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Resources to help you navigate loss. 





"Reading your book, I learned I experienced grief when I lost my health. No one really understands grief until they go through it themselves." 
- Karen Troop

"Reading When Flowers Aren't Enough is like sitting with a friend who both shares and listens as you walk through the practical tools inside."

–Amanda Goodnough BSW, RSW

Nice easy read with pages for self reflection and journaling. Whether you're the person grieving or you are supporting someone, everyone needs this book.

–Tammy Evans

This easy-to-read book will help you journey through grief.

Beyond the rituals and ceremonies, Jennifer Thom invites you to join her as she journeys through overwhelming grief and emerges with new-found strength, resilience, and understanding.


After the ceremony, people leave, you are alone and feel like you can’t go on.

Stronger Life Connections is there for you anytime. Sharing stories in a safe place to connect with others online. Access practical tools you can download. Find the hope to work through painful emotions of loss and free yourself from the fear of moving forward.

Resources and Practical Tools

When Flowers Aren't Enough - Book

Jennifer Thom invites you to join her as she journeys through overwhelming grief and emerges with newfound strength, resilience, and understanding. Her easy-to-read book will help you do the same.

Online Course

This is a practical course to use at your own pace to process your thoughts and learn to support others.

Monthly Mentorship

Grief and Loss Mentors, Jennifer and Darlene will lead you through Life Lessons on Monday, Connect Session on Wednesday, with a special guest speaker every month.

Jennifer Thom


Borrowing from her own personal struggles, Jennifer Thom faces loss head on.  In her twenties Jennifer decided to pursue a career within Funeral Service as a way of further understanding loss and grief. Jennifer is a licenced funeral director and has worked closely with families experiencing loss through the early stages of illness through the process of declining health, death and family bereavement aftercare.

Jennifer and her husband own and operate Thom’s Funeral Home in Duchess, Alberta and facilitate grief education, funeral care and cremation services across Southern Alberta.

She has cared for and assisted countless families throughout their “Goodbye Journey”. Jennifer knows that we all face loss, whether it be a job, our health or a loved one. Her mission is to help people understand and adjust to those inevitable losses.

Darlene Rempel


Darlene is a Registered Social Worker and a counsellor at heart. She has extensive experience working with individuals who have experienced loss.


Darlene's life journey has led to a deep desire to equip others. She knows the tools individuals need to find healing and make strong connections.

Have you experienced a loss recently?

Listen to Darlene explain the RoadMap and discover where you are on the road to healing.



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