Everything’s Bigger in Texas – Including A Cool Night!

A Cool Night in the Country was a Texas-sized success! With over 415 guests in attendance, this truly was our largest Cool Night, yet! We are so honored and amazed by the generosity of this community, including our event sponsors who helped make this event possible. Thanks to YOU, we exceeded our goal and raised a gross…

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Raise the fun in FUNdraising!

If you can believe it, it’s already that time of year! North Texas Giving Day 2018 is right around the corner on September 20th! You’ve probably seen plenty of publicity by now, but it’s for good reason—this year we are celebrating the 10th anniversary of this record-breaking day of giving! Since 2009, North Texas Giving…

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World Suicide Prevention Day

Out of approximately 312 families currently in our program, 54 families attend The WARM Place due to the loss of a loved one by suicide. In other words, one in every five families at The WARM Place are impacted by suicide. That is a staggering number. The numbers highlight the responsibility The WARM Place has…

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Grief Awareness Day – August 30

  National Grief Awareness Day was started in 2014 by Angie Cartwright with the intention of letting everyone know it’s okay to grieve. It is a day for us to acknowledge that grief affects us all. We recognize that there is no “right” or “correct” way to grieve.  Each person heals differently from a loss.…

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Break out Your Boots! A Cool Night in the Country

Break out your boots and mosey on over for a night of two-stepping under the stars, all benefiting children and families at The WARM Place! Guests will enjoy southern style cuisine, whiskey tasting, a live and silent auction, and so much more! Live entertainment will be provided by Raised Right Men! You do not want to miss…

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That Time of Year Again

A time most parents get excited about and most children cringe — back-to-school marks the end of relaxed schedules, sleeping in, and summer vacations. Preparing for going back to school is a whirlwind of activity. Everyone is examining their checklist: New clothes Backpack School supplies Lunchbox Carpool/bus schedule Back-to-school for a grieving child is more…

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PreK and Young Adults – Fall 2018

Pre-K Program Every fall and spring we welcome a new group of 31/2 to 5-year-olds into our PreK Group. This group meets for 10 weeks on Wednesdays from 12-1:00 pm to play, make crafts, talk about  their grief and memories of loved ones. Preschoolers who have experienced the death of a loved one are welcome…

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Make a Big Impact – It’s Easy as 1,2,3…

Today, everyone in our society is busier than ever and fulfilling our passions to help others can sometimes become difficult. Fortunately, there are several, impactful ways to give that provide ease-of-use, transparency, and dependability – making it simpler for supporters of The WARM Place to give. Read below to learn how a social media platform,…

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Fall Facilitator Training Begins in September

The WARM Place’s grief support program has been available to families since 1989. One of the reasons we have been able to provide our services at no cost is because our groups are primarily facilitated by volunteers. These wonderful volunteers dedicate their time, energy, and hearts to the children who attend The WARM Place. Volunteer…

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A Community of Support – NAGC Symposium 2018

Several WARM Place staff members recently had the opportunity to attend the National Alliance for Grieving Children (NAGC) Symposium, which was held in San Antonio, Texas, during the last week of June. The symposium is held every year to allow children’s grief agencies to come together and exchange knowledge, ideas and best practices for providing…

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