Support Services Available After A Suicide

By: Brian K. Daly
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

It's never easy to lose a loved one, but losing someone through suicide can be exceptionally difficult. While dealing with the shock, uncertainty, guilt, and loss might be overwhelming, there are approaches to start the healing process.

Seek Assistance

At Ocean County Cremation Service we've seen just how terrible shock and despair can be after a suicide. You could be feeling a range of conflicting emotions in addition to mourning the loss of a loved one. It can be difficult to grasp the events behind their death.

Do not try to tackle this problem on your own; get help. There are a number of options available to assist you in getting through this difficult time:

  • When you're grieving, it's a good idea to reach out to close relatives and friends for support when you're ready to express your sentiments.
  • Become a part of a support group. Becoming a part of a group of people who have gone through similar situations can be a huge source of comfort.
  • Psychiatrists and grief counselors may be able to help. As a final resort, a professional therapist who specializes in grief counseling may be able to help you. Those who do not have access to this service may participate in survivor outreach programs. They match you with a person who has gone through a similar situation.

Professional Grief Counseling Options

We provide grief counseling to offer family members the resources they need to help to grieve loved ones. These workshops aid families in resuming their daily activities and regaining a sense of normalcy in their lives. It's how we help people get through a tough time in their lives. Our counseling has proved beneficial to people grieving the loss of a loved one from suicide.


If you want any more information on this topic or pre-plan a funeral, contact us at Ocean County Cremation Service today. We'll be happy to help with the information and services you need.

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