Tips on grief overview

Simplicity Funerals knows grief is a normal way of reacting to loss, and may involve mental, physical, social, or emotional reactions. People cope with loss in many ways, especially the loss of a loved one and Simplicity’s funeral directors have helped thousands of people after the death of a loved one.

This section of our site provides practical advice and information on grief, grief management and some related topics.

The information in this section contains some extracts from “Now that the funeral is over - understanding the effects of grief” by Doris Zagdanski copyright 1993. They are reproduced with kind permission of the author.

Grief FAQ

Simplicity’s experienced funeral directors answer some Frequently Asked Questions on the topic of grief. We hope these tips can assist ...

Simplicity grief workshops

Across Australia Simplicity funeral homes arrange for information sessions on Coping with Grief. Grief and loss are not well understood ...

Write a eulogy

A eulogy is a speech given at a memorial or funeral service. It can be delivered by a family member, ...

Eulogy quotes

Here are some of the quotes that some people have found helpful and inspiring when writing a eulogy. Friends Hope ...

Where to go for help

There are many local community organisations that will provide support, as well as some larger well known organisations that work ...