Grief Support

Grief Support

Let Krause Funeral Homes & Cremation Service help you cope in the weeks and months after the funeral. With years of experience caring for grieving families, we know the best specialists, resources and support groups Milwaukee has to offer.


Interactive Grief Support

GuidingGrief-buttonFor immediate support and to learn more about the grieving process, click the Guiding Grief Interactive Online Help button.

You will be guided through steps to help you find answers to many questions about grief and suggestions for your own healing or help with someone else’s healing. Gain an understanding and acceptance of how necessary the process is, and know that you will get through it. Watch this video to know you are not alone.


Resources to Help You Heal

With strong ties to our community, Krause has the most comprehensive list of current grief support groups for Southeastern Wisconsin. We have organized them by location (city or county) and needs (i.e. young widower, suicide, Alzheimer’s, etc.).

  • Horizon Grief Center
  • Kyle’s Korner
  • MargaretAnn’s Place
  • Compassionate Friends
  • Vitas Hospice
  • Zilber Hospice


Organizational Partners

  • Changing Attitudes Related to Eldercare (CARE)
  • Continuing Care Coordinators (CCC)
  • ElderCare Focus Group
  • Froedert Hospitals Bereavement Programs
  • Health Care Public Relations Marketing Society (HCPRMS)
  • Luther Manor
  • Milwaukee Aging Consortium (MAC)
  • Waukesha Senior Consortium (WSC)


Health Care Resources

  • Adult Day Services
  • Companion Care
  • Director of Care Managers
  • Home Health Medical Providers
  • Home Medical Equipment
  • Hospice
  • Hospitals
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities


Housing Resources

  • Community Based Residential Facilities (CBRFs)
  • Home Health Providers
  • Independent Living Facilities
  • Nursing Homes
  • Retirement Communities
  • Subsidized Housing


Senior Resources

  • Alarm Systems
  • Certified Public Accountants
  • Chronically Ill Care
  • Depression
  • Durable Health and Medical Power of Attorney
  • Financial Planning
  • Foster Grandparents
  • Geriatric Case Managers
  • Health Insurance Access
  • Identity Theft
  • Legal Resources
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Movers
  • Organ Donation or Anatomical Gifts
  • Pet Services
  • Pharmaceutical Needs for the Elderly
  • Relocation Specialists & Movers
  • Reverse Mortgage Specialists
  • Safety and Fall Prevention
  • Senior Fraud
  • Social Security and Estate Planning
  • Suicide
  • Veterans
  • Volunteering (Retired Seniors Volunteer Program)

For information on any of the above, contact us.