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Support in a Safe Place

The Dougy Center provides support in a safe place where children, teens, young adults, and their families grieving a death can share their experiences.

We provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief. We are supported solely through private support from individuals, foundations and companies. The Dougy Center does not charge a fee for its services.

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Pathways Program for Families Facing Life-Shortening Illnesses

10/21/14

The Dougy Center for Grieving Children & Families announces the start of the Pathways Program for children, teens, and families facing a life-shortening illness.

The Pathways Program will hold its first support groups in late October 2014.

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Fall Event 2014 - Portraits of Courage

10/22/14

Save the date for The Dougy Center’s Annual Fall Luncheon ~ Portraits of Courage

Please join us and learn more about The Dougy Center’s work with grieving children and families.

November 11,  2014
Reception at 11:30 a.m.
Lunch and program, Noon to 1:00 p.m.
Sentinel Hotel, 614 Southwest 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon

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Dine & Donate - Proceeds go to The Dougy Center

10/21/14

Thank you to Baja Fresh Mexican Grill & Boardwalk Fries, Burgers & Shakes for generously supporting grieving children & families in our community (see flyer for participating locations.)

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Vital Human Feldenkrais Marathon to Benefit The Dougy Center

10/21/14

Attend the Vital Human Feldenkrais Marathon and take part in this unique opportunity.

All proceeds benefit the grieving children and families of The Dougy Center.

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books & dvds

Resources for parents, teachers, and others helping children in grief. Plus activity books for children grieving a death. Learn More learn more arrow

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For Kids: Activities and information to help kids in grief. Learn More learn more arrow

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...for teens

Information and support for teens by teens. Learn More learn more arrow