Grief Resources

The DPCA extends its deepest condolences and wishes you strength during this difficult time. Whether you are grieving the loss of a child to a drowning incident or have experienced a non-fatal drowning incident, the emotional affects can be devastating. We hope these resources provide your family a sense of support on your journey to healing.
Local Family Support

The DPCA Family Support Committee would like to provide the supported needed to grieving families by:
  • Providing a weekly/monthly safe support group for families of fatal and non-fatal drownings
  • Support GroupAccess to help with everyday tasks after an accident for immediate families
  • Provide 24/7 call support
  • Provide access to other drowning support groups 
  • A lifelong partnership to help continue our journey
  • A candlelight vigil or balloon release in honor of your loved one
Let's come together as a community to help support those in their time of need. 

Have questions or need help send us an email 

Support Group
**Please review the terms of use before requesting to join this group. 

National Family Support
Families United to Prevent Drowning is a national platform to connect families of fatal and non-fatal drowning victims.