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Helping a Child Grieve

Children experience many of the same feelings that adults do when someone close to them dies, but their grief process differs from an adult’s in several important ways.

Learn about normal reactions of children, some of the feelings they may be experiencing, what you can do, and what you should not do by clicking on the links below.  

Ele's Place offers support to children, teens, and families who experience the death of a loved one. Find out more about them by clicking on their page in the right hand column. 


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Fostering Success Michigan is a program of The New Foster Care that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline." 

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