For Children

Did someone close to you die? You are not the only one! Lots of other kids have experienced the death of someone they love. You might have a lot of scary feelings, but there are things you can do that will help. Here are a few things you can try:


Camp Erin

The Healing Center

Recommended Reading:

What is grief?

List of Books to Read provided by Safe Crossings Program/PHOS (attach PDF)


Finish the sentence

Big Feelings

Paper Chain

Memory stocking


Make a picture of grief

Make a picture of what happened

Where you feel grief

Draw a picture of your best memory


People who care for me

What has changed

Write a story

A letter to your loved one