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.

Meet Our Families

Let's come together as a community to help support those in their time of need.

Support Group

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

  • Access to help with everyday tasks after an accident for immediate familiesProvide 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

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.