Individual grief support, grief resources, and referrals to available grief support groups are available through the parish nurse. "Respect the power of grief. Know that it can affect you psychologically, physically, and spiritually in intense and sometimes surprising ways. Be open to the pain of your broken heart. God--and caring people--will enter through its brokenness. There is no need to go it alone--please don’t hesitate to contact Marcia for help. Take a moment to read the following article, Grief: On the Edge of Despair. Many have found a glimmer of hope and understanding of their grief journey through its message.