Grief Support

Chaplain C. John Linder, M.Div., LMSW

Chaplain C. John Linder, M.Div., LMSW

Aftercare Specialist

John Linder, M. Div., LMSW, is a professional learner who enjoys journeying with others as they find meaning in life from reviewing their life's narrative. He has the heart of a pastor, training of an engineer, and the technical abilities to merge the two together as a Licensed Master Social Worker. He has over 9 years of hospice experience dealing with grief and living through loss, and over 14 years of experience ministering to people from all walks of life. His joy is to equip people with the tools they need to achieve the highest quality of life possible. 

Telephone: 1-718-398-2374


In addition to the bereavement services for the families we serve,  we have provided some helpful grief support links below: 

Crisis, Grief and Healing, the first interactive grief website on the internet, offers discussion boards, articles, book suggestions, and advice for men and women working through every aspect of grief. The site’s founder, Tom Golden LCSW, has provided book excerpts and contact information to help those healing from loss.


Willowgreen offers support and information for those dealing with life transition & aging, illness & caregiving, loss & grief, and hope & spirituality.  The site offers advice, products, and inspirational materials.

Grief and Loss   

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) website contains a Grief & Loss section with grief-related articles and information.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization   

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s website provides a host of information and resources for people facing a life-limiting illness or injury and their caregivers.

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