Unfortunately, the grief of losing of a pet is often the most misunderstood.
Family and friends often mean well, but can sometimes dismiss your pain and distress...
Counselling can help
Our aim at Pets and People is to help connect pet owners with qualified and experienced grief and bereavement counsellors who are ready and willing to support people in this difficult time.
Dr Michael O'Donoghue has curated this list of counselling and support centre, ranging from those able to offer free help or accept donations through to premium services for those in need.
All partners have had their pricing identified according to one of the following tags:
- Free of Charge
- Contributions / Donations
- Premium Service
- Tiered - Free & Premium options
Please find this information on the profile page of each organisation.
A Fond Farewell
This page also includes related organisations who are dedicated to helping you come to terms with your recent loss, and give you the opportunity to honour your pets memory and give them the send off they deserve.
Absent Companion and Adversity Wellbeing Services (ACAWS) is a no-charge phone counselling line for grieving or distressed individuals, attended to by qualified counsellors registered with the Australian Counselling Association with additional grief training. […]Read More