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No way back to the past...

I am an only child...I lost my dad at 2 & my mom at 27, which I had just given birth to her first grandbaby 22 days before she passed a…

Started by Sarah Slagle

0 Nov 9, 2012

Orphaned adults - too young for the 'middle aged' literature, too old for the child/adolescent ... Any for young adults?

Hello, my name is Catherine. I'm 30 a year old and an 'orphaned adult'. I am the eldest of 3 children. Our father died suddenly at 45, when…

Started by Catherine Robson

0 May 21, 2012

Longing for belonging

I don't feel like I belong to anyone, and there is nobody else who will love me unconditionally like my parents did.  I feel so alone.  I a…

Started by Nicole

3 Jan 13, 2012
Reply by Brenda Ann

Both at the same time??? I just dont understand...

Hey everyone all most 2 months ago now on July 13th 2011 I lost both my Mother (Donna) and Father (Bruce) in a tragic Semi-truck accident.…

Started by Amber Nichole Scarborough McGhee

1 Oct 10, 2011
Reply by Ruth

good to have understanding

I was reading posts here and felt like finally I am not alone and there are others like me with the same feelings.   Kathie I know how you…

Started by Elaine Ewalt

6 Jul 15, 2011
Reply by Stefanie Parise


I started this group for Orphaned adults, adults who have lost both parents. I always thought as we got older and lost our folks it would h…

Started by Julie Dolsey-Weiss

4 Jul 13, 2011
Reply by Stefanie Parise


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