Bereavement Package…Children and Grief
Victoria Hospice Society
This pamphlet for caregivers begins with a few general comments on children & grief. A number of strategies are outlined to help children acknowledge & express their grief. Some misconceptions & facts about children’s grief are presented. The understanding of death, common reactions, & the specific requirements of children ages 3-5, 6-8, & 9-12 are discussed. A bibliography is provided. A self-help section for bereaved adolescents is also included.