Reinforcement in the Aftermath of Suicide by LaRita Archibald

Ryan’s Place, like many of you, follows several blogs looking for inspiration in the midst of grief and often unanswered questions. The Gift of Second, is a blog for those that have lost a loved one to suicide and offers hope, encouragement, understanding and community. Here is their latest post that we found inspiring. Hope you do too!

First Annual Camp Hope Was A Huge Success!

First Annual Camp Hope Was A Huge Success!

This summer, Ryan’s Place launched Camp Hope, a day camp for grieving children ages seven through fourteen. Ryan’s Place has had camps in the past but this was a reinvention of previous camps complete with a new name and a new format. The camp was open to any second...
8 Myths of Children and Grief

8 Myths of Children and Grief

Myth #1: Children do not grieve, or only grieve when they reach a certain age.
Fact: Children grieve at any age. The way grief is expressed depends on the child’s age, development, and experience.