Grief Resources

Brandon & Area Suicide Bereavement Support Group – for those grieving the death of a loved one by suicide.  For more information about the group, please call: Kim at 204-571-4183 or

SPIN Bereavement Brochure

Circle of Remembrance – a special memorial service for family and friends who have lost a love one to suicide.  Held annually in the spring.  For more details contact: Kim at 204-571-4183

SPIN Donated Books at the Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre (255-9th Street) (available to sign-out)

Healing Your Grief When Disaster Strikes

The Depression of Grief: Coping with Your Sadness and Knowing When to Get Help

Finding the Words: How to talk with children and teens about death, suicide, funerals, homicide, cremation, and other end-of-life matters

Healing a Child’s Grieving Heart Set (2)

The Healing Your Grieving Heart Journal for Teens

Healing a Teen’s Grieving Heart Set (2)

A Teen’s View of Grief DVD

A Child’s View of Grief DVD

Sarah’s Journey: One Child’s Experience with the Death of Her Father

Healing the Bereaved Child: Grief Gardening, Growth Through Grief and Other Touchstones for Caregivers

Healing Your Traumatized Heart: 100 Practical Ideas After Someone You Love Dies a Sudden, Violent Death

The Companioning the Grieving Child Set (2)

SPIN Books at the Manitoba Farm & Rural Support Services:  (available to sign out)

Healing Your Grieving Body: 100 Physical Practices for Mourners

My Grief Rights – Poster

The Wilderness of Suicide Grief: Finding Your Way

Suicide Grief Support Group Start-Up Package

The Understanding Your Grief Support Group Guide: Starting and Leading a Bereavement Support Group

Living in the Shadow of the Ghosts of Grief – Step into the Light: Reconcile old losses and open the door to infinite joy and love    

Other Recommended Books          

Understanding Your Suicide Grief: Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart, by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

The Understanding Your Suicide Grief Journal, by Dr. Alan Wolfelt    

Grief Resources hand out

Collateral Damage

Reason to Live