What will be your legacy?

What will be your legacy?

Kristopher Tuff died working as a welder in 2013. His brother, Alex, has never been the same. Alex and Kristopher were tied at the hip as brothers. They had great birthday parties, attended fun wedding dances; they roughhoused and goofed around as brothers do when...
Walk together with Emma

Walk together with Emma

Steps for Life from A to Z Steps for Life-Walking for Families of Workplace Tragedy events will fill the next two weekends, and the days between, with fun and meaning. Our big, passionate community across the country will meet in spirit to honour those affected by...
What is grief and why does it feel so awful?

What is grief and why does it feel so awful?

People often connect grief with death. But in fact the word has a much broader meaning, particularly for Threads of Life and its members. This excerpt from the Volunteer Family Guide Resource and Training Manual delves deeper into the meaning of grief and the wide...
Volunteer Profile: Donna Van Bruggen

Volunteer Profile: Donna Van Bruggen

Donna Van Bruggen’s life was shattered on October 17, 2012 when her son David was killed at work. Donna began a journey to heal her own personal grief and ultimately became a champion to help others living with the aftermath of a workplace tragedy. Donna is a...