About Your Gift


Why it's needed

  • Over 4,000 children in New York City experience the death of a parent or sibling each year.

  • 20-25% will have psychological or behavioral problems.

  • A Caring Hand is the only non-profit in Manhattan solely dedicated to helping them cope, connect, and continue to remember.


Gift ideas

  • $100,000  Fund 45 families' specialized assessments & attendance in weekly and monthly groups for 1 year

  • $50,000    Fund new 11-week groups in Brooklyn and Queens 

  • $30,000    Sponsor 15 families to attend an 11-week group

  • $20,000    Sponsor 10 families to attend group sessions

  • $10,000    Sponsor traumatic grief treatment for 4 families

  • $ 2,000      Fund an expert grief specific evaluation for 10 children

  • $ 1,500      Fund a child to attend an 11-week group

  • $    500      Fund pizza for a month of groups

  • ​$    100      Fund art supplies for a monthly drop in group

  • $      50      Fund books and supplies for a weekly group

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Watch Our Video

Watch Our Video

Every year over 4,000 children in New York City lose a loved one. Our video highlights the children and families we have helped.

Our Programs

Our Programs

We help grieving children and families year round connect with each other and learn how to cope with their grief.

Support Us

Support Us

Your support as a volunteer or donor is greatly appreciated and helps us to offer the best services for children and their families.

Thank you for support

Thank you for support

Our Stories of Hope Annual Gala 2018 honored Adam Schefter of ESPN and Samantha Myer and the Myer Family. With your help we are able to offer our services to more New York City children and families!