Often, the pain of loss can feel overwhelming. You may experience all kinds of difficult and unexpected emotions, from shock or anger to disbelief, guilt, and profound sadness. The pain of grief can also disrupt your physical health, making it difficult to sleep, eat, or even think straight. These are normal reactions to significant loss. But while there is no right or wrong way to grieve, there are healthy ways to cope with the pain that, in time, can ease your sadness and help you come to terms with your loss, find new meaning, and move on with your life.
A Grief Support Group for Children (ages 4 – 18) and their Parents or Guardians in the Danvers area
What: a free support group open to children and teens (ages 4-18) who have experienced the death of someone close to them. Children participate in small groups based on their age. At the same time, parents/guardians are invited to participate in a group focused on raising grieving children.
Where: Both groups are held at 16 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923
When: Groups start on February 25, 2020 and will meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month until June 9, 2020.
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Casual dinner included.
Cost: Free. Must register bef
Contact: 978-750-9335 or [email protected]
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Rick’s place supports children, teens (5-18 yrs.) and their families after a loved one has died.
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