Grieving


Family Grief Support Group

Has your child experienced the death of someone close?
Join the Mourning Hope Grief Center for our Family Grief Support Group.

August 20 – October 22
Tuesdays 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Register Today

This support group is for families with children ages kindergarten through 18 who have experienced the death of someone significant in their lives.
Activities are designed to help youth express themselves through
art, games and dramatic play, while adult caregivers learn
strategies to support their bereaved children and process their own grief.

Whether the death was sudden or anticipated, recent or many years ago,
Mourning Hope welcomes families to join our support group series,
which is offered at no cost to participants.
These groups enable both youth and their caregivers to develop
healthy coping skills and work through complex emotions
associated with the death. Most importantly, children and teens
will recognize they are not alone in their grief.
Programs are provided free of charge, but participants must pre-register.
Contact Alyssa Christensen, Grief Support Director, with questions.

Please consider sharing this information with family
and friends who may need grief support services.

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Mourning Hope offers support for teens and families who have experienced the death of someone significant and would like support in the grieving process. There is no fee for the program.

For more information, phone 488-8989 or log on to www.mourninghope.org.

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2019 Camp Erin Lincoln

September 20-22

Carol Joy Holling Camp

Ashland, Nebraska

The Mourning Hope Grief Center is now accepting

applications for the 2019 Camp Erin® Lincoln!

Please note: Returning campers are encouraged to apply, but will be added to the wait list until all spots have been offered to new campers.

Click HERE to Apply

Camp Erin Lincoln is a free, weekend-long, overnight bereavement camp for youth who are grieving the death

of a significant person in their lives. Children and teens ages 6 to 17 attend a camp experience that combines grief education and emotional support with fun, traditional camp activities. Facilitated by professional staff and

trained volunteers from the Mourning Hope Grief Center, campers are provided a safe environment to explore

their grief, learn essential coping skills, and make

friends with peers who are also grieving.

Click HERE for Camp Details

Volunteers are needed to serve as camp counselors and as support staff to assist with the diverse camp activities.

If you are at least 18 years old, please consider volunteering for this extraordinary experience!

Space is extremely limited.

Click HERE to Volunteer