You may find the resources below on how to talk to children about illness and death helpful
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.
Facilitates peer support groups for bereaved children and teens (ages 3-19). Parents and guardians are welcome to attend adult peer support groups which are offered at the same time as the children/teen groups.
If you have cancer you may get side effects from treatment or symptoms from the cancer. We have created 10 patient guides to help you and your loved ones manage your symptoms. The guides are filled with easy to understand, practical tips for what you should do and when to get help from your healthcare team. For more information click here for more guides.