There aren’t many grief resources for sibling who’ve lost a brother or sister to substance use, most resources are for the parents. But there are a few . . .
Virtual Sibling Grief Meetings
GRAPLErva is a grief support group for families who’ve lost a loved one to addiction. They have both parents and siblings who attend. They are currently holding grief group meetings every Tuesday and Friday night at 6:30pm. For the Zoom meeting ID and password text/call 804-229-5024, or email GrapleRVA@gmail.com
Online Support Groups
There is a private Facebook support group for siblings who’ve lost a brother or sister to substance use called Team Sharing – SIBLINGS. They have hundreds of members from all over the country.
Another private Facebook group specifically for a substance use loss: Siblings Strong
Facebook page (not private group) for any type of sibling loss: Sibling Loss Awareness
Most hospice offices have grief support groups for children who have lost a loved one. These are free and open to members of the community.
Visit What’s Your Grief, they have a great support community for siblings.