If your loved one died suddenly, your widowhood began without warning. You may not have been able to utter any final words or been given the opportunity to be with your person as they took their last breath. Whether the incident or event that took your person’s life happened in moments, or over a very short period of time, your widowhood will be impacted by the shock associated with their sudden death.
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 sudden death, here you will find others who share a similar experience. The list below will offer more specific connections relating to the way your loved one died or you can connect with the larger group of others whose loved one’s died suddenly by communicating within the Widowed Suddenly 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.