A Haven provides free support to grieving families in Chester County, Pennsylvania and surrounding communities. They offer support to the community by:
- Providing peer to peer grief support groups for children (3-21 years of age) and their families
- Offering support to families on how to talk to children about terminal illness or an upcoming death
- Offering trainings to schools, communities, churches, hospitals and more on how to support grieving children and families
- Educational resources on our website such as: how to talk to children about death by suicide, how to grieve as a family and how to prepare a child for a funeral
A Haven's mission is to partner with families by providing grief support, outreach to our community, education and hope.
A short but thorough list with suggestions on how to explain death to children.
Helping a child deal with major life changes can be difficult.