What Services Support Men Through Loss?
Many men find themselves adrift when a loved one dies. They frequently find that there are fewer services that are actively equipped for men's grief and bereavement, and this has spurred the formation of programs geared to supporting men through loss.
The Pillars of Strength program is one man's response to the loss of his newborn child. Garry Sillett found himself searching for support and solutions as a father coping with the passing of his two-day old child and found little in the way of supportive services for men.