Events

Data Basics

Given limited resources and stretched capacity, data collection procedures and program evaluation strategies at the individual program level often fall short in terms of identifying gaps in service, areas for growth, and program impact. Today, philanthropic giving demands quantifiable return on investment in exchange for donations and grants. Combining nearly 20 years of experience in […]

Manage “A Win-Win: Utilizing Interns to Support Your Agency while Training Future Grief Professionals”

Zoom

The students of today will soon become your employees and colleagues of tomorrow. Interns can provide a critical resource for agencies to enhance current efforts, grow, and develop new strategies; they also provide a way for your agency to develop competent professionals and “pay it forward”. Join us for this collaborative session to explore ways […]

Connect, Build, and Grow! Combing group work, play therapy and Lego building to explore grief

Zoom

Discover how building Legos can also build social-emotional well-being! This interactive workshop focuses on the use of Lego-based therapeutic interventions for exploring grief. Participants will learn about the “Skillful Builders” model and will explore the benefits of group play therapy to better understand and cope with grief. Participants will also learn therapeutic techniques for implementing […]

Partnering with Schools to Support Grieving Children

Zoom

Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures and during the pandemic, OUR HOUSE had to pivot several times to meet the urgent need for grief support services in our heavily impacted community. Since 1997 we have provided school-based grief support groups in the second largest district in the nation but found ourselves needing to find new […]

Exploring the Role of Social Media in Child and Adolescent Grief

Zoom

Social media is an integral part of almost everyone’s life today, especially children and adolescents. This form of connection can digitally put them in contact with others who may share their thoughts and feelings when physical contact is not wanted or available. These connections can provide much-needed support for a child or adolescent who is […]

25th National Symposium on Children’s Grief

Rosen Centre 9840 International Dr, Orlando, FL

The 25th National Symposium on Children’s Grief will take place on June 29 – July 1, 2022, in Orlando, Florida. The National Alliance for Children’s Grief (NACG) Symposium is the longest-running and most comprehensive Childhood Bereavement Symposium offered in the United States. The NACG Symposium draws more than 400 children’s grief support professionals and volunteers […]

Data and Evaluation Training Series: Program Evaluation Basics Live Interactive Webinar

Zoom

Given limited resources and stretched capacity, data collection procedures and program evaluation strategies at the individual program level often fall short in terms of identifying gaps in service, areas for growth, and program impact. Today, philanthropic giving demands a quantifiable return on investment in exchange for donations and grants. Combining nearly 20 years of experience […]

Rebuilding & Reengaging: School-Based Grief Support Post Pandemic Live Interactive Webinar

Zoom

We know the impact that COVID-19 has had on students' social development, mental health, and academic progress. This experience has also significantly changed how our schools operate. Schools with high levels of grief that need support have competing priorities and limited staff capacity. This presentation will identify some of the various barriers to school-based grief […]

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Webinar

Zoom

We know that grandparents enter situations of raising grandchildren for many different reasons including but not limited to drug use, overdose, and death of one or both parents. Please join us to hear from a panel of grandparents who are currently raising grandchildren. Hear from them about their success, their challenges, and advice that they […]

NACG Regional Conference 2022: No Child Grieves Alone (Whitefish, MT)

O'Shaughnessy Cultural Arts Center 1 Central Ave, Whitefish

The National Alliance for Children's Grief (NACG) is proud to announce our inaugural six-state Regional Conference tour entitled "No Child Grieves Alone." Thanks to the support of our host members in bereavement centers across the United States and our funding partner, the New York Life Foundation, we will support communities in building back after the […]

NACG Regional Conference 2022: No Child Grieves Alone (Lincoln, NE)

Firespring 1201 Infinity Court, Lincoln

The National Alliance for Children's Grief (NACG) is proud to announce our inaugural six-state Regional Conference tour entitled "No Child Grieves Alone." Thanks to the support of our host members in bereavement centers across the United States and our funding partner, the New York Life Foundation, we will support communities in building back after the […]