Sorting Through a Loved One’s Belongings After a Death: Helpful Resources

$10.00

Category:

Description

After someone dies, surviving loved ones are often tasked with sorting through their belongings.  People often put quite a lot of thought into decisions relating to when and how they complete this job.  That is unless variables beyond their control are forcing them to move at a quicker pace than they might like.

Regardless of how this process is approached – alone or with family/friends, right after the death or years later, over the course of one weekend or one month – it can emotionally challenging and exhausting.  Such a large task may seem overwhelming and objects big and small can trigger a wide range of emotions, from nostalgia and laughter to tears, longing, and frustration.

 

 

Disclaimer

WYG provides general educational information from mental health professionals, but you should not substitute information on the What’s Your Grief website for professional advice.

See our terms and conditions here

See our privacy policy here

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

National Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-8255

PhotoGrief

Share Your Snapshot

Grief In 6 Words

Submit a Story to Us

What's Your Grief Podcast

Listen to our podcast