inc.  
322 Blvd. Of the Allies Pittsburg PA 15222
Phone: (412) 471-7779


 White Plains

March of Dimes Birth Defects Association*  
1275 Marnaroneck Ave. White Plains NY 10605
Phone: (800) 453-3816
Website: http://www.modimes.org


 Irving

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Victim Assistance Program  
511 E John Carpenter Freeway Suite 700 Irving TX 75062
Phone: (800) GET-MADD
Website: http://www.madd.org


 Tucson

Muscular Dystrophy Association*  
3300 E. Sunrise Dr. Tucson AZ 85718
Phone: (520) 529-2000
Website: http://www.mdausa.org


 Cleveland

National Catholic Ministry  
28700 Euclid Ave. Cleveland OH 44092-2527
Phone: (440) 943-3480
Website: http://www.griefwork.org/index.htm


 Arlington

National Hospice Organization*  
1901 N. Moore St., Suite 901 Arlington VA 22209
Phone: (703) 243-5900
Alternate Phone: (800) 658-8898


 Cincinnati

Parents of Murdered Children Inc. (POMC)  
100 E. Eighth St., B41 Cincinnati OH 45202
Phone: (513) 721-5683
Alternate Phone: (888) 818-POMC
Website: http://www.pomc.com


 Reno

Pen-Parents Inc.  
PO Box 8738 Reno NV 89507
Phone: (702) 826-7332
Website: http://penparents.org

(Support network designed for grieving parents and grandparents providing a pen-pal type service.)



 Wyzata

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Center  
1421 E Wayzata Blvd., Suite 30 Wyzata MN 55391
Phone: (612) 473-9372
Website: http://www.pilc.org

(Provides support, resources and education On miscarriage, still birth and infant death.)



 Iowa City

Ray of Hope  
PO Box 2323 Iowa City IA 52244
Phone: (319) 337-9890

(For survivors of those who died from suicide.)



 St Charles

SHARE Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Inc. St. Joseph's Health Center  
300 1st Capitol Dr. St Charles MO 63001
Phone: (800) 821-6819
Website: http://www.nationalshareoffice.com

(For families who have experienced the death of a baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or neonatal death.)



 Springfeild

Society of Military Widows  
5535 Hempstead Way Springfeild VA 22151
Phone: (703) 750-1342


 Oak Brook

The Compassionate Friends*  
P.O. Box 3696 Oak Brook IL 60522-3696
Phone: (630) 990-0010
Website: http://www.compassionatefriends.org

(Supports families who have experienced the death of a child)



 Houston

The Living Bank Organ and Tissue Donation  
Box 6725 Houston TX 77265
Phone: (800) 528-2971
Website: http://www.livingbank.org