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A Caring Hand: The Billy Esposito Bereavement Center

305 7th Ave 16th Flr
New York, New York 10001

Association for Death Education and Counseling®, The Thanatology Association® (ADEC)
See ADEC's upcoming conference information here.

111 Deer Lake Road, Suite 100
Deerfield, IL 60015

Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation: Loss, Grief, and Bereavement Program

Children’s Hospice International

Children’s Hospice International

1110 King St. Suite 360

Alexandria, VA 22314

Children’s Hospice International provides education, training, and assistance to people who are taking care of children with serious, life-threatening illnesses. Their ultimate goal is to make hospice care an integral part of pediatrics.

Children’s Hospital Colorado Bereavement Services

Contact: Geri Nelson, LCSW, Bereavement Coordintor

(720) 777-6978

Bereavement Videos for Families and Professionals Available Here

The Compassionate Friends

Whether your family has had a child die (at any age from any cause) or you are trying to help those who have gone through this life altering experience, The Compassionate Friends exists to provide friendship, understanding, and hope to those going through the natural grieving process. Through a network of more than 630 chapters with locations in all 50 states, as well as Washington DC and Puerto Rico, The Compassionate Friends has been supporting bereaved families after the death of a child for four decades.


An on-line support program for kids to share and to help each other cope with grief.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

“The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is committed to improving end of life care and expanding access to hospice care with the goal of profoundly enhancing quality of life for people dying in America and their loved ones.”

New York Jewish Healing Center/JBRCS

For adolescent and children groups: 212-632-4692

New York Presbyterian Hospital Childhood Bereavement Program

Fee for service bereavement program for children, adolescents and their families.

Payne Whitney Clinic

525 Whitney Clinic

New York, NY 10021

Weill Cornell Westchester

21 Bloomingdale Road

White Plains, NY 10605

The Dougy Center

“The Dougy Center provides support in a safe place where children, teens, young adults, and their families grieving a death can share their experiences.

We provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief. We are supported solely through private support from individuals, foundations and companies. The Dougy Center does not charge a fee for its services.”

Additional Resources:

Association for Death Education and Counseling Resources (ADEC)

ADEC provides a comprehensive list of resourcing for coping with loss, and links to address specific issues of death and dying.

While we tried to include potentially useful resources, this website is not exhaustive. New and additional resources may be available. Please let us know if there is a resource you would like to be included.

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