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Grieving the death of a child

This program is for individuals and couples who have experienced the death of a child age 3 or older, including adult children.

The 8-week program is led by trained peer support volunteers who are have also experienced the death of their child. It is a compassionate space to connect with other parents, share your story and support one another. Each session includes group discussions and activities that explore different aspects of grief.

As a group member, you will:

  • Connect with and learn from others with shared experiences
  • Learn about the different ways we grieve
  • Discuss ideas to memorialize your child
  • Share coping strategies for special days
  • Learn how about relationships can change after a death
  • Share the story of your child’s life and death in a supportive space

Upcoming groups

  • 2024 Fall Group: Mondays from September 16th to November 11th (no group on October 14th), 7-9pm

Please fill out the registration form below. Once you hit ‘submit’, you will be taken to a page to schedule a meeting with our Program Coordinator as a next step in the process. Your registration is not considered complete until the meeting has been scheduled.

Additional resources

Registration form

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