Publications:
  • The Tender Scar: Life After the Death of a Spouse 
    By  Richard L. Mabry
  • Dimensions of Grief: Adjusting to the Death of a Spouse
    By Stephen R. Shuchter
  • Suddenly Single Money Skills for Divorcees and Widows
    By Kerry Hannon
  • Surviving the Death of Your Spouse:  A Step-by-Step Workbook
    By Deborah Levinson
  • The Coming Widow Boom: What You and Your Loved Ones Can do to Prepare  for the Unthinkable
    By James F. (Buddy) Thomas, Jr.
  • The Personal Legacy Journal: a record of my life and final wishes
    By Mark R. Colgan, CFP?
  • The Widow’s Resource
    By Julie A. Calligaro
  • The Widow’s Bridge: The Surviving Spouses Guide to Emotional and Financial Well-Being
    By James F. (Buddy) Thomas, Jr.
  • The Survivor Assistance Handbook: A Guide for Financial Transition 
    By Mark R. Colgan, CFP?
  • Widow’s Survival Guide: the book you wish you didn’t need…but you do 
    By Martin E. Levine, ChFC, CPA

Retirement/Independent Living Communities

Asbury Communities
Brooke Grove Village 
Buckingham’s Choice
Fox Hill
Friends House
Ingleside at King Farm
Kensington Park
Leisure World
Maplewood Park Place
Riderwood Village
National Lutheran Home
 
301-250-2100
301-924-2811
800-409-6111
301-469-8005
301-924-7523
301-590-0801
301-946-7700
301-598-1000
301-530-0500
301-495-5700
301-424-9560
 
Senior Centers/Community Centers

Frederick Senior Center
Gaithersburg Senior Center
Potomac Community Center
Urbana Senior Center 
301-600-3525
301-258-6380
240-777-6960
301-600-7020

Social Security Office    
1-800-772-1213

Veteran’s Affairs

Dept. of Veteran’s Affairs    
1-800-827-1000
 www.va.gov

Websites

http://www.death-dying.com

www.grief.net - The Grief Recovery Institute