Programs in Minnesota

Brighter Days Grief Center*
8925 Aztec Drive Suite #1
Eden Prairie, MN 55347
Brighter Days Grief Center is a Minnesota nonprofit providing support to anyone anticipating or coping with the death of a beloved family member. Our unique model of care provides children, teens, young adults and their families access to free services, resources, and peer-based programs, activities, and events. Our focus encompasses the logistical, psycho social and financial aspects of grief by collaborating with other grief and caregiver-related organizations. We work closely with schools, funeral homes, hospices and community leaders to ensure that families have the most compassionate and accessible care available to them. 

Camp Erin Twin Cities*
Fairview Youth Grief Services
201 East Nicollet Blvd
Burnsville, MN 55337
(952) 892-2796

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.

Growing Through Grief*
Park Nicollet Foundation
700 South 5th Street
Hopkins, Minnesota 55427
Growing Through Grief is an in-tensive school based grief support program provid-ing peer support groups, individual counseling, death re-lated crisis support to school districts, and community education around the topic of childhood grief.

Hearts of Hope Family Grief Camp*
Children's Grief Connection

72351 Pine River Road
Willow River, Minnesota 55795
We operate grief camps that provide an encouraging environment and support network to families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, grandparent or other significant friend.  Our program provides opportunities for families to meet other families whose loved one has died and to share feelings and memories as well as all the typical fun camp activities.  Our Community Grief Connection Program offer schools consultation and education following a school crisis and also speakers for groups and organizations on general grief education.

Youth Grief Services*
201 East Nicollet Boulevard
Burnsville, MN 55337
(952) 892-2111

Children's Hospitals and Clinics
345 N Smith Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102
(651) 220-6000 toll-free

St. Mary's Grief Support Center
407 East Third Street
Duluth, MN 55805
(218) 786-4402

(* NAGC Member)