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Phone: 203 634-0500
Coordinating Office
250 Pomeroy Ave., Suite 107

Meriden
Connecticut 06450
USA
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Target demographics: The Cove provides services to children throughout the state of CT at our 5 Cove Family Sites in West Hartford, New Haven, Guilford, Meriden and Stonington, CT. We also provide professional development, Cove in Schools and Community Outreach throughout the state.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 1,200

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: consider becoming a trained volunteer facilitator to support out family sites.

Geographic areas served: State of Connecticut

Programs: The Cove Family Program, "Good Grief" Schools Program, Community Outreach, and Professional Development Traiing.

Mission:
The mission of The Cove Center for Grieving Children is "to provide hope and healing for grieving children and teens."
Results:
Over 32,000 children in CT are grieving the death of a loved one, and the need for supportive services continues to grow statewide. The Cove has provided services to hundreds of families in CT during the past 17 years. The Cove added a new site last year in Stonington CT, and due to increased demand is hoping to open a new site in the Greater Hartford region in the future.

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01/30/14
After my family donated a significant amount of money, we soon realized how poorly run and managed this organization is. Their executive director is unappreciative, disrespectful, and alienates its supporters. While the cause they serve is amazing, the waste is apparent at the most important level. ... more »
10/07/13
The Cove helps grieving kids better than anyone else can. Getting together with others of their own age and learning about the manifestations of grief & strategies to handle their own confusing emotions after a family member's death has helped many young people I have known over the years as a ... more »
08/24/13
Back in the 1990's, I lost my wife to ovarian cancer. I have three children who now are in their 30's and, even today, are haunted by that tragic event. Although The Cove was in its infancy at that time, unfortunately, I was unaware of its existence. So I am very committed as Chair of The Cove's ... more »
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