Death is hard for all of us, but for a child who is strongly connected to a handful of people, the loss is life altering.
Grief Heroes foundation was founded with a mission to improve the mental wellbeing and lives of grieving children and teenagers.
How many children are impacted?
1.5 million children in the U.S, will lose one or both parents by the age of 15.
5.2 million, children will experience the death of a parent or sibling before they reach the age of 18.
Approximately 90 percent of youth will experience the death of someone significant in their lives before graduating from high school.
The effect of unresolved childhood grief.
How We Can Support
In conjunction with schools, we provide interactive grief workbooks to children and teenagers that helps them to cope with loss and grow though adversity.