Resources for Children in the Greater Sacramento Area & Placer County
Partnering with People Who Care
Placer Institute for Families and Children
A counseling agency that specializes in helping children, families, individuals, and couples who are struggling with grief. The Placer Institute is a non-profit counseling agency that serves the community on a sliding fee scale.
Location: 6518 Lonetree Blvd, Suite 174, Rocklin, CA 95765
On-line Information: https://www.facebook.com/PlacerInstitute
Children’s Bereavement Art Group
Locations in Placer & Sacramento Counties.
Groups meet weekly. Free to any child 4-16 who has lost a significant family member within a year.
Sutter Children’s Bereavement Art Group
Guiding Teens Thru Grief
Facilitated by Patricia Allison, LMFT, MFC#51011
Marriage and family therapist who has personally experienced the loss of a spouse and raised two sons who missed their father. This support group is provided on a fee basis.
Offices located in Roseville at 1380 Lead Hill Blvd, Ste 160, and in West Sacramento at 1550 Harbor Blvd, Suite 210.
A weekend camp for children age 6 through 17 who have lost a close family member.
Directors: Lynn Hebert & Leslie Wilson, Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Camp Hope is a free weekend camp for children, ages 6 to 17, who have experienced the loss of a significant loved one. The mission of Camp Hope is to provide a safe environment for grieving kids and teens as they share memories, make new friends, and have fun. Click here to read more.
Comfort Zone Camp
A nationwide bereavement camping organization for children. Visit their website for locations and details.
Located in Modesto, Camp Erin is a free weekend camp for children who are grieving the loss of a loved one.