When tragedy strikes a community, we all feel it. We mourn as a community as we try to understand and find possible answers. We instinctively want to protect ourselves, our children, our loved ones.
Tu Nidito Children and Family Services is here to support our community’s children and families through the grieving process. Parents or caregivers may find it challenging to explain tragic events to children but we encourage caregivers to be truthful and straightforward. Age-appropriate honesty between caregiver/adult and the child is an essential part of the grieving process.
Following are some tips and suggestions for parents and caregivers of grieving children:
All of Tu Nidito’s services are provided at no cost to the families who need them. All of those affected by the tragedy or any death loss should contact Tu Nidito at 520.322.9155.
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