The WARM Place provides grief support for children ages 3 ½ - 18 and their families as well as young adults 19 - 25 who have experienced the death of a loved one.

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The WARM Place Grief Support Center for Children in Fort Worth, TX

Where grieving children and their families find hope.

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Mending the hearts of grieving children since 1989.

Bittersweet Mother’s Day

By Shelley Spikes | May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mother’s Day can be difficult for those that have had a child die. Recently we asked moms in our adult women’s group on sibling loss night what Mother’s Day means to them. They had a lot to say…. “My children have been my greatest joy, but also my soul-piercing, deepest sorrow. When Nick died, I…

To our volunteers…

By Shelley Spikes | April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

April is Volunteer Appreciation month. Seems like a fitting time to highlight some of the things that make you all such special people to us, the things that make you our family. THANK YOU for sacrificing your valuable time with your family, friends, pets and jobs to be here with us and our grieving families.…

My Child Doesn’t Seem to be Grieving

By Shelley Spikes | April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the primary concerns I hear from families when they call for services at The WARM Place is that one or more of their children don’t seem to be grieving. This apparent lack of feelings is very deceptive and can be confusing for adults and other observers. It’s easy to jump to conclusions, but…