How to support grieving children and their families.

This year, to recognize Children’s Grief Awareness Day on November 19, we asked our bereavement partners to contribute to a blog series that encourages broader conversations about bereavement and grief support.

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Children's Grief Awareness Month

How to support grieving children and their families.

This year, to recognize Children’s Grief Awareness Day on November 19, we asked our bereavement partners to contribute to a blog series that encourages broader conversations about bereavement and grief support.


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Let's get better at grief.

There's no one-size fits all approach to supporting someone who's grieving.

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Living and loving with grief as a parent.

A mother's perspective and personal story of parenting through grief and how she and her two children pieced together a new version of their lives, together.

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A mother guides her bereaved son’s path to resilience.

The children’s book series, Kai’s Journey, provides insight into a critical resilience resource for bereaved children and their own bereaved parent.

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Grief interrupted.

Discover a four task framework to help children and their families overcome loss due to COVID-19 and the unique challenges it poses to grieving.

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Stories to inspire and share.

We believe that New York Life not only has the ability, but also the responsibility, to help people in the communities where we live and work. We hope you are inspired by what we stand for and how we go about spreading the good.

StoryCorps – Father's Day launch

Remembering loved ones on Father's Day (courtesy of Bo's Place in Houston, TX).

Grief Reach award winners share perspective on grant’s impact

For the seventh year in a row, the New York Life Foundation in partnership with the National Alliance for Grieving Children is proud to offer the Grief Reach grant program.

New York Life and City Year: A powerful partnership

For the past three years, the New York Life Foundation and City Year have partnered to build a standard, scalable afterschool program across City Year's network in 28 U.S. cities.