When a person meaningful in your life dies, you may experience grief.
When attacks of mass violence occur, there is an impact on the larger community. In fact, many times there is a global impact - when families, friends and even the general public from around the country and the world become part of a grieving community.
Resilience is the capacity to manage adversity and losses, and the ability to adapt to challenges and life-changing events
The 9/11 community is comprised of a diverse and growing population of individuals who were impacted by the terrorist attacks, and who have found healing by memorializing loved ones and uniting in shared grief and purpose.