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New York Grief Centers
A Caring Hand, Founded in Memory of Billy Esposito, Inc
303 Fifth Ave, Room 806
New York, NY 10016
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
144 Lake Street
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
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
670 White Plains Road
Scarsdale, NY 10583
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
21 Hayes Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Camp 4 Seasons is a free two day-long camp to help kids and teens in grades K-12.
Camp Good Days
Mendon, NY 14506
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
PO Box 141046
Staten Island, NY 10314
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
73 Camp Rd
Monticello, NY 12701
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
118 Titicus Road
North Salem, NY 10560
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
400 Aaron Court
Kingston, NY 12401
Hudson Valley Hospice is a well-respected regional resource for grief support and bereavement services.
Hope for the Bereaved
4500 Onondaga Boulevard
Syracuse, NY 13219
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
107 Mary Street
Auburn, NY 13021
Hugs from Cara provides a place for grieving children, families and friends to find comfort and support.
1 Penn Plaza
New York, NY 10119
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
PO Box 1251
Melville, NY 11747
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.
PO Box 795
Larchmont, NY 10538
The Sanctuary offers professional and compassionate comfort and support to individuals and communities living with loss.
The Wounded Healers’ Bereavement Support Group, Inc.
511 Westlake Street
Horsehead, NY 14845
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
PO Box 552
Southampton, NY 11969
The focus of TFT is on the needs of teens related to bereavement and loss through education and counseling.