How to Help a Grieving Family

  • Posted on: 13 September 2017
  • By: rachelburns

Written by Karen Zinn, Founder, copyright - 2013
Most of us weren't raised to know what to say or do when someone dies. Should you reach out to the family? Is it ok to call, write a note, send an email? What about knocking on the door of the grieving family to drop off a gift or meal? How do we know if we are being helpful or an intrusion? There is no clear answer when it comes to funeral sympathy.