Comfort Zone Camp; Sandwich/Boston
Free weekend overnight bereavement camps offered to children 7-17 who have lost a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver. Travel assistance available.
Children’s Room; Arlington
Extensive resources are provided for children, teens, and adults. They offer family-based peer support groups on-site and help facilitate peer support groups in area schools. Consultations and a variety of educational grief programs and workshops are also offered.
The Good Grief Program; Boston
A large variety of resources are available to help adults help children through their grief journey.
Grief After a Substance Passing (GRASP); Salem
http://grasphelp.org/meetings/(Click on Salem, Mass., chapter)
A Grief Recovery Support Group for those who have lost someone to substance abuse & addiction or overdose. Contact GRASPNorthShoreMA@gmail.com for more information and meeting times.
Samaritans Hope: Suicide Prevention; Boston & Framingham
Extensive resources are available, including resources for teens. Grief support groups are available in a variety of locations throughout Massachusetts.
Camp Erin; Boston
Camp Erin is a bereavement camp for children and teens, ages 6-17, who have experienced the death of someone close to them.
Beacon Hospice; Various locations throughout Mass.
Support groups available.
Jeff’s Place; Wayland, Mass.
Free support groups for children, preschool through high school, coping with a meaningful death loss. Simultaneous adult caregiver groups offered.
Rick’s Place; Wilbraham
Providing bereavement support to families with young children and area schools at no cost.
Bertolon Center for Grief & Healing; North Shore and Greater Boston Area
Comprehensive support for adults and children in all stages of the grieving process. Facilitated by compassionate and specially trained bereavement professionals, our support groups help you understand the grieving process, learn ways to manage grief and find the strength to heal in a supportive setting.
Hope Floats; Kingston
Offering bereavement support groups and day-long support retreats free of charge to the community. We also partner with Cranberry Hospice of Plymouth, hosting bereavement groups and programs for adults and children.