New York Grief Center Directory

Below is a list of grief centers in New York. To see listings in other states, return to the Grief Center Directory.
For help with making important decisions regarding grief and bereavement centers, visit Choosing a Grief Center.

New York Grief Centers

 

A Caring Hand, Founded in Memory of Billy Esposito, Inc

212-229-2273
303 Fifth Ave, Room 806
New York, NY 10016
www.acaringhand.org

The mission of ACH is to meet bereaved children and families wherever they are in their grief and fulfill their needs in a caring and knowledgeable environment through services to help them with their emotional journey.

 

Bereaved Parents of the USA

559-335-3736
144 Lake Street
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
www.bpadk.bpchapter.org

The Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) is a national, non-profit, self-help, support organization. All members are parents, grandparents, and siblings, who are grieving the death of a child.


Bereavement Center of Westchester

914-787-6158
670 White Plains Road
Scarsdale, NY 10583
www.thebereavementcenter.org

The Bereavement Center’s mission is to create a safe and caring environment where both adult and child receive the special attention and support needed to move through the pain of grief toward hope and healing.

Camp 4 Seasons

607-334-3556
21 Hayes Street
Norwich, NY 13815
www.hospicechenango.org

Camp 4 Seasons is a free two day-long camp to help kids and teens in grades K-12.


Camp Good Days

585-624-5555
1332 Pittsford-Mendon
Mendon, NY 14506
www.campgooddays.org

Camp Good Days provides residential camping programs at the beautiful Recreational Facility, located on the shores of Keuka Lake in Branchport, New York, as well as year-round recreational and support activities, in the Rochester, Buffalo, Ithaca & Syracuse, New York areas for children with cancer and the entire family.

Camp Good Grief of Staten Island

888-507-4474
PO Box 141046
Staten Island, NY 10314
www.campgoodgriefsi.org

Camp Good Grief is open to Staten Island children and teens ages 7 to 16 who are grieving a significant loss. It is staffed by trained counselors and volunteers who facilitate age-based groups allowing children to experience the relief of being with others who have had similar losses and express themselves without fear of ridicule, teasing or stigmatization.


Experience Camps – Kennybrook Experience

860-850-0397
73 Camp Rd
Monticello, NY 12701
www.experience.camp/newyork

Experience Camps are one-week camps for boys and girls who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or primary caregiver. It’s a place where kids can laugh, cry, play, create, remember the person who died, or forget the grief that weighs them down. It’s a place where they can feel “normal”, because everyone there has been through something similar and understands what it’s like to lose someone important to them. It’s a home away from home. And just about everyone will tell you…”It’s the best week of the year”.

Friends of Karen

914-277-4547
118 Titicus Road
North Salem, NY 10560
www.friendsofkaren.org

The mission of Friends of Karen is to provide emotional, financial and advocacy support to children with a life-threatening illness and their families.


Grief Support Services, Hudson Valley Hospice

845-485-2273
400 Aaron Court
Suite 400
Kingston, NY 12401
www.hvhospice.org

Hudson Valley Hospice is a well-respected regional resource for grief support and bereavement services.

Hope for the Bereaved

315-475-9675
4500 Onondaga Boulevard
Syracuse, NY 13219
www.hopeforbereaved.com

HOPE for Bereaved understands that when someone close to you dies, it changes your life. Those suffering from grief need the support of others who share that experience.


Hugs From Cara

315-224-0218
107 Mary Street
Auburn, NY 13021
www.hugsfromcara.org

Hugs from Cara provides a place for grieving children, families and friends to find comfort and support.

Soaringwords

646-674-7105
1 Penn Plaza
9th Floor
New York, NY 10119
www.soaringwords.org

Soaringwords’ mission is to lessen the negative impact of serious illness by embracing hospitalized children, families and staff, encouraging positive health and healing.


The Cope Foundation

516-484-4993
PO Box 1251
Melville, NY 11747
www.copefoundation.org

COPE (Connecting Our Paths Eternally) is a non-profit grief and healing organization dedicated to helping parents and families living with the loss of a child.

The Sanctuary

914-834-4906
PO Box 795
Larchmont, NY 10538
www.thesanctuaryforgrief.org

The Sanctuary offers professional and compassionate comfort and support to individuals and communities living with loss.


The Wounded Healers’ Bereavement Support Group, Inc.

607-796-2795
511 Westlake Street
Horsehead, NY 14845
www.woundedhealers.com

The Wounded Healers’ Bereavement Support Group, Inc. is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3 organization that serves individuals, families, schools, hospitals, and businesses.

Time for Teens

631-338-7258
PO Box 552
Southampton, NY 11969
www.time4teens.org

The focus of TFT is on the needs of teens related to bereavement and loss through education and counseling.