National Support Sites Specific to Young Widows

  • Young Widows and Widowers - A site by YWBB member Lisa Ianucci with information, resources and a monthly newsletter.
  • Loss and Found - a site for young widows or widowers based on the book by Kathy & Gary Young.

Regional Young Widow Support Sites

General Widow Sites (any age)

  • WidowNet - a bulletin board for Widows, there is one forum for young widows.
  • Widow Source - a site with books providing information on financial and practical matters.
  • - offers free financial and legal advice

Death & Grieving

Military Related Deaths

  • TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors) - providing emotional support to those impacted by a death in the armed forces

Support for Children and Teens who lose a parent

  • The Dougy Center - The Dougy Center was the first center in the US to provide peer support groups for grieving children. Through our National Center for Grieving Children and Families we also provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief.
  • - has a lot of information and sections dedicated to children and teens.
  • 4 my emergency - This website was created to give families a FORM to record VITAL PERSONAL INFORMATION for use during and after any kind of catastrophe. Founded by Asha Blake, Host, Life Moments.