Mission: The mission of Jeff’s Place is to facilitate healthy integration of loss for children, teens, and their families by helping them feel connected with each other and less alone in their grief journey. No bereaved child or teen should grieve alone.
Results: To-Date we have served over 500 participants from over 38 towns and cities across MA.
Target demographics: grieving children and families
Direct beneficiaries per year: 130 individuals
Geographic areas served: the Boston MetroWest community
Programs: free clinician-led, peer support groups; individual and family therapy; educational trainings and crisis management intervention
My widowed friend has seen her son benefit greatly from this program. She recommends it highly to others who find themselves in this situation where bereavement counseling is needed. It makes me happy to know that this type of support is available in the local community.