Sending our best wishes for the holidays from The Cove Center for Grieving Children.  We hope you can make an end of year gift to support much needed services for grieving children and teens.

It is sometimes difficult for grieving children and families during this time of year.  Please see our Resources Page for helpful articles on dealing with the busy holiday season. _______________________________________________________________ 


Tickets are still available to
Capturing The Dramatic Moment:
Seeing The World In Pictures

Thursday, November 29, 2018 
Yale University 
6:30 - 9:00 pm  

With Canon Explorer of Light  
Tyler Stableford  

LIMITED TO 100 Guests
to Benefit The Cove

Learn more     
Here is a flyer on the event.


Online Registration for Camp Erin Connecticut,a free camp for grieving children and teens ages 6-17 years will open at the end of the year.  Learn more here. 


Our thanks to Platinum Organizational Sponsor:   

Our thanks to Bronze Organizational Sponsor:


Learn how your company can become a Cove Organizational Sponsor in 2018. Learn more here.  

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The Cove has earned the GuideStar Exchange Platinum Seal demonstrating our commitment to transparency.


Proud Member of The National Alliance for Grieving Children








Welcome to The Cove  

Connecticut's Resource for Grieving Children

For program inquiries or more information,
please call (203) 634-0500 or contact us here.  

The Cove Center for Grieving Children
250 Pomeroy Avenue, Suite 107
Meriden, CT  06450 



The Cove provides family and school-based programs utilizing the peer support group concept for helping children, teens and families work with their unresolved grief due to the death of someone significant in their lives. The Cove also provides professional development and training for adults working with children and teens.

The Cove Center for Grieving Children provides family-based peer-support groups for children during a 20 week program that runs from September through June. These sessions are held at each of our 7 Cove sites located at community locations in:    

  • EASTON - Serving Newtown/Fairfield County
  • EAST HARTFORD - Sponsored in 2018 by 
  • WEST HARTFORD -  Sponsored in FY17-18 by  

All contact with sites and registration for programs is made through the Coordinating Office in Meriden at (203) 634-0500.  

The Cove also provides Cove in Schools Programming through our "Good Grief" Program, Professional Development Training, Camp Erin and Community Outreach and referrals.  See our Programs page for more information on Cove services.

You can download our Brochure, Newsletter and Professional Fees Flyer Information by clicking the icons on the sidebar.