The Archdiocese of New York Family Life Office ( offers resources including bereavement support groups and Emmaus spiritual retreats for grieving parents who have lost a child of any age, by any cause, no matter how long ago.

Calvary Hospital ( offers bereavement groups that meet on a regular basis in Manhattan, Bronx and Brooklyn for siblings, parents and spouses of the deceased. A connection to Calvary is not required.

The Respect Life Office of the Archdiocese of New York ( offers information on many life issues, including suicide and depression (