Oregonian story
Press

November 28th, 2022

The Oregonian: Dougy Center helps grieving children experience pain and loss in their own way

A circular hallway connects several playrooms at Dougy Center, the Southeast Portland nonprofit that’s provided support groups for grieving children and families for 40 years. One room houses musical instruments, another a child-size theater. A third features a padded “volcano room,” where children with explosive feelings can punch the walls and jump and throw things safely.

View Press Details

Latest News

Filter by Type:
Filter by Category:
Search By:
View Newsletter
Newsletter Feb 22 nl image

February 9th, 2022

February 2022 Newsletter
View Newsletter
View Newsletter
Newsletter Feb 22

February 8th, 2022

LYGHT Newsletter, February 2022
View Newsletter
Read More
Press KGW

January 24th, 2022

KGW News: Portland nonprofit helps kids through grief of losing parent to COVID-19
Read More
Read More
Press 2022 Duke Endowment Grant wb

January 19th, 2022

Dougy Center receives $210,000 grant from The Duke Endowment. The grant will expand grief support programs for youth in foster care.
Read More
View Newsletter
Newsletter Jan 22 nl thumb

January 7th, 2022

January 2022 Newsletter
View Newsletter
Read More
Press CNN screen

December 24th, 2021

CNN: On the first Christmas since their dad died of Covid-19, a brother and sister face grief and share 'some things we wish you were here for'
Read More
View Newsletter
Newsletter Dec 21 newsletter

December 3rd, 2021

December 2021 Newsletter
View Newsletter
Read More
Press KOIN news extra image

November 23rd, 2021

Dougy Center raises awareness for grieving children
Read More
Read More
Article POC reg

November 19th, 2021

Thank you for supporting the 2021 Portraits of Courage Campaign
Read More
View Newsletter
Newsletter Nov 21

November 16th, 2021

LYGHT Newsletter, November 2021
View Newsletter
View Newsletter
Newsletter Nov 21 nl

November 5th, 2021

November 2021 Newsletter
View Newsletter
Read More
Article Brennan C Wood Headshot 60 revlr

November 2nd, 2021

Brennan Wood writes "A Kids Book About Grief"
Read More
View Newsletter
Newsletter Oct 21 nl for web

October 8th, 2021

October 2021 Newsletter
View Newsletter
Read More
Press WP image

October 4th, 2021

Dougy Center in the News: When birthdays, songs, other things can spark grief long after a loved one’s death
Read More
Read More
Press Kptv news story

September 16th, 2021

FOX 12 Oregon: Dougy Center gala will support nonprofit's mission of helping those grieving the loss of loved ones
Read More

Share your story

Has the Dougy Center had an impact on your life? We would love to hear from you. Share how peer grief support groups, our resources, our training, or being a Dougy Center volunteer has touched your life. Your story is important.

Submit