VIRTUAL Family Nights
Grief Support for the Whole Family
The pandemic has effected our community in so many profound ways making family grief support more important than ever. Our virtual Family Nights, offered free of charge, bring grieving families together online ahead of holidays and other special days to promote sharing and communication.
CaringMatters Family Night workshops help families learn coping tools, plan for handling celebrations, and mark the absence of their loved one(s). Art activities, facilitated by trained volunteers, encourage parents and children to create something together as a way to continue conversations about their loved ones and to help keep their memories alive.
Gilly Cannon at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-990-8904
to learn more or to register.
Por favor contactar
Mabilia Rastello at email@example.com or 717-800-1631
para obtener más información o registrarse.
For the virtual Family Nights, families will need a space where they can do an art project together, as a well as a device, preferably a tablet or computer, to access Zoom. CaringMatters will deliver all necessary art project materials a few days prior to the online workshop.
Upcoming Family Nights will be held online
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. on the following dates:
Fall Holidays & Special Days, November 10, 2022
(registration deadline: November 4)
Winter Holidays & Special Days, December 8, 2022
(registration deadline: December 2)
Valentine's Day & Special Days, February 2, 2023
(registration deadline: January 27)
Spring Holidays & Special Days, March 23, 2023
(registration deadline: March 17)
Pre-Mother's Day/Father's Day & Special Days, May 4, 2023
(registration deadline: April 28)
Each workshop is designed to be independent of the others, so that families can come to one or more as they choose.
The workshops help families:
• Express their grief and remember their loved one who died
• Honor their loved one while bringing their family closer together
• Learn coping strategies for handling holidays and special days
Appropriate for families with children ages 5-18. Space is limited. Registration is required.
Download the Family Nights Flyer
Thank you to our Family Nights sponsor,
The Newburger-Schwartz Family Foundation.