The Center for Grieving Children and Their Families
To be directly responsive to the needs of the community, we offer an evolving menu of programs and services, both at the center and in collaboration with interested sites that serve children. For more detailed information on a specific program, please click on the links.
Grief support group program for bereaved children ages 5 to 18 and their caregivers.
Counseling services that provide children and families with individualized support.
Pathways Through Life
Educational series for children and families that covers a range of topics beyond bereavement.
Survival Kit for Families
Includes written information about children and grief that can be used right away.
Survival Kit for Schools
Assists school personnel in understanding bereaved children and in educating children about death and grief.
Survival Kit for Families Facing Serious Illness
Includes written information about how children and families can cope with serious or terminal illnesses.
An opportunity for children and families to enjoy time together at the Center.
Professional Consultation and Training
Offered to professionals who may come into contact with grieving children, such as educators and school professionals, psychotherapists, funeral home staff, day care providers, religious leaders, pediatricians, and nurses.
We offer multiple resources to educate the community and grieving families and children.