Grief doesn’t wait. It can be triggered anywhere and at any moment. Even years after a loved one’s death, a song, scent of perfume, words spoken or a familiar expression can trigger memories and evoke grief.
Research shows mobile usage continues to climb. It’s important for our users to have fully-integrated dynamic functionality with our site via any mobile device. This integration will allow users to light virtual candles or write thoughts, keeping the bereaved connected to their loved one.
Facebook is a common vehicle used to connect virtually. Behavior suggests that Facebook users are less likely to click a link that leads them out of the Facebook platform. HealGrief.org seeks an investment to develop a Facebook app that will offer our Facebook users similar functionality as the HG app without ever having to leave the Facebook platform.