There are many ways to give and change the world for children and families who are grieving. Sharing your time and talent with Good Grief promises to be a rewarding experience, and we always welcome new ideas! We hope you’ll get involved and join our community of passionate, kind, and inspiring volunteers. You’ll quickly see that hope lives here at Good Grief.
Get Involved by filling out our online form.
Volunteer Facilitators make all the difference by creating a safe and caring environment where children, teens, and families can express themselves, care for each other, and rebuild their lives together. Our facilitators listen without judgment or criticism and offer hope by building an understanding community.
The comprehensive training is an engaging experience which develops skills, reframes ideas about death and bereavement, explores the complexity of the grieving process and variables that impact grief, and provides a personally transformative experience. 100% of our 250+ facilitators agree they would “highly recommend” our training to others.
July 27-30, 2018 (Morristown) 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
August 17-20, 2018 (Princeton) 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
January 18-21, 2019 (Morristown & Princeton) 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Make Good Grief a formative part of your educational experience. Good Grief interns have the opportunity to assist with the planning, development, and implementation of organizational initiatives for the Program, Development, and Marketing teams. These opportunities give the interns a hands-on experience and insight into the management of a non-profit organization and learn about programming in childhood bereavement, all within a cultivating and supportive work environment.
To apply, please email or mail a completed application to the desired location of your internship.
Click here to download the Internship Program Application.
Members of the community can get an introduction to our mission, programs, and facilities by attending one of our impactful open houses. If you are considering finding a way to get involved with Good Grief, whether as a volunteer, donor, or advocate in the community a tour of our center is the best way to find out more, ask questions, meet staff, and become a part of our community. Open houses are approximately 75 minutes long and offer a quick, but thorough introduction to all things Good Grief!
Individual and group tours can also be arranged by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or 908-522-1999.
NOTE: This tour is not for interested peer support program participants. Please contact one of our Family Coordinators to learn more about enrolling in our programs.