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Support for Kids

Kids Path is a distinctive program of AuthoraCare Collective that supports children coping with serious illness and loss.

Through Kids Path’s grief services, licensed counselors provide individual counseling, support groups and workshops for children aged 4-18 who are coping with the death or serious illness of a loved one.

Kids Path

One-On-One Counseling for Children and Teens

Children and teens (ages 4-18) can come to Kids Path for individual grief counseling.

More about one-on-one counseling

Support Groups and Workshops for Kids

Kids Can!

February 18, 2021 | 6:00 pm8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until February 27, 2021

A monthly group for children ages 6-16 who have a family member with cancer. Emotional support and education are provided through activities, expressive arts and group discussion.  Parents meet in their own group to share concerns and to support each other.  KidsPath counselors work alongside ARMC staff members to facilitate the meetings. Call 336.532.0123 to… Read More

Kids Can!

January 21, 2021 | 6:00 pm8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until February 27, 2021

A monthly group for children ages 6-16 who have a family member with cancer. Emotional support and education are provided through activities, expressive arts and group discussion.  Parents meet in their own group to share concerns and to support each other.  KidsPath counselors work alongside ARMC staff members to facilitate the meetings. Call 336.532.0123 to… Read More

Resources for Kids

December 17, 2019

How to Talk to Children and Teens about Suicide Loss

It can feel daunting to explain suicide to a child, particularly if you are already coping with confusion and shock…. Read More

November 18, 2019

Social Media and Grieving Teens

Kids Path counselors often get questions from the caregivers of teenagers about whether social media apps like Snapchat and Instagram… Read More

October 23, 2019

When a Death Changes Everything: Supporting Children Through “Secondary Loss”

For kids and teens, grieving the loss of a loved one can sometimes be further complicated by related changes. The… Read More

September 16, 2019

Why Grieving Kids Get “Clingy”

Separation anxiety can be a common response to a significant loss for preschool or elementary-age children. You may find that… Read More