35 Ways to Help a Grieving Child Item #546
If you know a child who has experienced the death of a parent, caregiver, sibling, grandparent or friend, you may have wondered how to support them. This guidebook presents simple and practical suggestions drawn from the experiences of thousands of grieving children and teens about what helps and what doesn’t. Learn what to expect from grieving children at different ages, how to provide safe outlets for children to express their thoughts and feelings, and how to support them during the memorial service, holidays and anniversary times.
NOTE: for the Spanish translation, please view Item #567, 35 Maneras de ayudar a un niño angustiado o apenado.
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Memories Matter: Activities for Grieving Children & Teens Item #585
Memories Matter features 85 activities designed to help children process their unique grief. The activities can be used with children and teens in peer support groups or for parents to use with their children.
What About the Kids? Understanding Their Needs in Funeral Planning & Services Item #547
This book addresses the best practices for funeral and memorial services with children and teens. Learn how to include children in these rituals and creative ways to involve them in the process. You will find suggestions from children and teens about what was helpful and unhelpful about the funeral or memorial service they attended.