Programs in Missouri
Annie's Hope ~ The Bereavement Center for Kids*
1333 W. Lockwood, Suite 104
St. Louis, MO 63122
Annie's Hope is a community based nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide comprehensive support services for children, teens and their families who are grieving the death of someone significant. It is our goal to be the "go to" bereavement center focused solely on providing the most comprehensive services to meet the needs of grieving children, adolescents and their families in the greater St. Louis region.
1935 Belt Way Dr.
St. Louis MO 631114
BJC Hospice is part of a non-profit healthcare system and as part of its commitment to serving the community, BJC Hospice offers a number of grief support programs with no fee for participants. Labyrinth is a one day teen grief retreat held in the spring and Stepping Stones is a weekend grief camp for kids ages 6-12 held each year in August. Wings on Wheels (WOW) is a mobile expressive arts therapy program which supports families, friends, school groups, spiritual communities, and other groups impacted by illness or loss.
Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care
Solace House, Camp Erin, Camp Carousel
1500 Meadow Lake Parkway Parkway, Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64114
8012 State Line Road, Suite 202
Prairie Village, KS 66208
Solace House is a grief counseling center that supports children, individuals and families who have been impacted by the death of a loved one, whether anticipated, or sudden and unexpected. Read more about Solace House.
Camp Erin is a weekend, overnight camp for teens and children who have experienced the death of someone close to them. It is a traditional, fun, high-energy camp combined with grief education and emotional support and is open to the community. Learn more about Camp Erin and how to apply.
Camp Carousel is a weekend retreat for grieving families with school-aged children and teens. It is open to the community. Learn more about Camp Carousel and how to apply.
Camp Erin St. Louis
1333 West Lockwood, Suite 104
St. Louis, MO 63122 (314) 965-5015
Camp Erin is a free, weekend bereavement camp for children and teens ages 6-17 who are grieving the death of someone close to them. It is a fun, traditional camp combined with grief education, peer bonding, and emotional support led by grief support professionals and trained volunteers.
320 North Forsyth
St. Louis, MO 63105
Kids' Clubhouse is a non-profit center for children and teens, 4-18 years old, and their families who are coping with the death of a loved one. We offer eight session support groups in the Fall and Winter. We also offer on-site grief support groups at schools in the greater St. Louis area. Additional community services include educational presentations on bereavement and grief processes, as well as consultation for schools and other community groups.
Lost & Found Grief Center*
1555 S Glenstone Ave.
Springfield, MO 65804
Lost & Found Grief Center offers therapeutic peer support groups, at no charge for children pre-school age through high school who are grieving the death of a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver. While the youth meet with their peers, parent groups meet at the same time, addressing the entire family dynamic. The support groups, coordinated and supervised by a Group Coordinator with a Masters' in Counseling and assisted by trained volunteer facilitators, meet twice a month for a 90 minute session.
Healing Hearts Grief Support, Inc.
301 Sovereign Ct. Suite #110
Ballwin, MO 63011
KAPstone House Inc.
2004 S. Joplin
Joplin, MO 64801
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 N. Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63131
Project GG: Good Grief
Hospice Angels Foundation, Inc.
Participating Cities: Kansas City, Liberty, Gallatin, Columbia, St. Louis
Provides a comfort package to bereaved children or children facing the death-related loss of a loved one.
St. Louis Children's Hospital Bereavement Program
One Children's Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
(* NAGC Member)