Support Us

Why AMF…Because We Get It!

1 in 3 college students experience a loved one’s death or a loved one’s diagnosis of a terminal illness.

AMF, short for Actively Moving Forward, connects and empowers grieving college students. These students support one another with peer-led grief support groups as well as participate in community service events in memory of their loved ones, and by doing so, they raise awareness about the needs of grieving young adults across the country.

Join the AMF Network

Because we believe that…
No one should grieve alone!

Hosted by:

Actively Moving Forward (AMF), a HealGrief program

Grieving young adults are often the forgotten grievers. Regardless of years gone by, are you or someone you know a bereaved young adult between the ages of 18-25?

The AMF Network connects and empowers grieving young adults to actively move forward through one of life’s most difficult journey’s, grief. Through this network, one can gain the support and understanding one faces during these exciting, yet sometimes challenging years.

Join Now

Recommended Reading

We Get It
A collection of 33 narratives told by students and young adults wanting to share their stories, making a difference in the lives of future grieving students.

Gracefully Gone
A young girls journey as she cares for her hero (her father) as he begins his journey to end-of-life and she begins hers, to womanhood…A story so intimate, yet you share so openly.



Build a Memorial

We invite you to create an online memorial that can easily be shared with family and friends. In minutes, you’ll be able to invite others to celebrate your loved one’s life by adding to the memorial – photos, stories and more.

Learn More

Write an Obituary

We offer an alternative to traditional newspaper obituaries. They are costly and time consuming. Here you can create an obituary in minutes and notify family and friends from around the world with the funeral notice.

Learn More

Light a Virtual Candle

Lighting a virtual memorial candle is a symbolic way to honor someone’s life. For others, it is simply a way to show that someone’s spirit lives on in the hearts they have left behind. Remember your loved one, light a virtual candle today.

Learn More

Find Local Support

There are many local and national resources available to help you as you grieve from online resources to local workshops and camps. Here we compile those resources and make them readily available to you.

Learn More

Recently Lit Candles

Julienne Milarose Rodil

This 1000th Day In Heaven Missing You As Always From Dad and Mama

Zoë Ryan

In Memory Of Your Birthday

Mary Ruth Carter

In Memory Of Your Birthday

Daniel Niemann

In Memory Of Your Birthday

Candle Gallery

Recent Posts

Kaitlin Lee Turner

Today you would have been 26. Eleven Birthdays you’ve been gone for, forever 15 you remain. I miss and love you more than words can ever express. You will always be my greatest accomplishment, the ...

Read More

Christopher John Boyle Cornell

Days come and go but you are never forgotten....

Read More

Christopher John Boyle Cornell

And it’s an other 18th again, you are missed just as much as 17 months ago, it doesn’t get easier. I hope you found your peace, you are forever missed ❤️...

Read More

Reverend Artelia M. Nelson

Hi auntie!!!!! I finally get to talk to again you know you are my favorite auntie and lil mike my favorite uncle the others will get mad I miss you think about you all the time I remember when I use t...

Read More


Wanda Carol Miles

It is with great sorrow to announce that Wanda Franklin Miles, of Florahome, Florida passed away on Monday November 12, […]

Tanishq Garg

Place of birth:
Delhi, India

To The most beautiful human being I’ve known, my baby brother.. The one with the most pretty smile. I love […]

Lisa Tappan

Place of birth:
Gothenburg, Nebraska

Here we celebrate the life and acknowledge the passing of Lisa Tappan. She was an amazing woman had a great […]

Helen Rensinhausen

Helen M. Rensinhausen, 97, of Barrington, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, Nov. 06, 2018.Born in Newark, Helen […]

Create a Memorial

Robert J. CorcoranHector SerranoLamar CoxRev. Michael A. Thompson, Sr.Marie Jane WilliamsLarry wayne RadfordJames SiemerRobert BurrisGREG SWARTWilliam Crispenssheila templeAugust RileyTravis Roy ColeRayko TodorovicBarbara PerryJune Lewismichael  paton srViolet & Chuck RudnickiJudi Rebecca  Archuleta 7/22/2008Michael  CancemiLinda Patience DubeTerry “juju” Smith Jr 7/1/2013Cornelius  EvansRuben Santino PuenteRoberto SegoviaMary Marcella Fokken (Stormes)Mia RoperNeva MorganDolores Mary Ann EllisJocelyn SaundersLoretta  DixonRalph “Dawayne” WilliamsIsaiah DavisCaleb Mosher 1/19/2013Robert John AckleyElvira TorresTerrell KingLindsey Longe 7/16/2012Justin JonesJesse RashJohnny OdomEric Irby 5/4/2011ANGELA COOPERShawn Patrick WeldonMargaret  Armstrong (Johnson)Zoë RyanChanda GoodwinNathan StarksDaniel SignorettiHilary Glikas-RuthLeroy CarterJulia LevinAdolfo  MorenoJesus SantiagoLinda HawkinsJennifer Roley 1/15/2012Kathleen CrappLarry Lee Phillipstest test 2Yvonne MauldinJessie MontoyaEliane SmallsRuth M. Sparto (Lenzer)Shea Anderluh 7/25/2012Carole Hellercosmo lima.Ruthann Karralberta jacksonGlenda Donnora HiltonOliver StaplesAnnie MooreMckaiden Lee LundgardPablo Gonzalez GomezZoey ZaluskyDonna PhillipsRuth Kleinman 5/1/1979Page Collingwood BornEdward Medina SotoMartin Richard 4/15/2013Ray Douglas CupplesIsamu Tanakalarry danbackRUDOLPHO RUDY ANGEL CARRANZA 3/13/2009John MunroeDavid  FencherJOUN OKJERMA MCCLEMENTLawrence JohnsonKyle JohnsonDavid  CrichtonSandra HawleyLouis La Grange IIIRichard J. BeltGeraldine DickersonJune DaughertyBrian  Timothy TurkA/ Wilsonconcepcion Rivero HernandezRobert la PlanteBobby Norfleet 4/26/2013Ricardo  RuizAlice OverbeyCara GilsigJack Ryanarthur mattoxPatrick Lawrence BirdwellRussell Burr 3/31/2012Lottie HallmanKenny Poppell 3/21/2011David WestG. Bruce WildridgeRob Geertsonnathan  rolph 5/4/2011Sammy  SalzmanBrandi Whitebrenda white 4/29/2013MelissaMaria del Carmen PachecoHeinz and Inge GlatzerLorena Wager 7/11/2008Stephen DuncanDerek PierceWilliam “Bill” FullerAlbert Kenneth Trim J.rRobert  JonesWilliam GoreRobert Sanchez 1/4/2010Mario AlceroMary CatesKEITH  DARNELL LAWSONDonna MartinANTHONY FRANK GRASSO 1/29/2013Peggy Craddock  CoxIsias RodrigueztRich  FosterTHALMON WILLIS 9/22/2006Rommie William Gorrell aka Billy or BilbilRobert George ToweBailey  WhiteJohn Walter  BanksClarisse McclellanAngel  KingTiffany Jean SmithTiffany Diane Pistone-BelleriveAlejandro  zamudioBrittney (Bri Glam) Norero 2/3/2012Patricia AllingtonElla BryantChristopher Conley 7/7/2011Adrian & Mikey Aguirre 6/6/1998Heather  Russell 5/4/2009Harvey “Odell” PuryearJessica WilsonAugustus Watersrico medina 12/25/2002Thomas P HartMichael HollyJames “Skippy” SmithBarbara Jean MisseyJanet PhippsDeborah  LemiseIvory BeasleyAlvin Williams 7/31/2012Mark Sturtevant  4/12/2012David BennettGARRY CUTLIPJack Lee Sr.Jasmine Louise WoolfRandall B BilyeuJosephine Dorothy CataniaMoreshwar VazeJosephine Frances RouxBernie DoriaMegan Wyatt 11/17/2011Cherlynn Sassy RobertsShonta MooreTara PiersonElaine Joanne FrostellEdward Anthony Puzino20 Innocent Children 12/1/2012Nancy AshlineNorma BernsteinDonald Clayton Knodel

Our Programs

HealGrief is a social support network that is there when everyone else goes away, and the real grieving process begins. Everything we do is inspired by our core belief that no one should ever grieve alone. HealGrief provides the tools and resources to guide one’s journey with grief into a healthy grief recovery.


Bringing family, friends and communities from around the globe together to remember and celebrate the lives of those gone before us.

On-line Programming

This extraordinary platform educates and offers valuable resources to support the bereaved and communities through grief’s journey and provides a platform to facilitate a healthy grief recovery.

Read more »

The Multilingual Website

Grief is universal and technology allows for a global connection. seeks to eliminate the boundary of language by offering itself on a multilingual platform.

Read more »

The Loss Project

The Loss Project is a merging of psychology and photography, an artistic exploration of the human condition as it relates to loss. At HealGrief, we want you to know that such feelings are normal, change over time, and are ripe for artistic expression.

Read more »

Education and Awareness

Through social media venues, takes the taboo out of death by starting end-of-life conversations. In addition, we provide our followers with inspiration and hope while stressing the need for community and support, empowering one’s journey with grief.

Read more »


1 in every 3 college students is grieving a loved one’s terminal illness or death! AMF, an acronym for “Actively Moving Forward” is a program which connects and empowers grieving college students. These college students support one another and participate in community service in memory of their loved ones.

Read more »

Funeral Fund

When death occurs, this cost may be crippling to those already financially burdened and in need. Targeted to assist those in our underserved communities bury their loved one with dignity, may pay up to $10,000 in funeral expenses after a loved one has died.

Read more »


Many people, especially those for whom the pet is a constant companion, confide in their animals, talk to them throughout the day, give and receive deep affection, and come to count on their presence as a critical part of the day. So when your beloved pet dies, it’s not unusual to feel overwhelmed by the intensity of your sorrow.

Learn More


Group of pets sitting in front of white background

Social Media

Read About HealGrief In The News



HealGrief is a social support network for people who are grieving, bereaved or for those just wanting to support them. With an average of 2 people dying every second, we have the potential to serve the millions of those left behind.

As a non-profit, we are reliant on the generosity of others to maintain our services. Please help us continue our work to ensure that no one should ever need to grieve alone.

Your participation also helps us attract and inspire strategic partnerships and foundations to partner with us to further advance grief awareness and the need for grief compassion throughout the United States.

Choose your Gift Type Today





COPYRIGHTS © 2018 HealGrief All rights reserved. ...