For 30 years, The WARM Place has provided 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.

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

Where grieving children and their families find hope.

Learn more about The WARM Place.

Learn more about The WARM Place

Your support can make a huge impact for grieving families.

“I would have never imagined that what started out as an agency with a handful of families would now be serving over 400 children at a time! What a wonderful legacy of hope and healing that has been created by our staff, families, volunteers, and donors. My hope for the next thirty years is that we are able to continue healing even more grieving hearts in our community and to truly make an impact in the lives of children.”

– Peggy Bohme, Cofounder of The WARM Place

Latest Posts

As a Nation Mourns Through Tragedy, How Do We Connect With Our Children?

By Jade Wentz | August 15, 2019

Sometimes there are things that happen in this world that affect us more personally that we could have ever imagined. National tragedies such as mass shootings leave families altered, broken, and changed that can leave us feeling unsafe. These events can even impact our own grief journeys with additional feelings to process. Some may question:…

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From WARM Place Volunteer to Executive Director

By Shelley Spikes | August 5, 2019

I want people to know that we are here for all the children and their families who are grieving a death loss, and we will continue to be here to provide support during the hardest times of their lives.”   Shelley Spikes started volunteering as a WARM Place facilitator in 2010. Nine years later she…

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How Was Your First Day of School?

By Dana Minor | July 31, 2019

Many families approach back-to-school time with excitement and enthusiasm, as it is an opportunity for a fresh start and a chance to accomplish your goals. Others are filled with anxiety and dread.  Either way, children and teens often look to their families for support, direction, and comfort.  The end of summer is fast approaching, and…

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