Programs in Louisiana

Camp Erin South Louisiana*
Cancer Services
550 Lobdell Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
(225) 927-2273

Camp Erin is a free, weekend 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 weekend camp experience that combines grief education and emotional support with fun, traditional camp activities. Camp Erin is led by grief support professionals and trained volunteers.

Betty's Hope*

1120 Government St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Betty's Hope is a mobile children's bereavement program in Baton Rouge, La that provides a safe, healing environment for children ages 5-18 to manage their grief and loss. Through outreach resources and support programming for youth and their families, our goal is to help communities heal. Since October 2012 we have served 500 youth.

Healing House: Hope for Grieving Children*
PO Box 3861
Lafayette, LA 70502
(337) 234-0443
The Healing House is a non-profit agency focused on helping children ages 4-18 through grief issues in a group atmosphere. We do not provide counseling or therapy, but a safe place, where children who have experienced a death of a loved one can express their thoughts and feelings in a variety of ways.

Grief Recovery Center*
4939 Jamestown Avenue, Suite 101
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 924-6621
Our mission is to compassionately assist all those experiencing grief to move beyond the pain of loss, isolation, and loneliness through support, education, and counseling in the process of healing.We provide individual and family grief counseling, as well as support groups for adults and for children.

Seasons Grief & Loss Center 
654 Brockenbraugh Court
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 834-5957

The Shannon Cox Counseling Center
Family & Youth Counseling Agency
220 Louie Street
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601

A Place That Warms the Heart
3410 Shadow Wood Drive
Haughton, LA 71037
(318) 671-7747

Camp Brave Hearts
Hospice of Acadiana, Inc.
2600 Johnston Street
Lafayette, LA 70503
(800) 738-2226
Camp Brave Hearts is a 2 day camp for children who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Our focus is children from 7-11 for the summer camp in July.  
Angelle Pearce    

(* NAGC Member)