Upcoming Events

Arkansas Programs

Good Mourning Grief Support Groups

Good Mourning Grief Support Groups are for any child or teen, ages Kindergarten through high school, who have experienced the death of a family member or friend. There are also support groups available for the adults in the family. There is no charge for the program, but a completed application is required for each child or teen. For fall 2019, the Parent Orientation will be Tuesday, September 24, at 6:00 p.m. and all groups begin Tuesday, October 1, at 6:00 p.m. Click here to apply online. For more information call 501-364-7000.

Alliance for Grief and Loss

The Alliance for Grief and Loss is an informal coalition of helping professionals interested in grief and loss issues. All meetings are at Arkansas Children's Hospital Professional Building 1 (formerly East Campus) unless otherwise noted, have a program related to grief and loss, and are brown-bag lunch meetings. Please email for more information or to be added to the email mailing list for the Alliance for Grief and Loss. Meetings for the 2019-20 academic year will begin Monday, August 26. All are welcome. 

Next meeting: Monday, August 26, 11:30 am-1:00 pm - "Dealing with Interests in Bioethics: What’s Best, What’s Good Enough, What’s Reasonable" - Dr. Micah Hester

International Wave of Light (honoring and remembering infant losses)

Learn more about the 2019 International Wave of Light Ceremony

Resolve Through Sharing Training for Perinatal Death and RTS Coordinators

Conway Regional Medical Center--Conway, AR
November 13-14
Click here to learn more and to register

Free Support Groups offered at The Studio in Little Rock

  • Love & Loss—Therapeutic Art Group for Moms who have lost a child
  • Trauma Mamas—For Moms with Difficult Births
  • Aloe Vera for the Soul—Support Group for Healthcare Providers

For more information and for reservations, go to

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention—Arkansas Chapter

For updates on education events and Out of the Darkness walks, visit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention website

Online Education