Local Resources Related to Death and Dying
"Everyone who is reported missing is sooner or later
said to have been seen in San Francisco"
Death and Dying
- Zen Hospice Project
Dedicated to the care of people approaching death and to increasing our
understanding of our own impermanence. Runs a small hospice in a restored Victorian house near the San Francisco
An article in Paradigms about the project.
- Growth House, Inc.
Gateway to resources for life-threatening
illness and end of life issues. Links to hospice and home care, bereavement, death with dignity, AIDS, and
related topics. Includes a directory of Bay Area organizations involved with death and dying
- Hospice Hands
Run by a hospice nurse.
Site has an online chatroom, Q&A Forum, Employment and Education
boards as well as an exhaustive collection of Links to hospice
related sites and articles.
- The WEBster: Death, Dying and Grief Resources
A large and comprehensive "collection" of Internet resources with a holistic perspective - one that is
helpful to anyone pursuing a wider vision and understanding of the normal death process. It is geared toward death as "natural"
and expected for all living beings.
An international archive
specializing in all aspects of death and dying - with a
sincere respect for every point of view.
- Death - at Yahoo
- The San Francisco Virtual Memorial
A place to leave a remembrance of a loved one ...
- The Virtual Memorial Garden
A place where anyone can be remembered. ... please be assured that as far as I am able these
memorials will always be available somewhere and that there will never be any charge for including information on this page.
- The Cemeteries of Colma
- Funeral Services - San Francisco
- Articles by Laura Castaneda in the January 13, 1997 SF Chronicle ...
- Facts For Consumers, Funerals: A Consumer Guide
From The Federal Trade Commission
- The Funeral HELP! Program
- Funeral and Memorial Societies of America
- National Funeral Directors Association
- Homemade Casket Plans
- Yahoo Bay area Funerals and
The San Francisco Virtual Memorial -
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