We have curated a selection of books, websites, and videos about death and grief. All of the books are owned by the Ridgefield Library or are available for download.
This page will be updated with more resources, so check back regularly.
Videos and printable activities for young children
Writing-based activities for grieving children
Reading list organized by suggested age level, compiled by the Cove Center for Grieving Children
Nonprofit organization that raises awareness about the needs of children and teens who are grieving a death and provides education and resources for anyone who supports them
Detailed booklet published by the American Academy of Pediatrics
Talk on rethinking how children’s grief is addressed, and how to create a supportive environment which emphasizes the holistic needs of bereaved families
Episode from NPR's Life Kit podcast, originally published on April 26, 2019.