We are here as a support to your grieving family. Whether a loved one has been given a terminal illness, your family is grieving the death of a loved one in the last month or you are a year or more into your grief walk - we are here as a support to your family. Our approach is unique in that we believe in helping children grieve through a family centered approach. Our focus is to support all the members of your family together.
How A Haven Can Support Your Family
In person, via email, or phone support. Topics include:
How to talk to your child about an upcoming death or terminal illness
What are appropriate signs of grief in children
Healthy coping strategies for your children
When to seek additional support for your family
Ideas for creating a legacy and honoring your loved one's life
If you are looking for resources for your children, such as a book list, education around grief and child development, or how to explain that a loved one is dying - please see our Educational Resources page. There are a variety of topics covered that may be helpful to you and your family.
What Is Happening Now
Fall Grief Groups for Families with Children 18 & younger
Thursdays, November 1st & 15th from 630-8pm in Exton
To RSVP your family click on the button below...
Whether you are a teacher, social worker, nurse or pastor - A Haven is here to support the people who work with children & families in our community.
Grief Education and Training
We can provide training for your staff and/or volunteers on how to support grieving families, how to talk to children about death and dying, as well as provide a space for debriefing and self care after a death. Please contact us for more information and suggested donations for these services.
In addition, check out our Resources Page.