Welcome to Dougy Center

Our Story

Find out about Dougy Center’s origin story and why we are committed to providing local peer grief support, resources, and training locally, nationally, and internationally. We invite you to check out our mission statement and to learn more about our commitment to equity and inclusion.

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The Dougy Center Model

Dougy Center has received national and international acclaim for our peer grief support model for helping children cope before and after the death of a family member. The Dougy Center Model has been replicated in over 500 sites throughout the world and is considered a ‘gold standard’ of practice in the field of grief and loss.

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Our People

Meet Team Dougy! We are a dedicated, compassionate, and knowledgeable team who provide the award-winning support and service that has made Dougy Center the international authority on helping children cope with their grief before and after a death.

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Our FAQs

We love questions! If you’re looking for some answers about Dougy Center, all in one place, visit our FAQs page.

Most admired and charity navigator

Dougy Center has 100% Four-Star Rating with Charity Navigator, and is recognized annually as one of Oregon's Most Admired Nonprofits through the Portland Business Journal.

Find Grief Support

Locate peer grief support groups around the world.