Grief never ends... but it changes. It’s a passage not a place to stay. Grief is not a sign of weakness, nor a lack of faith... It’s the price of love.
- Author unknown
You have left my side but you will never leave my heart.
- Author unknown
Grief is the price we pay for love.
- Queen Elizabeth
Those we love don’t go away they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard but always near still loved still missed and very dear.
- Author Unknown
I realized it is not time that heals, but what we do with that time, that creates change.
- Diane Dettmann
When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.
- Cecil Murphey
Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night.
- Edna St. Vincent Millay
There are some people who could hear you speak a thousand words and still not understand you. And there are others who will understand without you even speaking a word
- Yasmin Mogahed
You are the most beautiful memory I keep locked inside my heart.
- Narin Grewal
Grief, I've learned, is really just love. It's all the love you want to give, but cannot... Grief is just love with no place to go.
- Jamie Anderson

Aims of Solace

  • To help normalise the grieving process and reassure our fellow bereaved their feelings are natural;
  • To provide a safe non-denominational and non-judgemental environment in which grief can be freely expressed;
  • To bring together people who have had a spouse, partner or fiancée die;
  • To provide timely and respectful feedback to assist our fellow bereaved people in adapting to their loss;
  • To develop and share resources that may validate and inform members of their grief processes;
  • To provide regular and ongoing sharing and caring support groups for members;
  • To provide organised activities for members.