Children’s Bereavement Groups Continue in Brooklyn

The Family Center is offering a free 10-week support program starting February 27th for children and their parents/caregivers who have lost a loved one.  Individual and family counseling are also available at the same site.  Register today!

  • Who is invited?  Children ages 5 – 17 and parent/caregivers
  • When will groups meet?  5-7pm on Thursday evenings, Feb. 27 – May 8
  • Where will groups meet?  The Family Center’s new Bedford-Stuyvesant office at 493 Nostrand Avenue, on the corner of Fulton Street
  • What will we do?  Children and caregivers meet separately.  Kids make art, play games and talk.  Adults explore their grief and how to help their children.  Families learn that they are not alone.

Family Center childrenThe Family Center and the NYC Children’s Grief Connection are here to help kids and families cope, connect and continue to remember.

To register, contact Emily Brunsten at (800) 219-4522 x 113 for more information about individual, family and group counseling for children impacted by the death of a loved one.

Groups are free of charge, funded by the New York Life Foundation.  For bereavement groups in other boroughs, click here for information about our partners.