News and updates from The Children's Room

New Board Members

We are proud to announce three new members have joined our board of directors: Alan Fanger, JD, of Framingham; Sam Peper, of Norwell; and Crissy Straub, M.Ed, of Lexington. “Our three new board members bring a wealth of professional experience and expertise in [...]

2021-01-14T21:14:10+00:00December 17th, 2020|News|

Grief During The Holidays: Tips & Tools To Help You Through

Grief During The Holidays: Tips & Tools To Help You Through Thanksgiving can be an especially complicated and difficult time for those who are grieving. For some, Thanksgiving ushers in the beginning of a holiday season that can feel relentless in the way [...]

2020-12-14T21:58:42+00:00November 13th, 2020|Holidays, News, Rituals|

November is National Children’s Grief Awareness Month

National Children’s Grief Awareness Month According to the 2020 Childhood Bereavement Estimation Model (CBEM) published by judi's house,  one child out of every 15 in Massachusetts will have a parent or sibling die before graduating from high school. As a culture, we are [...]

2020-11-17T20:34:42+00:00November 10th, 2020|News|

JetBlue features Maria Duffy and her Boston Marathon run.

Today, JetBlue Airways released a short documentary-style film featuring Maria Duffy, Annual Giving Manager for The Children’s Room, the leading child bereavement organization in Massachusetts. The film highlights Maria’s journey in running the virtual Boston Marathon in memory of her mom, Paula, and the [...]

2020-10-01T21:38:35+00:00September 23rd, 2020|Events, News|