Grief in the Summer

July 12, 2023

Grief is complex - no matter what time of year it is. But for many young people grieving during summer can bring unexpected challenges.

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It Is Father's Day

June 16, 2023

Father's Day can be hard and complicated. May this be a gentle reminder to send love to those who may be having a Not-So-Happy Father's Day.

And for those who are having a hard day - we see you.

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Grieving Students & Mother's Day

May 09, 2023

How Educators Can Help Grieving Students on Mother's Day

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New Year's Grief

December 30, 2022

Whether your person died in 2022 or twenty years ago, transitioning into a New Year can bring strong emotions when you're grieving. We hope these ideas and suggestion may help you cope with New Year's Eve and other special days.

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Back to School - With Grief

August 04, 2022

As summer nears its end, children and teens may feel worried, irritable, or overwhelmed about returning to school. Here are some ideas and suggestions that may help ease the transition.

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Grief & The "Little" Holidays

July 01, 2022

"Little" holidays, such as the Fourth of July, can be sneaky with grief triggers. Here are a few suggestions to help a griever get through any holiday or important day.

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Summer Break

June 23, 2022

Every summer, GGNWO pauses its support groups to give our wonderful volunteers a well-deserved break. But we know summer can be a season of mixed emotions for many families in grief.

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Grieving Students & Mother's Day

May 02, 2022

For many students, Mother's Day will be different this year.

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Season of Gratitude?

November 14, 2021

With Thanksgiving around the corner, we are in for a rush of advertising messages (or well-meaning friends and family) encouraging us to focus on being grateful. Sometimes that’s hard to do, especially when you are grieving.

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Grief-Themed Scholarship for Teens

November 04, 2021

We were recently notified of a scholarship opportunity from New York Life and Alliance for Young Artists & Writers/Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, and wanted to share with you!

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