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Welcome to the National Centre for Childhood Grief

The National Centre for Childhood Grief (NCCG) provides loving support in a safe place, where children grieving a death can share their experience, as they learn to live with its impact on their lives.

The NCCG was founded in 1994 by Mal and Di McKissock, OAM, who are both internationally recognised for their expertise in the specialist field of childhood bereavement.

The centre also provides education and training for individuals, schools and other organisations handling the grief of children and young people.

The NCCG is a not-for-profit charity which operates at ‘A Friend’s Place’ in Sydney, Australia.

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The NCCG is funded by individual and corporate donations. There are a number of ways supporters can help. We are grateful to all of our generous donors who support the important programs we provide.

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Kids and Grief

We know that the way children express their grief is often different to the way most adults express their own grief. The NCCG provides various programs of support.

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The NCCG offers a variety of courses in bereavement counselling.

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Access articles, useful websites, CDs and books on childhood grief.

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Hear from some of the families who have come to the National Centre of Childhood Grief for support.

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