WHERE CHILDREN AND FAMILIES ARE EMPOWERED TO MEANINGFULLY
ENGAGE WITH THEIR GRIEF
MISSION STATEMENT

The Kentucky Center for Grieving Children and Families supports children, youth, and families as they grieve and grow.

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KENTUCKY'S NEED

Kentucky’s children need dramatically increased availability and access to child and family-specific grief support services. The numbers are telling:

  • 1 in 10 Kentucky children experience the death of a parent, caregiver, or sibling by age 18 (national average is 1 in 14)

  • Kentucky ranks #5 in the nation for childhood bereavement rates

  • Nationally, Covid-19 will increase youth bereavement between 17-30%, with children of color being disproportionately impacted

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SUPPORT US DURING THE BGCF GOOD GIVING CHALLENGE!

The need is huge, and we're ready to reach more children and teens who have suffered loss. Please donate to the KCGCF to help us add new, free community grief support groups for children and caregivers.

CLICK HERE to donate and to help heal more hearts. 

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CONTACT
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Tel. 859-813-2759

Email: kychildrengrieve@gmail.com

The Kentucky Center for Grieving Children and Families 

2333 Alexandria Drive

Lexington, KY 40504

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