During COVID-19, Children’s Grief Connection is offering free online grief support groups for parents, college students, and teens. Our online grief support groups create life giving connections. Click the button below to be notified when registration opens for these groups.

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HELPING GRIEVING FAMILIESSince 2001, Children’s Grief Connection has helped over 700families heal and find hope after the tragic loss of a lovedone. One way we help is through free weekend retreats atHearts of Hope Family Grief Camp. Here you’ll find a safespace to share the pain of grief, connect with other grievingfamilies, and experience the…

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Our first annual Moving with Grief 5k was held Saturday, August 22nd, 2020. Thank you to all the participants and to our sponsors (see below). We were able to raise $2,778! This is well over our goal for the first year of holding this event. Thank you to our dedicated board members Brenna Rothmeier and…

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For almost 25 years, Children’s Grief Connection has provided care, connection, and community to almost one thousand families grieving the death of a loved one. Our organization recognizes grief as a universal human process and that all who mourn benefit and learn from being invited into a caring community. Our bereavement camp, Hearts of Hope Family Grief Camp, welcomes…

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Children’s Grief Connection with the endorsement  of MFDA is launching the “Pandemic Roundtable”, a free  virtual meeting place for Funeral Directors. The Roundtable is an open forum for funeral directors and their employees  to address challenges faced during the COVID 19 pandemic and discuss strategies and solutions. The Roundtable meets on Zoom, Wednesdays, May 20 …

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Please see this statement from our Executive Director and Board President: Given the risk of spreading COVID-19 through social contact, Children’s Grief Connection is until further notice canceling all in-person activities. Unfortunately, this means that the rescheduled May 15-17 Hearts of Hope Family Grief Camp at Big Sandy Camp in McGregor, MN has been canceled.…

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