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Remembering Sandy Hook: Providing Grief and Crisis Support

Remembering Sandy Hook: Providing Grief and Crisis Support

Today marks the three-year anniversary since the unthinkable happened at Sandy Hook Elementary School. AFSA pauses to remember and honor the 20 students and six adults, including Principal Dawn Hochsprung, an AFSA member, who tragically lost their lives that day. AFSA is proud to be a founding partner, along with several other leading national education organizations, of the Coalition to […]

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Show Support on National Children’s Grief Awareness Day

Today is National Children’s Grief Awareness Day and we take the time to focus on the importance of addressing childhood bereavement. The Shared Grief Project and New York Life Foundation share a message about how to show support on this significant day with this new resource available: Childhood bereavement is surprisingly common:¬†one in every seven Americans loses a sibling or […]

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