Community Links - Significant Other

Group Meetings

Closed LGBTQI Grieving Group
For 5 individuals who have lost someone close
Meet weekly for 6 weeks
Evenings 6:30-8 pm
Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday evening depending on group needs
$30/session, $150 up front for all 6 sessions or pay as you go

Contact: Martha Childers  [email protected]  816-892-0803

​Web Pages

Gay and Lesbian Widows
An online community offering support, understanding, and friendship for gays and lesbians who've lost a partner or spouse.

National Center for Lesbian Rights
NCLR is a national legal resource center with a primary commitment to advancing the rights and safety of lesbians and their families through a program of litigation, public policy advocacy, and public education. In addition, NCLR provides representation and resources to gay men, and bisexual and transgender individuals on key issues that also significantly advance lesbian rights.

Lambda Legal
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

Widow Net
Widownet is an information and self-help resource for, and by, widows and widowers.

Widow Source
Widowsource provides information for widows with a variety of topics.

Grief and Renewal
This site is dedicated to the belief that our personal grief can lead to our personal growth and a widening of awareness and caring for all of those around us who suffer loss.

Book Recommendations:

A Grief Observed by C.S. Lewis (2009)
Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations for Working Through Grief by Martha Whitmore Hickman (1994)