Grief Management Resources

Jane Dugan, Certified Thanatologist Grief Specialist – Jane Dugan MS, LMHP, ADEC

Jane Dugan is a  Certified Thanatologist: A professional with specialized education and/or certification in dying, death and bereavement, whose professional responsibilities include working with the dying and/or bereaved.

Jane may be contacted at:
212 East 8th Street Fremont, NE 68025
Phone: (402) 720-6435


Care and Share Widows Group
Church of the Brethren
2808 Avenue E
Council Bluffs
Jeri Hurd (712) 332-8448
Meetings the 3rd Friday of each month @ 10:00 a.m.

Grief Recovery Group
Nebraska Medical Center – Clarkson Hospital/Storz 6
Susan Stensland, MSW & Rev. Dave Sweeney, MDiv
Call (402) 559-4676 or (402) 552-3219
Meetings 1st Wednesday of each month from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Faith Westwood Methodist Church
4814 Oak Lane
Omaha, NE
Tom Adams (402) 895-3394
13 week video series on Wednesday evenings @ 6:30 p.m.

Living With Loss
Children’s Hospital
8200 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE
Rev. Dale Wratchford (402) 955-5661
Seven week series Spring and Fall Tuesdays / 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

The Compassionate Friends
New Cassel Retirement Center
909 North 90th Street – Auditorium Level 2 Omaha, NE
Call 571-4011 or
Meetings the 1st Wednesday of each month @ 7:00 p.m.

Hope Newsletter

Dugan Funeral Home & Cremation Services publishes a monthly Grief Management Newsletter called H.O.P.E. (Helping Overcome, Providing Encouragement). Please download your copy here:

Online Grief Management Resources

The internet offers an abundant selection of grief management tools and perspectives.Click here for some of the websites we find helpful and interesting.