The following resources will elaborate on and provide additional helpful information on the following topics.

Kids Help Phone


Free, anonymous and confidential professional phone counselling and online counselling, available 24/7 for kids and youth 20 years of age and younger.

Preparing for a student’s death

How children grieve

After a student’s death from suicide

After a suicide: A toolkit for schools (2nd Ed.)

Other considerations after the student death

For more information about how to help children prepare to attend funerals, memorials, and other ceremonies, see:  

Funerals, memorials, and other rituals 

Attending funerals, memorials, and other rituals 

Preparing children for funerals and memorials

Taking a pro-active approach to student death 

Grief and death education toolkit for school settings 

Resources for educators

For more helpful resources, see Resources for Educators.