Camp Good Grief

Camp provides a safe and compassionate environment for children and teens going into 3rd through 8th grades to explore their grief issues with peers and enjoy the outdoors. HopeWest staff and trained volunteers guide campers through activities such as art, music, and...

Equine Therapy Grief Group

Learn about yourself and others by participating in activities with horses and then discussing feelings, behaviors and patterns. There is a $25 fee for this group, but scholarships are available. Please contact us for dates and availability. Grand Junction: Brittni...

School Programs

HopeWest Kids sponsors grief groups in most area schools. If you would like to meet with other kids in a group, ask your school counselor if there is a group at your school. Groups are free. For information please call (970) 245-5377 or email...

Boomerang Group

Boomerang offers continued support for kids of all ages who have had a loss and who have previously attended a grief group. It is also an opportunity for kids who have not attended any programs to “ease into” talking about their loss with other kids. attend. ...

Teen Retreat

Fall 2018 Bar 7 Ranch • Meeker, CO This camp is designed to meet the specific needs of older teens who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Our staff and volunteers will provide a supportive environment for teens to work through their grief, learn coping skills...

Itty Bitty Day Camp

Itty Bitty Camp is designed for kids entering kindergarten through second grade who are dealing with the death of a loved one. Children will engage in fun and helpful activities centered on a fun theme like Wild West or Cars, which will help them address, express and...

Mt. Redcloud Soul Summit

Summer 2018  This transformative outdoor challenge will allow teens to experience the healing power of nature through guided exercises including hiking Mt. Redcloud, camping, journaling and building friendships with other teens experiencing similar life challenges....