Module 3 - How has this loss affected my family and me?
Chapter 3: How has this loss affected my family?
Taking over responsibilities
I never imagined I would figure out how to repair a leaky faucet, but I did.
Many couples divide the chores. One person might look after the children while the other cleans house. When someone in your family dies, you might have to take on their responsibilities and learn new skills such as:
Remember that you cannot learn everything, especially not all at once.
Ask for help from friends and family with everyday tasks while you are grieving. If you are able: