Resources

West Michigan Survivors of Suicide - 

  • Grand Rapids – 616.285.5585
  • Big Rapids - 231.796.7371
  • Muskegon - 231.955.8094

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention - http://www.afsp.org

Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan - http://www.themhf.org/

Healthy Kent Suicide Prevention Coalition - http://www.healthykent.org/

Network 180 -  http://www.network180.org/en/

GriefShare - http://www.griefshare.org/findagroup

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids - http://www.gildasclubgr.org/griefpage.html

Rockford HOPE Group – http://www.rockfordhopegroup.org/

Survivors Road2Healing - http://road2healing.com/

Todd Waite Legacy Foundation for Suicide Awareness http://www.twlf4suicideawareness.com/westmichiganarea.htm

Survivor Outreach Program - 616.336.3909

WMU Counseling Center- 616.771.4171

 

Books for Survivors of Suicide  

WMSOS has a nice little library with many books that address loss by suicide. These books are available free of change, we simply ask that you sign the book out before or after the group session and return the book when you are done. A list of the books in the WMSOS library is available to download at the bottom of the page. Below are a few books that we highly recommend:

 

Dying to be Free – Beverly Cobain
My Son, My Son – Iris Bolton with Curtis Mitchell
No Time to Say Goodbye – Carla Fine
Surviving Suicide; My Journey to the Light Within – May A. Scovel
Take the Dimness of My Soul Away – William A Ritter