In this article, the author describes her own experience of raising children with significant medical needs, and dealing with their deaths. Out of these experiences she started a ministry, FOCUS, which continues after Calhoun retired from leadership. This article is published by permission of FOCUS. Though old and the language a bit dated, the content is still relevant to anyone considering starting a support group today. Due to its age, it is reproduced here in a format inaccessible to screen readers for which we apologize.
The Whys and Hows of a Support Group