Children and Youth 2017-05-23T15:11:17+00:00

Resource for Family & Caregivers

Children & Youth

I am a child or youth and need someone to talk to about the dying or death of someone close to me. 2017-05-25T12:42:32+00:00

Heart House Hospice has the Help Us Understand Grief Program (HUUG).  The HUUG program offers in-home visits to support children and youth (up to the age of 18) who are living with the dying or death of a family member. Please contact the HUUG program to obtain more information about their program. Click here to access their website.

An overnight weekend camp for grieving children and teens in the GTA in the Muskokas. 2017-05-23T14:34:17+00:00
I am between 13-39 years old and am caring for someone with Cancer 2017-05-23T14:33:28+00:00
I don’t know how to talk to my child about death 2017-05-25T12:49:52+00:00

You may find the resources below on how to talk to children about illness and death helpful

Don’t Use the ‘D’ Word: Exploring Myths about Children and Death

You may also obtain additional resources through the following websites:

www.hearthousehospice.com/huug

www.childrenandyouthgriefnetwork.com

www.dougy.org

www.drjaychildrensgriefcentre.ca