If your loved one died as a result of an illness, your experience likely included visits to doctor’s offices, the management of medications and assuming the role of caregiver. Whether your loved one’s illness was long or short term, your widowhood will be impacted by the care you gave, the hope you held, and the way the disease played out in your loved one’s body.
Rebuilding your life after the death of a spouse or partner takes courage and determination. Your widowed community is behind you every step of the way. If your loved one died as a result of any type of illness, here you will find others who share a similar experience. The list below will offer more specific connections relating to disease type, or you can connect by communicating within the Widowed by Illness discussion group.
Click on these links for access to healing resources such as books, videos, articles and documents related to your specific widowed journey. For additional support, connect with other widowed people by joining virtual meetings, groups and discussion forums.